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WebCrawler [News Search]


https://www.webcrawler.com/?qc=news

Logo_2016/
In 2001 the search engine WebCrawler was bought by InfoSpace. Since then, the search engine has been offered as a search portal, including a news search. Until January 2016 WebCrawler worked as a meta search engine. Since 2016, the news search has been based on Bing News.

     
Language English



Launched 2001
Closed No



Developer Pinkerton, Brian



Country of Origin US America



Owner
2001 - [...] InfoSpace (In 2012 Infospace was renamed Bluecora, in 2016 the Infospace business was sold to OpenMail, which renamed itself System1 in 2017.)



Topic News SeEn



Region No Limitation



Technical functionalities
and/or
Strategy
Meta search engine
Search Interface / Search API



Used SeEn Bing News
Google News
Yahoo News






Older Version Internet Archive / WebCite






Name




Critical points




Features & Functionality




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References & further Publications

Wikipedia (EN): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WebCrawler
Wikipedia (Others): https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/WebCrawler
     

Other Sources





Created: 2013-01-22