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March 15, 2010 at 1:37 PM

Report: Facebook overtakes Google.com in U.S.

Experian Hitwise is reporting that Facebook hit a big milestone and passed Google to become the most-visited U.S. Web site during the week that ended March 13.

The research firm said Facebook’s share of visits grew 185 percent last week compared with the same period in 2009. Google.com visits grew 9 percent. The two sites accounted for 14 percent of U.S. Internet visits last week, it noted.

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