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Ok I've just stumbled across this fairly unique search engine:

http://msdewey.com/

I don't think Google have too much to worry about just yet. :black:

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I've left it running on another tab for the last few minutes - and it actually gets quite annoying - kind of like the MS Office Assistant - keeps tapping the screen and asking me to type stuff! :radioacti
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Ok I've just stumbled across this fairly unique search engine:

http://msdewey.com/

I don't think Google have too much to worry about just yet. :black:

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I've left it running on another tab for the last few minutes - and it actually gets quite annoying - kind of like the MS Office Assistant - keeps tapping the screen and asking me to type stuff! :radioacti
yes it is unique. In fact I never got if fully running/loaded. Strange indeed.
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interesting concept, but a bit annoying. They need someone who can act subtly sexy without appearing slightly mentally challenged.
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interesting concept, but a bit annoying. They need someone who can act subtly sexy without appearing slightly mentally challenged.


As I said earlier I thought it was quite unique - but leaving it running in another tab for a few minutes and it became VERY annoying.

I actually think the idea is pretty stupid as most web users want to type their search term hit enter and get the answer/link (possible answers/links) and having to wait for the little animation is a waste of time in my opinion.

I should perhaps point out that I 'stumbled' across this site after looking at a page detailing the 10 worst web pages of 2006 (ranked as a joint 3rd) Clicky.
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Yes, pretty bad! Google you can sit down...you are safe!

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If msdewey means M$, that thing isn't surprising. It would be Ballmer proving to the world he's really kewel.
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Wow, she's annoying!
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Ah, it's powered by Live Search.

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If msdewey means M$, that thing isn't surprising. It would be Ballmer proving to the world he's really kewel.
I hadn't realised it was a Microsoft project.
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I think I'll just stick to Google.

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I think I'll just stick to Google.
Me too, Google is simple, and gets the job done.

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I thought so, google it is! Still #1.

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there's only one search engine lady for me...





but i still google more often than not.

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I tried both, and I will stick with Google. Yahoo is not bad at times, either.

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