Google’s Competition

Google’s Competition is One Click Away
By Alex Chitu
Source: http://googlesystem.blogspot.com/2009/05/googles-competition-is-one-click-away.html

Granted that this was posted on Google’s web site, it suggests that most people are not tied to specific search engines. A good example is when Google crashed for roughly 30 minutes back in January due to a malicious attack. During that time, people automatically jumped to Yahoo.

Google's Competition

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About repplinger

John has served as a Reference Librarian at Willamette University since 2002. He is the liaison to the Science Departments, and is responsible for maintaining the collections related to the life & physical sciences. His research interests range over the entire spectrum of libraries and information sciences, but includes: - Google and its influence on information & society - The Internet's influence on information seeking & sharing behaviors - Trends of scholarly communication - Electronic learning environments - Traditional pedagogy - GIS use in academic libraries

Posted on May 15, 2009, in Google, Technology and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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