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Happy Birthday, AltaVista!

Seven years ago, Internet pioneer Digital Equipment Corporation introduced what they called the Internet's first 'super spider' software, promising unprecedented 'blazing fast' searches of the web. Seven years ago, Internet pioneer Digital Equipment Corporation introduced what they called the Internet's first 'super spider' software, promising unprecedented 'blazing fast' searches of the web. 0 Comments

Search Engine Smackdown

Google rules, and other search engines and directories are faded has-beens, says one search industry veteran. Nonsense! scoffs another, putting Google in its place and singing high praises for AltaVista. Google rules, and other search engines and directories are faded has-beens, says one search industry veteran. Nonsense! scoffs another, putting Google in its place and singing high praises for AltaVista. 0 Comments