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Kirby Witmer [PersonRank 10]

Tuesday, August 28, 2007
16 years ago3,274 views

I don't know if you have been following at all or not. Or maybe you have gotten the chance to test it out as well, I don't know. But I just got my invitation to try it out. In my opinion, I'm not sure why I would use it. For example, entering google returns as the top result. Hello? Its als very slow at returning results, requires a plugin, and locked up my browser one time after doing a search. But the most annoying thing to me is the results keep changing right before my eyes. For example, typing in Google Blogoscoped would immediately return a set of results, but as it searches it would keep shuffing the results around. What!! Talk about confusing!
Anyway, maybe I'm missing something, but I don't see a google killer.

pooin [PersonRank 8]

16 years ago #

I hate it, plugin need. Linux not supported now

Anything in this interface that Javascript can't do

Philipp Lenssen [PersonRank 10]

16 years ago #

Having to install a plugin is just.... wrong.

Martin Porcheron [PersonRank 10]

16 years ago #

I actually like the interface, but there are some glaring bugs that annoyed me while using it.

a) Firefox is a memory hog, add a web spider and it began usng 90% of my dual core CPUs and about 250MB of RAM,
b) No refreshing, for some reason,
c) If you refresh you have to restart Firefox (or re-login) which is an annoying punishment to give to users.

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