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Blekko, Director Marketing

Mozilla accelerates search navigation with blekko

We’re thrilled about the new Add-on the Prospector team at Mozilla Labs created! Back in March the Mozilla team invited us over to their offices to give a brown bag presentation about blekko. Afterwards, some team members approached us with … Continue reading

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Infographic: blekko by the numbers

JBofill Creative Partners made this infographic based on the recent press about blekko. This is super cool. Thanks guys! Click to Enlarge

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Time to Slow Down and Look Back at a Year Gone By at blekko

“Do you know how fast you were going?” asked the Washington state trooper outside of Chehalis on my way to Seattle. “Our airplane caught you a few miles back doing 92 in a 60 zone.” Last June I rode my … Continue reading

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Blekko Closes $30M Funding – Yandex Strategic Investor

Big day here at blekko! We are thrilled to announce that we closed our $30 million funding round and we’ve added a terrific new strategic investor to the company: Yandex. For those of you who aren’t familiar with Yandex, it … Continue reading

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Get Ready to Grep the Web!

One of the advantages of having your own search engine is that you have access to all sorts of data that no one else does. Really, really cool data. And when you tell your friends you have all this data, … Continue reading

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14 Facts & more about blekko – Infographic

Razvan Gavrilas over at Cognitive SEO posted this awesome 14 facts and more infographic about blekko. We really like it! Original Infographic @ 14 Facts (& more) about Blekko / Provided by cognitiveSEO

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Flipboard RSS Search Powered by blekko

It’s hotter than two cats fighting in a wool sock! That’s right, one of the 25 hottest free iPad apps just got hotter with blekko powering its feed search. Flipboard users can now search for RSS feeds using blekko’s spam … Continue reading

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Blekko in the New York Times – The Story Behind the Photo

Jim Wilson the New York Times photographer dropped by our office a week ago to shoot some photos for the article about us. He was in our office for an hour shooting Rich and others a hundred different ways. He … Continue reading

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Blekko Powers Topix Search

Topix, the Web’s largest platform for local news and commentary just got better. We’re pleased to announce that starting today blekko is powering search on Topix. Topix is a great partner for blekko. With almost 9 million ComScore uniques and … Continue reading

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Feed Your Coders Hassle-Free with ZeroCater

Most companies in Silicon Valley know if you provide food for your employees their productivity goes up. It’s a nice perk that keeps them happy and in the office coding away, rather than getting in their cars to go downtown … Continue reading

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