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Search & Lookup tools (15 programs)

  1. License
    Free
    Language
    English
    Platform
    web-apps
    PROS: Includes results from major search engine, Clean design, Covers the basics of search options, Provides search suggestions
    CONS: Not as fast as major search engines, Does not offer personalization options
  2. License
    Free
    Language
    English
    Platform
    web-apps
    PROS: Web content not filtered and activity not tracked, Modern design and simple layout
    CONS: No unique features beside infinite scrolling, Main focus is privacy rather than function
  3. PROS: Good source of information, Facts and stats to discover
    CONS: Only applicable to fans, Poor grammar
  4. License
    Free
    Language
    English
    Platform
    web-apps
    PROS: Lots of great deals, Easy to navigate
    CONS: Lots of adverts, Not always the lowest prices
  5. License
    Free
    Language
    English
    Platform
    web-apps
    PROS: Fast and easy to navigate, Impressive 3D view, Traffic and public transport info, Community-based map editor, Save maps for offline viewing, Build up collections of your favorite places
    CONS: Some areas not well served with information
  6. License
    Free
    Language
    English
    Platform
    web-apps
    PROS: Huge database, User feedback on every file
    CONS: Interface is outdated
  7. License
    Free
    Language
    English
    Platform
    web-apps
    PROS: Lots of different filter options, Fast-loading and easily navigable, Tons of available listings to search
    CONS: Some entries no longer available
  8. License
    Free
    Language
    English
    Platform
    web-apps
    PROS: Search like a normal search engine, Attractive presentation, Opportunity to give feedback
    CONS: Still being developed, Benefits of registering unclear
  9. PROS: Excellent privacy settings, Perfect for mobile devices, Nicely integrated with other Google services
    CONS: GPS is mandatory
  10. License
    Free
    Language
    English
    Platform
    web-apps
    PROS: Bird's eye view is great, Directions tool is well designed
    CONS: Navigation needs improvement, Some errors
  11. License
    Free
    Language
    English
    Platform
    web-apps
    PROS: Looks great, Fast, Excellent video and image search
    CONS: Less results than Google
  12. PROS: Extremely easy to use, Awesome satellite imagery, Route planner with directions, Get extra layers with added information, Walk around cities with Street View
    CONS: You need to be logged in to get certain functions
  13. License
    Free
    Language
    English
    Platform
    web-apps
    PROS: Lighweight, fast interface, Excellent preferences, Instant Search, Great integration with a Google Account
    CONS: Users need to be aware of privacy

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