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Discussion in 'Science & Technology' started by zaiger, Nov 2, 2011.

  1. zaiger

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  2. madh8r

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    I think it's time to change the fuckin av bro. And I typed in derp and KYM was the second result, OhI was fifth
     
  3. CONTCOM

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    Apparently it's pretty legit and pretty safe plus they have all these MAGIK words that do shit but I'm pretty sure google can do the same thing but they sell your doxxx to everyone.
    In short, I have had good experiences with it but because I use chrome as a browser, I'm pretty google centric (i.e omniboxes etc.)

    http://content.usatoday.com/communities/technologylive/post/2011/01/billboard-to-highlight-how-google-tracks-users-across-the-web/1

    Old news but explains a bit more.
     
  4. zaiger

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    Yeah I am pretty heavily tied to Google too as an Android and Chrome user. I have heard a lot of good things about DDG recently though. It's too bad there are no other options for Android syncing than Google and to a shittier extent *shudder* Bing.
     
  5. CONTCOM

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    Who the fuck did Microsoft think they were when they brought out askjeeves 2.0
     
  6. zaiger

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    Ask Jeeves > Bing
     
  7. Zaichata

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    I actually have this as my starting page, but the first thing I do is click the 'Google' tab and use Google to search something. I get the whole DDG-isn't-tracking-you idea but the search engine is not only slower and has way less functions than Google does, it shows up irrelevant results a lot of times that Google just doesn't do.

    All in all a pretty shitty effort to break the Google monopoly
     
  8. Whatever

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    It's an alternative and that's it. I mean they're kind of banking on the whole GOOGLE WATCHES you thing, it's not like they ever advertise that they are actually better than Google.
     
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    I prefer Google, kthxbai.