Specialty Search Engines
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IceRocket: http://www.icerocket.com Blog searching, real-time searching

RefSeek: http://refseek.com specializing in educational resources

Mashpedia: http://mashpedia.com returns wikipedia, news, video, blog and other resources

WikiMindMap: http://wikimindmap.com

Sweet Search: http://www.sweetsearch.com a search engine for students (all content vetted)

FindTheBest: http://www.findthebest.com objective comparison engine

socialmention: http://socialmention.com Real-time social media search and analysis

Google Search Features: http://www.google.com/intl/en/help/features.html

WolframAlpha: http://www.wolframalpha.com The "Computational Search Engine"

Goofram: http://www.goofram.com side-by-side comparison of Google and Wolfram Alpha

ChaCha: http://www.chacha.com ask freeform questions. Ideal for cellphone question submissions

Google Cellphone Search: http://www.google.ca/mobile/sms/index.html (send text to 466453)

Quixey App Search: http://www.quixey.com searches for apps

Google Search Techniques (pdf): http://theteachershub.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/Tips_Tricks_Google.pdf

Soople: http://soople.com Unlocks numerous Google advanced search features

Alternative.to: http://alternative.to Presents various alternatives for entered keywords ... an interesting and novel concept

DuckDuckGo: http://duckduckgo.com

Oolone: http://oolone.com "Visual" search engine

Spezify: http://spezify.com highly visual search tool

Google Advanced Search Operators: https://sites.google.com/site/gwebsearcheducation/advanced-operators

WolframAlpha in a Nutshell:
http://teachingcollegemath.com/2011/08/wolfram-alpha-in-a-nutshell/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TeachingCollegeMath+%28Teaching+College+Math%29

Twelve Ways to be More Search Savvy (from a Google Perspective)
http://mindshift.kqed.org/2011/09/cracking-the-code-to-the-best-google-search


(below still to be classified)

Oamos
Quintura
Kngine
Spezify
Sputtik


Guess-the-Google: http://grant.robinson.name/projects/guess-the-google/game/?l=6
(guess the keyword that returns the images collection shown)


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