How cool would it be if you could type ‘flights to somewhere sunny for under $500 in May’ into Google and get not just a set of links but also flight times, fares and a link to sites where you can actually buy tickets quickly and easily? That’s exactly why we announced our intention to buy ITA Software.” Google Senior VP-Commerce and Local Jeff Huber, who blogged this observation after the US Dept. of Justice cleared Google’s $700 million purchase of ITA ...

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