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Business in China 101: Baidu + Google = Baigoo

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Geddit?

You've used Baidu and you've used Google, but have you used Baigoo?

This search engine aggregator (whose, er, slightly familiar logo is pictured above) searches both Google and Baidu at the same time. Results are presented in a single, split broswer window.

Will Google or the newly cash-rich Baidu decide that the blatant piracy of their logos is worth getting excited about? Or will they decide that it's just good publicity?

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