Accoona.com going public...Why ?
Mashable mentioned that accoona is going public. It says... Most of AccoonaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s revenue comes from its e-commerce business, which operates in North America. ItÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s online lead generation and search engine services are used in the US, Europe and China. Its search technology was hailed as a viable competitor to other major search engines such as Google, when it launched its Internet service a few years ago. AccoonaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s attempt at differentiation is that of its semantic search, incorporating the meaning of words into your queries, allow you to further filter your search results based on your highlighted keywords, and will revise information in real time, offering relevant data such as fax and phone numbers, addresses, etc. for particular information you look up. My question is... why ? The site itself looks unpleasant to visit, slow to search and has at least a few implementation bugs at least. On top of that I found the advertisements annoying to look at and the search