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Computer Applications One
FOUNDERS: Sergey Brin and Larry Page
FOUNDED: Menlo Park, California September 4th 1998
WHY: The founders wanted to find a way to organize
information from all different websites, this was also
for a college project.
FOUNDED: Santa Clara, California March 1st
FOUNDERS: David Filo and Jerry Yang
WHY: To keep track of their personal interest
on the web.
META SEARCH: is a search tool that sends user requests to
several other search engines and/or databases and aggregates
the results into a single list or displays them according to their
source. Met search engines enable users to enter search criteria
once and access several search engines simultaneously.
Boolean search commands have been used by
professionals for searching through
traditional databases for years.
Example 1: +
Example 4: “ “
Mostly through advertising, but they are far from
quot;just a search enginequot;, they provide email
services, an online office suite, website statistic
services, and a host of other applications - most
of which are available in private ad-free versions
for companies willing to pay
A Web browser
is a software
which enables a
user to display
and interact with
games and other
on a Web page
at a Web site on
the World Wide
Web or a local