Firefox location bar search engine: scroogle & startpage
What a wonderful world it was when scroogle.org was running smoothly!
It has become annoying recently, however, because Google seems to be blocking Scroogle by declaring it a bot.
So I was looking for alternative engines for my default address bar search, which feature the same google-based powerful results.
Startpage has even more features than scroogle!
Open search results via a proxy
Personalized – but anonymous – searches
and replace the entry in keyword.URL with
Is a another alternative search engine that claims to provide anonymous search results, not only from Google, but also from Bing, Yahoo and Dropbox.
However, I get localized search results in German based on my IP, which is a deal breaker to me.