Google is aiding it's competitor in China mainland in an indirect way. Google shut down (A new approach to China: an update) it's search engine in China two weeks ago.
This morning Baidu passed $600 price mark in U.S. public markets. Baidu is now expect to reach $690 price mark.
Even before Google left China, Baidu was already strong in China in multiple fronts and now the third largest search engine in the world.
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