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Symbaloo


https://www.symbaloo.com

     
Language Multilingual



Launched 2007
Closed No



Developer Has, Tim



Country of Origin The Netherlands



Owner
2007 - [...] Symbaloo BV



Topic Universal



Region No Limitation



Technology
and/or
Strategy
Search Interface / Search API
Customizable Search Engine
Visual search interface



Used SeEn Bing
Google Search Engine
Yahoo
Bloglines
Metager2
Cuil
Exalead
Ixquick
Hulbee
Search.ch
Yandex






Older Version Internet Archive / WebCite



Though other classified Symbaloo as a Meta Search engine it is just a search interface or “universal start page”.

Majhi, Sudip (February 11, 2016): »This is yet another meta search engine. There is no doubt that Symbaloo is a big meta search engine as the number of sources is pretty high. It can show you information from various social networking sites (Facebook, Twitter), video broadcasting site (YouTube), image sharing platforms (Instagram, Pinterest), Wikipedia, Tumblr, Weebly, Yahoo, Google, Amazon, EBay, tripadvisor, Walmart, booking.com, Target, Netflix, IMDb, Hulu and more others.« Source

About: »Symbaloo is a personal startpage that allows you to easily navigate the web and compile your favorite sites all into one visual interface. Save your bookmarks in the cloud and access them from anywhere with any device.« Source

»Symbaloo offers a web-based visual bookmarking and sharing tool that enables users to easily access their favorite websites.« Source




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Critical points




Features & Functionality

After sending a search query the result page of the selected search engine is shown for the query [kd2016].



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References & further Publications

Wikipedia (EN): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Symbaloo
Wikipedia (Others): n.a.
     

Other Sources

Majhi, Sudip (February 11, 2016): List of best Meta Search Engines on the Internet URL: http://www.thewindowsclub.com/meta-search-engine-list
Symbaloo Blog URL: https://en.blog.symbaloo.com/?_ga=2.190026159.505943216.1522252355-1366096767.1521228347
Dobrygoski, Trevor (2010): Symbaloo – The Starting Point for the Web URL: https://www.maketecheasier.com/symbaloo-the-starting-point-for-the-web/
JOSH LOWENSOHN (2007): Start page in a box: Symbaloo Put together tons of links with Symbaloo, which lets you organize a smattering of your favorite links in a giant, rectangular grid. URL: https://www.cnet.com/news/start-page-in-a-box-symbaloo/
Shannon McClintock Miller (2012): Symbaloo...A FUN Way To Search, Bookmark, and Share Your Favorite Sites! URL: http://vanmeterlibraryvoice.blogspot.de/2012/06/symbalooa-fun-way-to-search-bookmark.html
Symbaloo Crunchbase URL: https://www.crunchbase.com/organization/symbaloo
BUSINESS WIRE (2009): Symbaloo Introduces a New Visual Way to Organize and Share your Online Life URL: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20091209005277/en/Symbaloo-Introduces-New-Visual-Organize-Share-Online




Created: 2016-02-14