lucy24 - 3:15 am on May 22, 2013 (gmt 0)
:: detour to check first-hand ::
Oh, nice. They do g### Preview one better by including a thumbnail (via thumbshots dot com and/or dot net) next to every result, so it's glaringly visible if you don't let the thumbbot in. I'm pretty sure I once locked it out. And in fact a targeted search brings up one of my pages, with page title where the thumbnail would be. But I'm ### if I can remember what the robot is called. And prolonged poring over the thumbs site leaves me none the wiser.
switched to their own results this year from piggy backing on Yahoo last year.
Wasn't yahoo itself using bing's results? Well, except for --ugh-- Yahoo! Slurp which is not getting back in my door no matter how often it picks up robots.txt.