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Bump in the road

3 minute read

We are shutting down For good? We hope not. A retrospective and a look forward.

Searching Web 3 at Web Scale

24 minute read

This is the second post in a 2-post miniseries where we explain the challenges we faced scaling up, and how they were eventually overcome. In this second pos...

1000 hits/s? Challenge accepted!

4 minute read

In fall 2021 we started the ambitious work of seeing whether could truly handle web-scale traffic. Through the grapevine, we’d heard how a we...

Decentralised search: from dream to reality

10 minute read

At the beginning of May 2022, distributed web specialists from and conducted an experiment to run a fully distributed search ind...