Editor’s Note: This is the TechSummit Lead, a technology recap that goes beyond the headlines.
- Google is removing ads from the right side of its desktop search results, with ads only being on the top/bottom of the page. The company may show an additional ad above the search results for “highly commercial queries.”
- Salesforce has acquired Palo Alto, Calif.-based PredictionIO to build out its machine learning capabilities.
- According to Samsung, Samsung Pay has over five million registered users and has processed over $500 million in the six months after its launch.