CORRECTED – CORRECTED-Baidu aims for mobile search to match PCs

(Corrects story from June 8 to say that Baidu aims to have the
same level of market share in mobile devices as in PCs, not a
79 percent share)

BEIJING, June 8 (BestGrowthStock) – China’s top Internet search
company Baidu (BIDU.O: ) wants to see the same level of market
share in its mobile search as with PCs, a senior executive said
on Tuesday.

Baidu General Manager for Corporate Development Tang Hesong
quoted from research that showed that the company had a 76
percent share of China’s PC search market.

The Chinese search engine captured more than 64 percent of
China’s search market in the first quarter, up from 58.4
percent in the fourth quarter, according to research firm
Analysys International.

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(Reporting by Huang Yuntao and Ken Wills; Editing by Chris
Lewis)

CORRECTED – CORRECTED-Baidu aims for mobile search to match PCs