HotBot

Known as: Hotbot.com 
HotBot is a metasearch engine for information on the World Wide Web currently owned by Lycos. It was launched in May 1996 by Wired magazine.
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1997-2017
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2002
2002
Users of the World-Wide Web are not only confronted by an immense overabundance of information, but also by a plethora of tools… (More)
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2001
2001
The development of journal indexing since the early alphabetical tables to scientific works, culminating in current sophisticated… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Experienced users who query search engines have a complex behavior. They explore many topics in parallel, experiment with query… (More)
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1999
Review
1999
The publicly indexable World-Wide Web now contains about 800 million pages, encompassing about 6 terabytes of text data on about… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Five search engines, Alta Vista, Excite, HotBot, Infoseek, and Lycos, are compared for precision on the first 20 results returned… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Search engines are among the most useful and popular services on the Web. Users are eager to know how they compare. Which one has… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
World Wide Web (WWW) search engines (e.g. AltaVista, Infoseek, HotBot, etc.) have a number of deficiencies including: periods of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Several popular and useful search engines—such as AltaVista, Excite, HotBot, Infoseek, Lycos, and Northern Light—attempt to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We identify three fundamental requirements for scalable network services: incremental scalability and overflow growth… (More)
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1997
1997
We identify three fundamental requirements for scalable network services: incremental scalability and overflow growth… (More)
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