Google’s Competition

Google’s Competition is One Click Away
By Alex Chitu

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


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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