Chinese search engine giant Baidu (BIDU) bested Google (GOOG) because "we did try harder," said...

|By:, SA News Editor

Chinese search engine giant Baidu (BIDU) bested Google (GOOG) because "we did try harder," said CEO Robin Li. Although facing the same censorship, bureaucracy, and slow 'net connections, Baidu nevertheless owns 99% of the market. Google has accused Chinese officials of favoritism to local web companies.