Searx is a free internet metasearch engine which aggregates results from more than 70 search services. Users are neither tracked nor profiled. Additionally, searx can be used over Tor for online anonymity.
- - Searx is the most popular Web-based, Android, Linux & Self-Hosted alternative to FAROO.
- - Searx is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to FAROO.
Searx is no longer maintained. The GitHub repository has been archived on September 7, 2023. Users should probably take a look at SearXNG.
YaCy is a free search engine that anyone can use to build a search portal for their intranet or to help search the public internet. When contributing to the world-wide peer network, the scale of YaCy is limited only by the number of users in the world and can index billions of...
- - YaCy is the most popular Windows & Mac alternative to FAROO.
MetaGer is an open source metasearch engine focused on protecting users' privacy. Based in Germany, and hosted as a cooperation between the German NGO 'SUMA-EV - Association for Free Access to Knowledge' and the University of Hannover, the system is built on 24...
Disconnect Search is a meta-search-engine browser extension that lets you search privately using your favorite search engine.
A distributed open source search engine and spider/crawler written in C/C++ for Linux on Intel/AMD.Discontinued
Outdated, no updates and website is down: https://github.com/gigablast/open-source-search-engine/issues/200
Dogpile.com is a search engine that combines results from multiple major search engines, including Google, Bing, Yahoo Search, and Ask.com, into one search page.
Million Short is an experimental web search engine (really, more of a discovery engine) that allows you to REMOVE the top million (or top 100k, 10k, 1k, 100) sites from the results set. We thought it might be somewhat interesting to see what we'd find if we just removed an...
MillionShort seems no longer actively developed since 2018. The service is still working and usable
Ask.com (or Ask Jeeves in the United Kingdom) is a search engine that allows users to get answers to questions posed in everyday, natural language, along with traditional keyword searching. Ask.com also includes support for math, dictionary, and conversion questions.
Baidu is a Chinese search engine for websites, audio files, and images. Baidu offers 57 search and community services including Baidu Baike, an online collaboratively-built encyclopedia, and a searchable keyword-based discussion forum.
Boondabar is a search engine just like Google or Bing. Except we present results in a more visual way then other search engines. This means you’re able to find content fast, easier and it makes surfing the web much more enjoyable.Discontinued
The service stopped working and has not been updated in 6 years
You can simply start a private search engine like a Google or Yahoo does. API integration from Google, Bing and Yahoo will fetch results for the searches. Ads integration service is also made available to ensure that the service earns a profit.
- - Inout Search Engine is the most popular commercial alternative to FAROO.