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Finding stuff online: 20 years of innovative searc...
<h2>Ask Jeeves (1996)</h2><br><br>Ask Jeeves encouraged users to search the Web using queries phrased in natural language, such as "How many readers does PC World have?" Jeeves, a fictional character who represented a valet, would then retrieve the answer to the best of his ability. <br><br>In 2006, Ask Jeeves dropped the "Jeeves" part of its name and became Ask.com.
Finding stuff online: 20 years of innovative search engines