Here is the interview of Robin Li, CEO of Baidu, in the Web2.0 Summit. I had the honor to work with Robin and team with their first mobile search product with Nokia back in 2005 ( 5 years ago). When we met he said the success of Baidu would be to keep focus on search.
Even at that time we discussed the vision of the ” Magic Search Box” that what ever you type in you find and it happen….
It is interesting how Google has left the focus only on search for many different things. As social is now becoming a key part of search and new emerging opportunities around Twitter Search…. I am sure we will see