Type of site
|Web search engine|
|Created by||Andreas Wiebe|
|Launched||June 26, 2014|
Swisscows is a web search engine launched in 2014, a project of Hulbee AG, a company based in Egnach, Switzerland. It uses semantic data recognition that give faster "answers" to queries. In addition, Swisscows does not store users' data. Swisscows also deems itself "family-friendly", with explicit results entirely omitted. The website's servers are based in underground data centers under the Swiss Alps.
Swisscows uses Bing for web search, but has also built its own index for the German language edition. It also has shopping search, music search (powered by SoundCloud), and a language translator powered by Yandex.
Swisscows was founded in 2014 by Andreas Wiebe.
As of 2018, there were 20 million monthly search queries, according to Hulbee CEO, Andreas Wiebe.
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