Sogou Is Reportedly Being Courted By Baidu, Qihoo 360 And Tencent For An Acquisition

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http://techcrunch.com – Chinese Internet companies Baidu, Tencent and Qihoo 360 are reportedly competing to purchase Sogou, Sohu‘s search business. Sina Tech’s report cites unnamed sources in the investment industry (link via Google Translate) and Sogou CEO Wang Xiaoquan has already taken to his Sina Weibo account to brush off the report as “unreliable,” but it’s worth noting that rumors of two recent acquisitions–PPS by Baidu and Alibaba’s purchase of a stake in Sina Weibo–both turned out to be true. According to Sina Tech’s sources, Sogou, the third largest s (IT news)