DARPA launches quest for next generation of search
DARPA, the US military agency that spawned the internet, has launched a new project to overhaul the way we search the web.
Dubbed Memex, the programme’s aim is to move from what the agency describes as a ‘one-size-fits-all’ approach to search favoured by Google and Bing towards a richer service that indexes and organises information in a personalised way.
According to DARPA, Memex will make it easier for military, governmental and commercial organisations to find and organise mission-critical information that is publicly available on the internet.
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