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Google Challenges U.S. National Security Letter in Court

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Google is fighting a National Security Letter (NSL) issued by the U.S. government. A court filings revealed Google's opposition to handing over users' data. Google is one of the first communications companies to fight an NSL, according to the EFF. Google is fighting a National Security Letter (NSL) issued by the U.S. government. A court filings revealed Google's opposition to handing over users' data. Google is one of the first communications companies to fight an NSL, according to the EFF. 0 Comments

Blending Vertical Results & Other AltaVista Improvements

Over the past month, AltaVista has been busy making some under-the-hood changes to improve its search results. In particular, the service has upgraded its shopping search and is blending links that lead to its shopping search engine for appropriate queries into its main results. How searches themselves are processed has also been changed. Over the past month, AltaVista has been busy making some under-the-hood changes to improve its search results. In particular, the service has upgraded its shopping search and is blending links that lead to its shopping search engine for appropriate queries into its main results. How searches themselves are processed has also been changed. 0 Comments

Blending Vertical Results & Other AltaVista Improvements

Over the past month, AltaVista has been busy making some under-the-hood changes to improve its search results. In particular, the service has upgraded its shopping search and is blending links that lead to its shopping search engine for appropriate queries into its main results. How searches themselves are processed has also been changed. Over the past month, AltaVista has been busy making some under-the-hood changes to improve its search results. In particular, the service has upgraded its shopping search and is blending links that lead to its shopping search engine for appropriate queries into its main results. How searches themselves are processed has also been changed. 0 Comments

US Government Search Site Launches

FirstGov is a new service providing searchable access to information from the US government plus US state and local governments. FirstGov is a new service providing searchable access to information from the US government plus US state and local governments. 0 Comments

The Search Engine Update, October 3, 2000, Number 86

THE SEARCH ENGINE UPDATEOctober 3, 2000 - Number 86By DannySullivanEditor, Search Engine Watchhttp://searchenginewatch.com/Copyright (c) 2000 internet.com corporation ===================About The UpdateThe Search Engine Update is a twice-monthly update of search engine news THE SEARCH ENGINE UPDATEOctober 3, 2000 - Number 86By DannySullivanEditor, Search Engine Watchhttp://searchenginewatch.com/Copyright (c) 2000 internet.com corporation ===================About The UpdateThe Search Engine Update is a twice-monthly update of search engine news 0 Comments

Google Gains More Features

The folks at Google have been busy, adding a new advanced search page, a preferences page, dictionary links and a Korean-language version. The folks at Google have been busy, adding a new advanced search page, a preferences page, dictionary links and a Korean-language version. 0 Comments

US Government Search Engine Launched

A new search engine that focuses on information from US government sources was opened in May. Called Gov.Search, the service is jointly produced by search engine Northern Light and the U.S. Commerce Department's National Technical Information Service through a five-year agreement. A new search engine that focuses on information from US government sources was opened in May. Called Gov.Search, the service is jointly produced by search engine Northern Light and the U.S. Commerce Department's National Technical Information Service through a five-year agreement. 0 Comments