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Cuil

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Google acquires Cuil's remaining patent applications

The last seven pending patent applications of the defunct Google challenger focus mostly on search interfaces.

By February 20, 2012

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Webware 100 Editors' Choice: Cuil & Mobile Me (Failure to Launch)

Webware 100 Editors' Choice: Cuil & Mobile.Me

By May 19, 2009

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Competing with Google is Cuil

Cuil may never beat Google, but at least it can try.

By July 28, 2008

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New search engine Cuil takes aim at Google

A new search tool launches Cuil launches Monday with 120 billion pages indexed, well over the 40 billion Google reportedly has.

By July 27, 2008

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Daily Debrief: Is Cuil really so cool?

So far, Cuil, a new search engine, is off to a bumpy start. But this is not your usual start-up, and expectations are sky-high. CNET News' Rafe Needleman and Charles Cooper explain why in today's Daily Debrief.

By July 28, 2008

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Cuil shows us how not to launch a search engine

New Google challenger is plagued by its own unique architecture of specialized indexing computers, which is struggling amid unexpectedly high launch-day traffic.

By July 28, 2008

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Is the web making us illiterate? (Hello Cuil, er, Quill, er, Kool)

Does the web help reading or hinder it? No one seems to be sure.

By July 28, 2008

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Buzz Report: The best iPhone app yet

This week, the "Scrabble" wars intensify, the best iPhone app yet hits the streets, and Cuil is decidedly NOT cool.

September 26, 2008

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Wolfram Alpha searching for its niche

One week after its debut, CNET readers found the service hard to use and not all that helpful. Wolfram is no Google, but it's no Cuil, either.

By May 22, 2009

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Buzz Out Loud 775: EverCuil

On today's show, we learn how we, too, can purchase an extreme cooling machine, we test out the new Cuil search engine, which is apparently already doomed by its incomprehensible name and the unreasonable hatred of our chat room.

By July 28, 2008