Russia just spent $20 million to create a government-controlled search engine called Sputnik. Despite being developed by the state-owned telecommunications agency Rostelecom, Sputnik already appears doomed. It’s predicted that the search engine will be unable to compete with the leading search engines in Russia (Yandex, Google, and mail.ru). And, the fact that people don’t want […]Author informationAlbert CostillJust a typical guy that enjoys an ice-cold beer, pizza, sports and music. Since venturing into the blogosphere many years ago to discuss his favorite tunes, Al has been known to write for online publications by Alpha Brand Media such as SoJones and AMOG, as well as Search Engine Journal, to discuss everything and anything that matters.TwitterGoogle+The post Will Russia’s Sputnik Fail Like These 13 Defunct Search Engines? by @albertcostill appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
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