treeline - 1:02 pm on May 22, 2013 (gmt 0)
Not certain. In an interview in December with their CEO:
Currently, Lycosí search engine is provided via a deal with Yahoo. However, 2013 will see a change, says Balazy.
ďIn the coming year you will see us introduce a new proprietary search product. I donít want to say too much about it as itís still in the planning stage but we have a vision to merge the notion of a search-type activity with a curated content experience.Ē
Since my results look quite different than Y! and are limited (curated?) it seemed the switch had happened, but perhaps not.