During Yahoo's annual shareholders meeting, the company announced that it has entered into a partnership with Oracle to make Yahoo the default search provider for Java.
Microsoft announced that, like Google did earlier this year, it will also start ranking mobile-optimized websites higher in its Bing search engine.
Google intends to make the interaction with the Internet of Things more seamless by removing the need for apps where it's not practical, with its new project called the "Physical Web."
Google pushes for more security on the web with the new change in its search algorithm that boosts ranking for websites using HTTPS encryption.
Following a ruling by a European Commission earlier this month, Google now has a form that lets users submit a request to remove links to personal data to be removed from searches.
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