01.27.23

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Microsoft DuckDuckGo Falls to Lowest Share in 2 Years After Being Widely Exposed as Microsoft Proxy, Fake ‘Privacy’

Posted in Deception, Microsoft, Search at 3:59 am by Dr. Roy Schestowitz

Tell me some Microsoft-censored stuff; except for Microsoft.

Summary: DuckDuckGo, according to this latest data from Statcounter, fell from about 0.71% to just 0.58%; all the gains have been lost amid scandals, such as widespread realisation that DuckDuckGo is a Microsoft informant, curated by Microsoft and hosted by Microsoft (Bing is meanwhile laying off many people, but the media isn’t covering that or barely bothers)

The share as per the stats: (01/21-01/23)

0.66 (January 2021)
0.64
0.59
0.58
0.59
0.6
0.6
0.63
0.61
0.6
0.66
0.67
0.69
0.69
0.69
0.68
0.62
0.64
0.71
0.71
0.62
0.62
0.6
0.58
0.58 (January 2023)

“DDG [DuckDuckGo] was unavailable during the big Azure outage earlier this week; that should tell you enough about who runs the show” — psydruid a few moments ago in IRC

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