The new search engine -- Bing
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06-07-2009, 04:10 PM
Join Date: Dec 2007
Originally Posted by
I agree. Google are controlling too much of the internet at the moment.
I do think we need to return to some kind of equilibrium
(not the film!)
, otherwise they could, in actuality, begin to restrict that data. Just like they did by putting an end to their
! If Bing had
an API to tie in with such as
, then that would really be a big selling point for me.
I really don't know why Google doesn't allow us to parse their search results. It's as if they're saying, once it's in
data and you may use it with restrictions applied.
Bing really does have an API! And it looks really good. I've uploaded an example of the XML document it gives you for the search term
Google had a SOAP API? Who is the idiot who removed that?
"The reasonable man adapts himself to the conditions that surround him... The unreasonable man adapts surrounding conditions to himself... All progress depends on the unreasonable man." - George Bernard Shaw
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