metasearch engine

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metasearch engine

The search engine software that is used to search other search engines. See metasearch site.
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MetaGer, Germany's Most Popular Meta Search Engine, Launches English-language Version at Metager.
Area 2: Bringing together, processing and making accessible the different geo-meta bases for the user Community in Sr-Lor-Lux; conception of a meta search engine or a web crawler which aims at analysing geo metadata bases, finding ways to create multilingual meta information systems, assessment of different concepts for the economic management of the search engine and other developed services.
Turin in North Italy is a popular airport for skiers, and yet flights to this destination from London Gatwick can also vary depending on the particular meta search engine you choose.
A meta search engine, an Internet "search engine of search engines," accesses several other Internet search engines at the same time for the information requested.
PopScreen was founded in 2008 by search engine veterans Kevin Nguyen and Glenn Gutierrez, who in 2003 launched Zapmeta, a meta search engine which processed 25-35 million searches a month and generated over $15 million dollars in revenue.
com, a leading loyalty management site, today announced the introduction of the first meta search engine designed to help consumers earn more award miles while searching flights online.
Launched in July, Scour is a meta search engine, gathering results from Google, Yahoo
What's more they are the only meta search engine that has achieved such high profitability at such an early stage.
com/) is an international award-winning meta search engine, available in 17 languages.
Still in beta, PureVideo Search is the Internet's first meta search engine for video, combining the accuracy of a crawl-based search with the timeliness of a feed-based search, and returning the most comprehensive and relevant results from the entire Web.
Ipselon, a Meta Search Engine Poised to Become the Choice of Searchers Worldwide, is Launched Today.
Ixquick is a global, award-winning Meta Search Engine based in Haarlem The Netherlands, combining 11 international and local search engines for each query, resulting in more relevant hits.