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The former search engine of,, has launched it's newest engine called AskCity. AskCity focuses on a more localized search to try and win some market share from the top engines like Google and Yahoo who lead the pack in quantity (hits) and, to most, quality (relevance of search results). is looking to pick up some of that market share by providing more detailed results and listings around the given location than the typical local search engines.

According to, AskCity will integrate services from established and successful sites such as for business reviews, TicketMaster for event tickets, ReserveAmerica for campground reservations, Fandango for movie ticket purchases and for restaraunt reservations" all owned by InterActiveCorp, as those sites have been perfecting on their algorithms and features for quite some time. is said to integrate search results with feature filled maps as well as ticket booking and reservations for restaurants to add to and improve on's search engine and services offered by other search engines. The new site may not jump ahead of the game but we can't wait to see what will have to offer in terms of features and functionality over the likes of and

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News source: DailyTech

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