Search Engine SHOOT-OUT

Bertolucci, Jeff
June 2007
PCWorld;Jun2007, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p86
The article compares the efficiency of Google's search engine with other search engines such as AlltheWeb and AltaVista. According to the author, Google's index proved to be the most accurate and comprehensive. Recent enhancements to Live Search's mobile component moved that service into the lead in test searches for local information, although users have to navigate manually to its mobile-optimized rather than being redirected automatically when users log in from a cell phone or other handheld devices. INSETS: New Services Put Search in Your Hands;How We Tested the Search Engines.


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