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New Search Engine Tailors Its Results For Tablets

The makers of Blekko believe they’ve built a great alternative to Google, but they’re also realistic. They know their two-year-old Internet search engine won’t ever supplant Google as the most popular place to search on laptop and desktop computers.

01/04/2013

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Google Tweaks Image Searches Making Porn Harder To Find

Google tweaked their image searching function in order to make it more difficult to find pornography and other sexually-explicit photos.

12/13/2012

This picture shows the front page of the Microsoft search web engine Bing. (Photo by LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Bing Search Engine Found To Be The “Most Poisonous”

A study investigating the quality of the results offered by various search engines found that Bing leads users to the largest number of contaminated websites.

10/17/2012

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Yahoo Seeks To Shake Up Search, Web Browsing

Yahoo is joining the battle to redefine Internet search and taking aim at building a better Web browser, too.

05/23/2012

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