Q&A The Best Private Search Engine - What are you using?

If privacy is your primary concern which search engine are you most likely to use?


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Kubla

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Jan 22, 2017
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I have been using Brave search but after that accidentally leaked court document that shows Google has been working with the US government using “keyword warrants” to troll for keywords entered into a search bar and then tie it to a users, making it so you have to be leery searching for anything now I have been testing a couple encrypted search engines I found on reedit

Search Encrypt

Gibiru

Just not sure of away to actually test their encryption to see if either are the real deal,
 

Kubla

Level 8
Verified
Jan 22, 2017
374
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I have been using Brave search but after that accidentally leaked court document that shows Google has been working with the US government using “keyword warrants” to troll for keywords entered into a search bar and then tie it to a users, making it so you have to be leery searching for anything now I have been testing a couple encrypted search engines I found on reedit

Search Encrypt

Gibiru

Just not sure of away to actually test their encryption to see if either are the real deal,

FYI: Doing some research I found that the Search Encrypt is affiliated with the Chinese government so would not use it, instead I am testing MetaGer which uses a proxy to hide your identity, it appears to primarily use Bing results and gives you the option to open result links anonymously.

Both it and Gibiru are fairly quick considering the extra measures to hide your identity.
 
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Kubla

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Jan 22, 2017
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I will test out Disroot Searx thanks!

And on Gibiru using Google, and all the censorship that comes with it I noticed.
 
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Countryboy_MN

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May 30, 2013
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In my earlier post I stated I was using DuckDuck Go for my go to search engine. But since then I'm kicking the tires on Braves search engine. And I'm also using StartPage..again.(y)
 
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