More ‘hosts’-games
It seems that the QHosts-worm was not the only one to take advantage of the Microsoft Internet Explorer vulnerability. The owner of elict.org seems to...
Searchengine Origins
Searchenginewatch has an interesting article on the origin of the names of all the important searchengines....
Yahoo! doubles profits
Yahoo! has more than doubled their profits in the third quarter, thanks to a strong growth of the advertisement devision. At the same time, they raised...
Amazon Webservices now in MS Office
Amazon and Microsoft announced that from now on, they will integrate the Amazon Webservices into Microsoft Office. Amazon’s XML-interface will be...
Interesting things from AskJeeves
Just as Google shows interesting searchqueries and trends with it’s Zeitgeist, AskJeeves will now do the same with JeevesIQ....
AOL stays with Google
AOL renewed its contract with Google. Details about the contract were not made public. This contract goes against the trend for large portals to develop...
MSN without Looksmart
Searchenginewatch is reporting that MSN ended their partnership with Looksmart. MSN made up about 65% of Looksmarts profits. This should be another step...
SiteFinder offline
According to heise.de, Verisign has taken down the controversial SiteFinder. Verisign redirected any access to non registered .com and .net domains to...
ODP-data spam
In a spam-mail, PPCExperience.com is trying to sell a list with all pages in Googles’ Directory. Since the Google-Directory is using ODP-data, you...
Dialer on suchmaschine.de
Suchmaschine.de is trying to install a dialer with every query. Seems as though someone is trying to make some money with suchmaschine.de, once again....
Google takes over Kaltix
Google has bought Kaltix Corp. Both parties are not divulging any financial insights into the deal. Kaltix develops personalized searchtechnologies....
Google-Toolbar for Mozilla
You can get the Google-Toolbar for Mozilla at http://googlebar.mozdev.org/about.html. This free toolbar is unable to show the PageRank, since it is unable...