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Why Google Beat Inktomi: the Inside Story From Former Engineer

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Inktomi back in the day was the top search engine and worth billions. But the story that you don't hear very often is how it died. Diego Basch, a current LinkedIn employee and former Inktomi engineer tells his version of the story. Inktomi back in the day was the top search engine and worth billions. But the story that you don't hear very often is how it died. Diego Basch, a current LinkedIn employee and former Inktomi engineer tells his version of the story. 0 Comments

Google Porn Filter Still Making Mistakes

A report finds porn filtering at Google still has serious problems in blocking innocent material by mistake, despite much publicized criticisms last year. A report finds porn filtering at Google still has serious problems in blocking innocent material by mistake, despite much publicized criticisms last year. 0 Comments

Local Search, With A Visual Twist

Metrobot combines an excellent local search engine with a unique graphical interface that makes it easy to locate businesses in a dozen major U.S. cities. Metrobot combines an excellent local search engine with a unique graphical interface that makes it easy to locate businesses in a dozen major U.S. cities. 0 Comments

More Than Just Music Search

Describes how to find MP3 files with tools like Napster and how these same tools may be used for other types of searching in the future. Describes how to find MP3 files with tools like Napster and how these same tools may be used for other types of searching in the future. 0 Comments