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by Toxteth O'Grady
Wed Aug 21, 2013 11:54 pm
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Alternatives to Google search
Replies: 190
Views: 658514

Re: Alternatives to Google search

A small search engine that does respect your right to privacy: https://www.acoon.de/en/ I tried one search and the results were far from what I expected. Will probably grow in time as it spiders more sites, but right now, it's not really useful. I know it's not the best there is, but is has improve...
by Toxteth O'Grady
Wed Aug 21, 2013 1:06 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Alternatives to Google search
Replies: 190
Views: 658514

Re: Alternatives to Google search

A small search engine that does respect your right to privacy:
https://www.acoon.de/en/
by Toxteth O'Grady
Fri Jul 26, 2013 9:40 pm
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Alternatives to Google search
Replies: 190
Views: 658514

Re: Alternatives to Google search

http://www.etools.ch is a meta-search engine with a good privacy policy. Under "preferences" you can select which search engines should be used. Some of you seem to prefer Google: simple enable it, disable the rest... (although you might get some German\Swiss results mixed in) another "safe" method...
by Toxteth O'Grady
Thu Dec 27, 2012 11:19 pm
Forum: Portable Freeware Update
Topic: RegSeeker updates
Replies: 12
Views: 17944

Re: RegSeeker 1.55

Would you believe it :shock: :D : Version 2.1 beta Dec. 2012 New : Introducing x64 support (beta) ! New : You can now view the backup contents in an easy way before restoring it New : Option Search Protected Keys only (in the Search panel. Use with care) New : Option to take ownership of Protected K...
by Toxteth O'Grady
Mon Dec 10, 2012 1:31 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Update
Topic: RegSeeker updates
Replies: 12
Views: 17944

Re: RegSeeker 1.55

Midas wrote:This used to be my favorite Windows sanitizer before I discovered CCleaner. It's great to see it's still alive. 8)

I'm already looking forward to the next update, which will be released about 2017. :D
by Toxteth O'Grady
Sat Dec 08, 2012 8:53 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Update
Topic: RegSeeker updates
Replies: 12
Views: 17944

Re: RegSeeker 1.55

Good. 8)
by Toxteth O'Grady
Fri Nov 02, 2012 12:10 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Update
Topic: DataRecovery
Replies: 16
Views: 9324

Re: DataRecovery

I am Baas wrote:
■ 2012/11/1 v2.4.7 Windows7 supported. fixed bugs about type cast. improved user interface.
http://tokiwa.qee.jp/EN/dr.html


Another program update. Almost 4 years after the last... :lol:
by Toxteth O'Grady
Sat May 26, 2012 11:31 pm
Forum: Resources & Links
Topic: HOSTS file
Replies: 20
Views: 27914

Re: HOSTS file

I have stopped using the traditional hosts file, because 1. a large file slows down browsing (at least on my not exactly state of the art system) 2. too many items will be missed, no matter how many entries you add. 10, 20, 30, ... doubleclick items still leaves gazillions of sites uncovered. I have...
by Toxteth O'Grady
Tue Apr 17, 2012 10:47 pm
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Alternatives to Google search
Replies: 190
Views: 658514

Re: Alternatives to Google search

http://www.etools.ch is a meta-search engine with a good privacy policy. Under "preferences" you can select which search engines should be used. Some of you seem to prefer Google: simple enable it, disable the rest... (although you might get some German\Swiss results mixed in) another "safe" method ...
by Toxteth O'Grady
Sun Feb 19, 2012 5:01 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: QTranslate
Replies: 14
Views: 17960

QTranslate

Version 3.1.1 has been released.

Babylon (translation.babylon.com) was added to the available services. I don't know if anything else was changed.
by Toxteth O'Grady
Mon Dec 05, 2011 10:21 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Alternatives to Google search
Replies: 190
Views: 658514

Re: Alternatives to Google search

http://qrobe.it/

Another I regularly use. It's excellent.
by Toxteth O'Grady
Mon Dec 05, 2011 8:37 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Alternatives to Google search
Replies: 190
Views: 658514

Re: Alternatives to Google search

It's brilliant you're listing all these new search engines but honestly I could create a list of 100 providers in 5 minutes, what we want to know is why are these special and different from say the likes of Google or Bing. Really? This is the question from the first post: "I was just reading this t...