back to article Alibaba takes ANOTHER swing at Google with search engine launch

Google’s odds of clinging onto market share in the hugely competitive China search market just got longer after local e-commerce giant Alibaba entered the fray with a search engine under the banner of its Aliyun cloud division. Responding to an El Reg request for more info on breaking news reports, an Alibaba Group spokeswoman …

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Anonymous Coward

Does the average Joe in China even know Google?

I've been to Beijing and Shanghai a couple times. Few people I spoke to knew Google and even if they did, they didn't have any interest in using it over Baidu.

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Ah yes, Alibaba...

...that quality market for the purveyors of quality goods.

Pinarello Dogma 2 frames for as little as £600. They're genuine. Honest. We don't know why any of the high street retailers are charging £4,000. They must be rippiing you off. Because the genuines we sell are only £600. So what if the seat tube is all wrong, and the colours are from last year. Ours are genuine and won't smash into a million pieces on the first pothole impaling you with dodgy carbon fibre. No sirree.

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Anonymous Coward

Re: Ah yes, Alibaba...

Well, if you're spending that amount on a toy you probably don't have a life worth living anyway.

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Re: Ah yes, Alibaba...

To be fair - both of these frames are most likely made on the same production line - expensive one on the day shift, the other one on the night shift:)

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