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  • Yahoo Search Direct

    Yahoo Search Direct

    Yahoo rolled out Yahoo Search Direct yesterday, its rival to Google Instant. Yahoo says that its service is focused on providing actual answers, while Google’s version of instant results is focused on links. Search Direct is live on search.yahoo.com and other U.S. Yahoo search properties,...

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  • [Oct. 20] : Historical Review of This Week in Search

    [Oct. 20] : Historical Review of This Week in Search

    6 Years Ago : October 20, 2004 Over on SearchDay Veterans of AltaVista, Excite and Infoseek reminisce about the early days of web search, and opine about Google, then and now. “Doug Cutting, Primary Developer, Nutch (formerly Senior Architect, Excite), Steve Kirsch, founder, Propel Software...

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