Thursday February 23rd, 2012
Scroogle, Privacy-First Search Engine, Shuts Down for Good (Betabeat)
Scroogle, the search engine operated by privacy militant and self-appointed Wikipedia watchdog Daniel Brandt, has folded for real. After enduring DDOS attacks “around the clock” that sent a flood of unsustainable traffic to his servers, Mr. Brandt took down the search engine along with his other four domains,, and His theory is that he was being attacked by hackers with a personal vendetta.