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DuckDuckGo expands its maps UI with a few familiar features

DuckDuckGo’s expanded map view with map re-querying. Image source: DuckDuckGo. Privacy-centric search engine DuckDuckGo announced that it has expanded its local search capabilities with a dedicated maps tab, map re-querying and local autocomplete.  Powered by Apple Maps. Earlier this year, the search engine adopted Apple’s MapKit JS framework to power its map-related searches. In line …

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Search Engine Market | Global market research Detailed analysis with Leading business players: Google, Bing, Baidu, Yahoo, Yandex, DuckDuckGo, Alibaba & more – Market Reporter

Search Engine Market 2019 | Introduction, Application and Specification The latest report on the Search Engine market suggests a positive growth rate in the coming years. Analysts have studied the historical data and compared it with the current market scenario to determine the trajectory this market will take in the coming years. The investigative approach …

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DuckDuckGo proposes the “Do-Not-Track Act of 2019”

Search engine and consumer privacy advocate DuckDuckGo has announced the “Do-Not-Track Act of 2019,” a piece of draft legislation that would legally require sites to honor users’ tracking preferences. Why we should care. As it stands, “Do-Not-Track” (DNT) is a voluntary signal sent by browsers, which means sites have the option of respecting or ignoring …

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What’s it like using DuckDuckGo in 2019?

DuckDuckGo could be your new default search engine if you want to focus on privacy and security. What it’s like using it nowadays? You might have heard of DuckDuckGo in the past. Our first long post about it was back in 2016 with Rebecca Sentance trying out the new search engine for a week. Three …

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DuckDuckGo a new ‘default search’ option for Chrome, is it time to start paying attention?

Google has reportedly introduced new options into the list of potential “default” search engines available to Chrome users. Most notably, DuckDuckGo has now become one of those options in 60 markets around the world. DDG joins the list. In the past users were always free to manually add alternatives to the existing choices, which included …

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DuckDuckGo CEO testifies: Privacy legislation isn’t ‘anti-advertising’

DuckDuckGo’s Gabriel Weinberg. Screenshot. DuckDuckGo Founder and CEO Gabriel Weinberg testified Tuesday morning before the Senate Judiciary Committee on online privacy. The committee was holding a hearing on GDPR, CCPA and potential U.S. privacy legislation. Contextual targeting vs. behavioral advertising. In prepared remarks Weinberg argued that “privacy legislation is not anti-advertising” and cited DuckDuckGo as …

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