M$googleKiller releasedPaul, · Categories: Amusements, General, Information Commons
Microsoft announced their long anticipated Google Killer today. Announced as Beta, the search’s has several small innovations — you get to search your desktop and Encarta from the same bar the way on Google you can search for text, images and news (which you can also do on MSN Search).
I ran a little search, singing of myself as Walt would, for paul jones (no quotes). Below are the results.
|Paul Jones||MSN Search||Yahoo|
|web||14,288,684 (0.19 seconds)||14,700,000 (0.21 seconds)||9,510,000 (0.08 sec)|
|news||1,982 (0.10 seconds)||8,010 (0.34 seconds)||6,822|
|images||840 (0.68 seconds)||16,000 (0.08 seconds)||13,069 (0.08 sec)|
|encarta||150 (0.01 seconds)|
|groups||677,000 (0.23 seconds)|
|froogle/products||7,590 confirmed / 223,000 total results (0.19 seconds)||1,424|
|video (test)||110 (0.02 seconds)||44 (0.32 sec)|