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Old 08-21-2014, 06:56 PM
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Question What was the first search engine?

What was the first search engine? Who was the founder of it? Does it still exist today?

According to me: The first Web search engine was Wandex developed by Matthew Gray at MIT in 1993. It is now defunct.
 

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Old 08-28-2014, 02:00 AM
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Archie is first search engine
 
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Yahoo was my first engine
 
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Yahoo was my first engine
This does not answer the thread creators question.
 
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Old 09-03-2014, 08:59 PM
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This does not answer the thread creators question.
Sorry my mistake, din not read the title properly..
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was it Alta Vista
 
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Old 09-03-2014, 09:04 PM
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It was Archie.

Check out this link to get some history of search engines.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_search_engine

FYI, I removed a few replies in this thread as those people copied and pasted content with no linkback.
 
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i like its not google might be its bing
plz right answer ??
 
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Old 09-05-2014, 07:00 AM
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i like its not google might be its bing
plz right answer ??
You are wrong. Read the replies in this thread to get the correct answer.
 
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It was Archie.
O' Good. Thanks for the article, Such a valuable info.
 
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Old 09-18-2014, 12:15 AM
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Archie was the first search for searching FTP files not the webpages.
 
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Old 09-18-2014, 08:22 AM
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Omg ...... till now ...... Google was first engine for me.
Thanks for doubt clearing.
 
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Now that we know, a moderator can close the thread.
 
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Old 12-02-2014, 11:02 AM
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OPs question was answered and OP is banned, and i don't think we can get any more out of this thread.

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