first launched in December 1995 and became really popular for its ability to index significantly more websites -- about 20 million -- than any other search engine of the time.
Kevin Eyres, general manager of AltaVista
, said that the company was concerned to learn of the block and that work is being carried out on how to provide an alternative method of accessing the site to Chinese Internet users.
Through its new AltaVista
is making strides in revealing part of the Invisible Web to searchers.
The People Finder allows AltaVista
users to search for people nationwide by entering their names or telephone numbers.
The move brings the number of AltaVista
employees down to 600 worldwide.
But the telecoms giant insisted AltaVista
was entirely at fault.
com, one of world's premier sports resources, the AltaVista
There is pressure on AltaVista
to make money, in the run up to Compaq's plans for an initial public offering for the unit.
The one-bank holding company of The First National Bank of Altavista
serves an area consisting primarily of Campbell County, northern Pittsylvania County, eastern Bedford County, northern Franklin County and the City of Lynchburg.
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Europe introduces expanded AltaVista
Search Engine 3.
stands to reap thousands of new customers with the demise of two chief competitors, including AltaVista
has rolled out its new Advanced Search Center (http://www.