Monday, October 18, 2004

New Meta-search Enigne: Info.com

From the Chicago Sun-Times:

Info.com employs 10, mostly Web designers and engineers. Scarr, 41, and one other employee are based in Chicago, with two more expected to be added here soon. Scarr said Info.com so far has received $8 million in backing, primarily from angel investors.

Scarr said Info.com's meta-approach checks about 6 billion available Web pages, increasing a searcher's chances of finding what he's looking for. To streamline searches, Info.com separates "free Web pages," which are presented on the left side of the search results, from sponsored Web pages, which are on the right.


Full article:

http://www.suntimes.com/output/business/cst-fin-info18.html