DuckDuckGo adds AI-powered DuckAssist to search engine
Powered by generative artificial intelligence (AI) models from OpenAI and Anthropic, DuckAssist generates natural language responses to user questions and provides more relevant answers than its predecessor, the Instant Answers tool.
DuckAssist is part of the company's ongoing push to improve th... Read more
Search engine rivals complain to EU about Google
Rivals of Google's search engine demand that EU lawmakers enforce new tech rules to make Google comply with an earlier ruling.
DuckDuckGo, Germany's Ecosia and French peers Qwant and Lilo urged EU lawmakers to take action against Google via new tech rules. As reported in Reuters, the competing p... Read more
DuckDuckGo: ‘Even in incognito mode, you can’t escape Google Search algorithms’.
Users in an incognito window cannot escape the algorithms of Google Search. That suggests an investigation by competitor DuckDuckGo (DDG), reports TechCrunch. Even logged out users of the search engine who also surf in incognito mode cannot prevent their online activity from being used by Google in ... Read more