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|241:|| New specialist search engine: Kosmix|
"A new search engine launched here from Mountain View, Calif.-based Kosmix provides categorized results instead of showing linear results. Kosmix Search currently provides search for three verticals: health, politics and travel."
|Alternative Search Engines||Feb 9, 2006|
|242:|| Krugle The Google For Programming Code|
"The benefit of Krugle's search engine is obvious to any developer who has looked to the open source community to find some nifty utility, rather than starting from scratch."
|Alternative Search Engines||Feb 15, 2006|
|243:|| AOL Adds New Services For Mobile Users|
"AOL is offering new information and location services, including an integrated addition to mobile AOL Search suite and a Web-enabled MapQuest service."
|Alternative Search Engines||Apr 3, 2006|
|244:|| IceRocket Blog Search Engine bought by Think Partnership||Alternative Search Engines||Apr 14, 2006|
|245:|| MySpace Shops For Search Service||Alternative Search Engines||June 14, 2006|
|246:|| Lycos Retriever!|
"It's been a LONG time since I used Lycos. But I found the Retriever beta today and I thought it was really neat."
|Alternative Search Engines||July 7, 2006|
|247:|| Lycos Picks Blinkx for Video Search|
"Blinkx, the online video search engine, has teamed up with Lycos to provide it with video-searching capabilities."
|Alternative Search Engines||Aug 29, 2006|
|248:|| Pixsey Launch Video and Photo Search|
"If you look at all these popular celebrity blogs, you can tell that people are addicted to this stuff."
|Alternative Search Engines||Sept 5, 2006|
|249:|| Human Powered Search Engine ChaCha - Can it Out Google Google?|
"...new search engine model that employs thousands of paid "guides," who will provide live one-on-one help to users who need extra assistance tracking down online information. "
|Alternative Search Engines||Sept 5, 2006|
|250:|| AOL Sued by Subscribers Over Search Data Release|
"A lawsuit seeking class action status was filed against AOL on Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California."
|Alternative Search Engines||Sept 26, 2006|
|251:|| Amazon's A9 Search Engine Cuts Features|
"Amazon.com Inc.'s A9 search engine has dropped some of its most widely touted features, including the ability to remember everything a user has ever searched for and a service that showed detailed, street-level images of major cities. "
|Alternative Search Engines||Oct 3, 2006|
|252:|| Founder of Wikipedia Plans Search Engine to Rival Google|
"Jimmy Wales, the founder of Wikipedia, the online encyclopaedia, is set to launch an internet search engine with amazon.com that he hopes will become a rival to Google and Yahoo!" reports The Times.
|Alternative Search Engines||Dec 23, 2006|
|253:|| Podzinger Adds YouTube Search for Spoken Keywords|
This is pretty cool - Podzinger has added a tab just to search YouTube videos internally.
|Alternative Search Engines||Jan 5, 2007|
|254:|| Alexa: Image Search Released Today (Beta)||Alternative Search Engines||Jan 15, 2007|
|255:|| Wikiseek Launches||Alternative Search Engines||Jan 16, 2007|
|256:|| Xerox's PARC Licenses Natural Language Technology to Search Engine Startup|
"The start-up, Powerset, is licensing PARC's "natural language" technology -- the art of making computers understand and process languages like English or French. Powerset hopes the technology will be the basis of a new search engine that allows users to type queries in plain English, rather than using keywords."
|Alternative Search Engines||Feb 9, 2007|
|257:|| PowerSet Picks Off Slew of Yahoo Search Employees|
"Powerset, a San Francisco search engine company, will announce Friday it has won exclusive rights to significant search engine technology..."
|Alternative Search Engines||Feb 10, 2007|
|258:|| Quintura Tag Cloud Search Engine Redesigns|
"...has developed technology that clusters related search terms to the initial query and presents those terms as a tag cloud."
|Alternative Search Engines||Feb 26, 2007|
|259:|| Lycos, Early Search Engine, in a U.S. Remake as Jubii|
"After barely surviving the early years of the Internet - often called Web 1.0 - Lycos Europe is hoping to ride the wave of Web 2.0 with Jubii, which combines search, e-mail, chat, photo and file storage, phone texting, blogging, Internet phoning and other services that are increasingly popular with young Internet users. The company expects to introduce Jubii officially this month."
|Alternative Search Engines||Mar 20, 2007|
|260:|| AOL Buys Behavioural Targeting Ad Firm Tacoda|
"AOL LLC has agreed to acquire online advertising company Tacoda for an undisclosed price."
|Alternative Search Engines||July 24, 2007|
|261:|| Microsoft Launches Tafiti.com Experimental Site|
"Tafiti uses both Microsoft Silverlight and Live Search to explore the intersection of richer experiences on the Web and the increasing specialization of search."
|Alternative Search Engines||Aug 22, 2007|
|262:|| AOL Creates "Platform A" and Moves HQ to New York|
"AOL, which is looking to advertising to offset plummeting subscription revenues, also announced plans for a new entity called Platform A, combining technologies and services offered by various units AOL acquired in recent years, including the behavioral-targeting company Tacoda Inc. and mobile-advertising company Third Screen Media."
|Alternative Search Engines||Sept 17, 2007|
|263:|| Wisenut Deactivated: Bye Bye Wisenut|
"We're sorry, but this site is no longer available."
|Alternative Search Engines||Oct 3, 2007|
|264:|| Wikia Search To Open Next Week|
"After months of talk and a few weeks of invitation-only testing, Wikia Search is to open to the general public next week."
|Alternative Search Engines||Jan 2, 2008|
|265:|| Wikia Search (Alpha) Online|
"Wikia Search (Alpha) is now running..."
|Alternative Search Engines||Jan 7, 2008|
|266:|| Comcast Announces Fancast - search for all TV, video, and movies|
At the Consumer Electronics Show on Jan 9, Comcast is formally announcing their Fancast video search. Fancast includes TV, movies and many online video providers as well. And surprise, it includes other cable services in addition to just Comcast.
|Alternative Search Engines||Jan 8, 2008|
|267:|| AOL Acquires Sphere|
"AOL has bought out Sphere, a blog and news contextual display service, for an undisclosed amount."
|Alternative Search Engines||Apr 15, 2008|
|268:|| Mechanical Zoo Social Search (Beta)|
"Nathan Stoll, former product lead of Google News, has been quietly working on a new social search service he started with the help of two other Google refugees,..."
|Alternative Search Engines||Apr 22, 2008|
|269:|| Semantic Search Wikipedia With Powerset|
"Powerset's technology breaks down the meaning of words and sentences into related concepts, freeing users from always needing to type the exact words they want to find."
|Alternative Search Engines||May 12, 2008|
|270:|| Massive Search Engine Cuil Launches|
"On Monday, their company, Cuil, is unveiling a search engine that they promise will be more comprehensive than Google's and that they hope will give its users more relevant results."
|Alternative Search Engines||July 28, 2008|
|271:|| Cuil's Early Stats - Hitwise Weighs In|
"According to our daily rankings data for July 28th, 2008, Cuil premiered in position #106 of all Internet sites, and in position #10 for the Search Engines Category..."
|Alternative Search Engines||Aug 2, 2008|
|272:|| AOL Makes Changes In a Bid To Win Back Subscribers|
"AOL on Wednesday is unveiling a new home page as well as a slew of Web sites aimed at women, pop-culture addicts and parents of gamers."
|Alternative Search Engines||Sept 10, 2008|
|273:|| Truveo Video Search For Mobiles In Public Beta|
"Truveo Mobile Video Search makes it easy for users to find and view videos from across the Web on popular mobile phones."
|Alternative Search Engines||Sept 10, 2008|
|274:|| Google's Domination In Search Isn't Everywhere|
"Mountain View, California-based Google has grown to become the leading Internet search engine company in most global markets, yet it still lags far behind among the populations of a small group of key nations..."
|Alternative Search Engines||Sept 23, 2008|
|275:|| SearchMe Has an Innovative Interface|
"WebmasterWorld members discuss the searchme.com interface and search engine."
|Alternative Search Engines||Sept 28, 2008|
|276:|| SearchMe Downsizes 20pct|
"The GUI search engine SearchMe is bracing for the worst with 20% downsizing."
|Alternative Search Engines||Oct 22, 2008|
|277:|| Alexa Ignoring Noarchive|
"WebmasterWorld members report Alexa ignoring noarchive."
|Alternative Search Engines||Nov 1, 2008|
|278:|| AOL hires new CEO - Google's Tim Armstrong|
"AOL snatched up Google Inc. executive Tim Armstrong as its new chief executive Thursday, as the Time Warner Inc. unit seeks to revamp its Internet presence." - MarketWatch
|Alternative Search Engines||Mar 13, 2009|
|279:|| Jimmy Wales' Wikia Search To Close||Alternative Search Engines||Apr 3, 2009|
|280:|| Wolfram Alpha Computational Knowledge Engine|
"The "computational knowledge engine", as the technology is known, will be available to the public from the middle of May this year."
|Alternative Search Engines||May 2, 2009|