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Anatomy of a Search Engine: Inside FAST

Here's a behind the scenes glimpse at the inner workings of FAST, the search engine that powers Lycos, AlltheWeb.com and other regional portals. Here's a behind the scenes glimpse at the inner workings of FAST, the search engine that powers Lycos, AlltheWeb.com and other regional portals. 0 Comments

Science Search Engine Scirus Gets New Features

Elsevier Science and Fast Search & Transfer have launched a new release of Scirus, a science-specific Web search engine that won Search Engine Watch's Best Specialty Search Engine Award in 2001. Elsevier Science and Fast Search & Transfer have launched a new release of Scirus, a science-specific Web search engine that won Search Engine Watch's Best Specialty Search Engine Award in 2001. 0 Comments

Introducing "Ask the Search Engine"

With all the myths and urban legends surrounding search engines, sometimes it's important to get the facts directly from the source. Today SearchDay is starting a new feature to do just that, called Ask the Search Engine. With all the myths and urban legends surrounding search engines, sometimes it's important to get the facts directly from the source. Today SearchDay is starting a new feature to do just that, called Ask the Search Engine. 0 Comments

FAST Aims For Largest Index

Northern Light fired the first shot in this year's search engine size wars, saying it aimed to be biggest on the web back in January. Now the battle has been joined with the entry of Fast Search & Transfer into the web search marketplace. The Norway-based company is aiming to compete with Inktomi for providing backend search services to major portals and corporate sites, with size its key selling point. Northern Light fired the first shot in this year's search engine size wars, saying it aimed to be biggest on the web back in January. Now the battle has been joined with the entry of Fast Search & Transfer into the web search marketplace. The Norway-based company is aiming to compete with Inktomi for providing backend search services to major portals and corporate sites, with size its key selling point. 0 Comments