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Relationship between teoma and AskJeeves

Relationship between teoma and AskJeeves



6:11 am on Dec 24, 2002 (gmt 0)

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I know ask jeeves owns teoma... did askjeeves buy them, did askjeeves create them, does askjeeves use the teoma database for itself, or the opposite?

jeremy goodrich

6:15 am on Dec 24, 2002 (gmt 0)

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Hi there - (going to move this to the Ask Jeeves and Teoma forum [webmasterworld.com] after I make a reply :)

First, welcome to WebmasterWorld!

Teoma was a university project at rutgers university - askjeeves bought them last year, after they became a commercial project backed with some venture funding.

It is a 'theme based search engine' for what it's worth, and the guy who created this site, Brett Tabke, did quite an interview with the founder of the technology behind Teoma.

I would recommend duing a site search [searchengineworld.com] for more information, or digging into the form I mentioned above - where I will have moved it. :)

Hope that helps!


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