|Forum: Alternative Search Engines|
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|121:|| Wolfram Alpha To Launch "Pro" Version For User Data Manipulation|
Chief executive Stephen Wolfram said it was his firm's "biggest single step" since launching the computational tool two-and-a-half years ago.
|Feb 7, 2012|
|122:|| Amazon CloudSearch (Beta) For Developers|
Amazon CloudSearch provides a fully-featured search engine that is easy to manage and scale.
|Apr 12, 2012|
|123:|| Blekko Upgrades and Updates Indexes|
Blekko explains about its latest developments and how it improves its index.
|July 3, 2012|
|124:|| Blekko's New Social Content Curation Site ROCKZi |
"today unveiled an entirely new content curation site, ROCKzi, which lets people consume and socialize around the news they care about in a visually-appealing environment."
|July 12, 2012|
|125:|| Amazon search queries are up 73 percent in the last year.|
"What Googlers worry about in private is a growing trend among consumers to skip Google altogether, and to just go ahead and search for the product they would like to buy on Amazon.com, or, on mobile in an Amazon app."
|Aug 22, 2012|
|126:|| Yandex Experiments With Voice-Powered Search App, "Wonder," In U.S.|
Yandex has confirmed it is launching the social search app Wonder, combining its own proprietary search algorithms with data from social networks like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Foursquare, along with voice recognition from Nuance, in an iOS app.
|Jan 25, 2013|
|127:|| Wolfram Alpha Introduces Expanded Personal Analytics For Facebook|
To start with, we're showing you a new visualization that highlights friends based on the way that they fit into your network.
|Jan 25, 2013|
|128:|| Is It Time For The Return of Older Search Brands, Such as Lycos|
Could now be the opportunity for older search brands to start sending traffic?
|May 22, 2013|
|129:|| Blekko Goes For a Redesign|
"The site has been redesigned with a new aesthetic and navigational approach..."
|May 29, 2013|
|130:|| Yandex Introduces Interactive Snippets "Islands" To SERPs|
"Importantly though, the launch of Islands does not mean Yandex will decide what information appears on the search page; that will be determined by the website owner who will be able to choose whether he or she wants to include interactive snippets, and if so, what they should look like. Yandex has also been working with a number of web developers to create the toolset."
|June 6, 2013|
|131:|| A Resurgence of Interest For Independent Search Engines|
In the wake of the NSA and Prism exposure, is now the time for a resurgence of the independent search engines?
|June 20, 2013|
|132:|| Yahoo shutting down AltaVista|
Once-popular search engine AltaVista will be shutting down for good on July 8th
|June 29, 2013|
|133:|| DuckDuckGo answered 1 billion queries in 2013|
Among the anonymous search tools to rise in 2013, DuckDuckGo probably saw the most growth.
|Jan 10, 2014|
|134:|| Yandex To Partner With Google in Selling Display Advertising Inventory|
"Through Google's subsidiary DoubleClick, the company's advertising clients will now have access to one of Russia's largest advertising inventories offered by publishers in Yandex's Advertising Network, while the advertising clients of Yandex will be able to bid for ad displays in the global inventory of DoubleClick AdExchange partners."
|Feb 26, 2014|
|135:|| Yandex Introduces Link-Free Ranking for Commercial Queries in Moscow Region|
Back in December last year Yandex revealed it would trial a new ranking algo for commercial queries in the Moscow region.
|Apr 11, 2014|
|136:|| DuckDuckGo Gets Added to Safari|
Announced today at Apple's developers conference: "You can also now search the web using DuckDuckGo, a search engine that doesn't track you."
|June 2, 2014|