Computer Search Engines & Computer-Related Searching

The computer search engines below let you search for information relating to computers and computing.

Research Index

Research Index is a search engine focusing on computer science research and articles. It's a wonderful browsing tool for finding articles and research relating to searching the web.



Directory of freeware and shareware.


Thousands of software titles reviewed and available for download, including freeware, shareware, utilties, demo and more. Covers all major computing platforms.

The Macintosh Search Engine

A directory with links to everything Macintosh, including daily software updates, Internet and HTML resources, shareware, troubleshooting, programming, hardware and software vendors, and anything else Mac you can imagine.


KnowledgeStorm's business-technology specialty search site provides software, service, reseller and hardware information on thousands of IT solutions, along with white papers, webinars and case studies.


Lets you search through summaries of reports from the leading IT analysts and IT vendor white papers. See what Forrester, Jupiter, Aberdeen, Giga and other analysts have to say on computing and IT topics.

Directory of resources about compilers.


Search engine with links about computer security, hacking and the Internet underground.


Directory of programming resources. Lists Java, C, C++, research papers and online magazine articles.


Search engine that indexes web pages related to ARM, RISC OS and desktop workstations formerly made by Acorn Computers. Wireless Resource Center

Search engine and directory for wireless professionals. Covers Bluetooth, WAP, i-mode, HomeRF, HiperLAN, IEEE 802.11, SMS, 3G and other wireless technologies.

SPARC Product Directory

Guide to SPARC compatible manufacturers, products and resellers


Games search directory and portal.

Directory of computer game sites.

ASP Resource Index

Directory of sites and information about Active Server Pages.

JSP Resource Index

Directory of sites and information about JavaServer Pages.

Search site for PDA support, software, reviews, magazines, news, articles, a guide, and other items as well. (Feb. 2003)