May 3, 2012
Tired of Using Google Search? Try DuckDuckGo
Eileen Brown, ZDNet
Advertising Age reckons that Bing is ‘Trailing’ and that Google search is ‘Tired‘. Google has been around since 1998 and has matured into an Internet behemoth serving ultra-targeted ads. But will DuckDuckGo, tagged as ‘Trending’ on the site lead the next generation of private Internet search engines?
Created by Gabriel Weinberg in 2008 and initially self-funded, DuckDuckGo is steadily gaining in popularity and awareness primarily because of its privacy features. It advertises itself as a search engine that gives you: ‘way more instant answers, way less spam and clutter, lots and lots of goodies and real privacy’.
TAGGED: search engines, Google