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Web browser/Software that search several search engines at the same time [closed]

Is there software that I can install to perform search on many search engines/portal at the same time. I'm doing a lot of research and I would need to check on google, bing, yahoo and so on at the ...
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Google Chrome's quick search in Firefox?

I recently switched back to Firefox from Chrome for a number of reasons, but there is one Chrome feature I really miss. For instance, I had the Wikipedia set to search with the keyword "w," so to ...
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Tool for searching & analyzing results from multiple search engines

Are there any tools/programs which can simultaneously search multiple search engines and analyze the results?
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How do I get country specific results when using iGoogle?

Since I signed up for iGoogle, my search results have become less useful. Before, results would be weighted towards my locale - UK - so that I'd get shopping results in pounds, and .co.uk sites first. ...
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Why do search engines often show a too large number of total results? [closed]

Whenever you try to search something in google or any other search engines .. They include total number of search results which always exceeds the simple/readable numerical value .. Where as the fact ...
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How can i know How many and which pages, files of my site are crawl-able by search engines?

How can i know How many and which pages, files of my site are crawl-able by search engines?
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Can I search the RapidShare-like servers for certain files?

RapidShare's answer to that question is: No, RapidShare protects the privacy of its users. Only the person storing a file on RapidShare receives the download link. That person can decide ...
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Common searching mistakes [closed]

I'm writing a paper on how to use search engines (directed towards people who weren't raised by Google) and I'm having troubling thinking of examples of bad searches (that people actually do). The ...
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How can I find StackOverflow answers in my search results easier? [closed]

In my every day Google, Yahoo, and Bing searches, how can I better pick out the results that are StackOverflow results? (Sure wish my browser knew I preferred getting StackOverflow results)
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Easy way to find out preferred search engine terms for topic?

Say, find out whether people search for "how to kill gorillas" or "guide to gorilla killing". This could be stupendously helpful for deciding on a web page title. I suppose you could go and do search ...
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How to search the web for punctuation or symbols

I'm trying to search the web for "!= null &&" for research reasons. Is there any search engine that will correctly search such an unusual query?
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unicode capable bittorrent search engine [closed]

Does anyone know of a way to search for bittorrents who's titles are in non english characters. In my case, I am looking for Korean language torrents, namely Korean TV Dramas.
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Firefox search engine for local google (.com.au)

Is there a way to make my Firefox 3.5 "Google" search engine use google.com.au rather than google.com? Ideally I'd like that change Ubiquity to do that as well.
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Does any search engine allows you to search within page html sources?

I have a url to an image and I am trying to search for all pages that have it in their sources. Is it possible?
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Firefox protocols and Google advanced search operators

When using the Firefox location bar as my search box I can't use advanced search operators like **site:*google.com hello* because this warning box pops up. Is there any way to get around this?
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What is the default search engine going to be in Windows 7? [closed]

Once Windows 7 finally ships in October, what's the default search engine going to be in Internet Explorer? Also, are there going to be any other web browsers installed by default (seems silly to me ...
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Does bing have advanced search operators? [closed]

I'm interested in search operators you can type in the search box, not the Advanced Search interface. Does bing have search opeartors? Where's the documentation for them?
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Why is the U.S. version of Bing better than the versions for other languages? [closed]

I'm pretty sure that most of you noticed the difference in the Microsoft search engine Bing when switching between languages on the top right corner! Actually the ones other than the United States are ...