What is YaCy?
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 web pages. It is fully decentralized, all users of the search engine network are equal, the network does not store user search requests and it is not possible for anyone to censor the content of the shared index.
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DecentralizedBased on a decentralized infrastructure with no single entity controlling it.
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CategoriesSecurity & Privacy • Development • File Sharing • Online Services
Lists containing YaCyGoogle Alternatives • Search Sites • Alternatives to Google • P2P alternatives for centralised products
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Our users have written 3 comments and reviews about YaCy, and it has gotten 123 likes
- Developed by Michael Peter Christen et al.
- Open Source and Free product.
- Written in
- Average rating of 4
- 78 alternatives listed
- 2,494 Stars
- 368 Forks
- 168 Open Issues
- Updated May 10, 2022
YaCy was added to AlternativeTo byon Dec 21, 2011 and this page was last updated Apr 21, 2022.