Below are three pieces of search engine related news sourcers and recruiters should know about.
1. Vurb, a contextual search engine, aims to connect services across the web to bring back the old way of surfing the web. See this video of the Vurb team presenting at TechCrunch Disrupt.
2. DuckDuckGo, the search engine known for protecting user privacy, is about to be revamped. A DuckDuckGo blog post states:
This next version of DuckDuckGo focuses on smarter answers and a more refined look. We’ve also added many new features you’ve been requesting like images, auto-suggest, places and more. Of course, your privacy is protected as well!
3. Slideee is a search engine dedicated to slide shows. Read more on this post from KillerStartups.