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Type of site
Web search engine
Available inMany languages
Headquarters20 Paoli Pike
Paoli, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Area servedWorldwide
OwnerDuck Duck Go, Inc.[1]
Created byGabriel Weinberg
LaunchedSeptember 25, 2008; 15 years ago (2008-09-25)[2]
Current statusActive
Written inPerl,[3] JavaScript, Python[4]

DuckDuckGo is a search engine made by Gabriel Weinberg. It stresses that it does not collect information about users like Google does, and keeps data private. It headquarters is in Paoli, Pennsylvania, United States. As of March 2020, it received 56,256,596 searches every day.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Duck Duck Go, Inc.: Private Company Information". Bloomberg L.P. Retrieved 2 May 2017.
  2. "About DuckDuckGo". DuckDuckGo. Retrieved 2019-03-29.
  3. Buys, Jon (July 10, 2010). "DuckDuckGo: A New Search Engine Built from Open Source". GigaOM OStatic blog. Archived from the original on March 17, 2011. Retrieved March 19, 2013.
  4. "Architecture". DuckDuckGo Community Platform. Archived from the original on April 22, 2018. Retrieved March 6, 2015.
  5. "DuckDuckGo Traffic". DuckDuckGo. Retrieved 2019-04-11.

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