Talk:Archie search engine
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The "first search engine ever invented"? In 1990? Doubtful.
The first *Internet* search engine ever invented? Perhaps, but seems unlikely.
I've just listened to a radio interview with the guy who created this (BBC Radio 4- should be a podcast) and he's said that it had "nothing to do with the cartoon character". It was simply archive without the v. I'm going to remove the offending passage. 188.8.131.52 (talk) 09:47, 7 November 2009 (UTC)
- I concur but I think it should be mentioned as a common misapprehension - the article comment was unreferenced in any case. -- John 09:59, 7 November 2009 (UTC)
BBC Radio 4 interview with Alan Emtage
About 35 minutes in -  -- John 10:01, 7 November 2009 (UTC)
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