Off topic: What do you think of the search engine 'ask.com' ?
Thread poster: Krystrad
| | Krystrad
Local time: 05:12
English to French
Hi everybody !
I've heard about a search engine called 'ask.com'. Is it a new one ? Do you use it ? Is it better than Google ? Thanks in advance for your replies.
| It has been renamed || Mar 6, 2006 |
It was formerly known as askjeeves.com
I have used it a couple of times. They pretend to beat google which is hard to believe and implement!
[Edited at 2006-03-06 18:20]
| | JaneTranslates
Local time: 00:12
Spanish to English
| I liked it better before they booted the butler. || Mar 6, 2006 |
ask.com is supposed to work differently from Google, but I haven't gotten into it enough to tell. I use it occasionally and it sometimes comes up with some interesting results that weren't on Google's first couple of pages.
| | 11thmuse
Local time: 14:12
English to Dutch
I have read an article that said that www.ask.com was going out off business. That is a pity because I am using it a lot.
The difference with google is that you can ask questions.
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