Welcome to the team, Rengin-Sina Özcan!

31. October 2022/by Open Search Foundation

“Fundamental rights should be at the forefront of web searches” – Interview with Christian Geminn

24. October 2022/by Open Search Foundation

„Children are key multipliers when it comes to changing generational thinking“ – Interview with Melanie Platz

2. October 2022/by Open Search Foundation

A key building block of an Open Search infrastructure: Serci WebCrawler launched

30. September 2022/by Open Search Foundation

OpenWebSearch.eu officially kicked-off in Berlin

OpenWebSearch.EU has kicked-off with a consortium meeting in Berlin. 46 representatives of the project partners got together in a hybrid meeting format in September to exchange ideas and make plans for the successful execution of the project.
23. September 2022/by Christine Plote

Competencies are Key to a Better Search – Specialist Group Education and Search Literacy Founded

14. September 2022/by Open Search Foundation

“As a user, I would like to choose my search engine based on my preferences” – Interview with Michael Granitzer

9. September 2022/by Open Search Foundation

Promoting Europe’s independence in web search: The Open Search Foundation joins forces with 13 other European research centres to form the EU project openwebsearch.eu

29. July 2022/by Open Search Foundation

Fresh from the digital press: The #ossym21 proceedings are out!

14. July 2022/by Christine Plote

#ossym22 – International Open Search Symposium 2022

1. July 2022/by Open Search Foundation

3-2-1: Our data auctioned in milliseconds

Every time we search or surf the internet, an auction for our…
10. June 2022/by Christine Plote

3x Jobs: Helping to shape the internet search of tomorrow

For the research project OpenWebSearch.eu, funded by the European…
2. June 2022/by Christine Plote

Call for Contributions: 4th International Open Search Symposium #ossym2022

29. April 2022/by Christine Plote

Online survey: tell us about how you use search engines, please

20. January 2022/by Christine Plote

Study „Tracking-based Advertising”: SMEs want tracking – don’t they?

19. January 2022/by Christine Plote

“Privacy in Open Search: A Review of Challenges and Solutions”

Together with Samuel Sousa (Graz University of Technology) and…
20. October 2021/by Christine Plote

Session #EthicsInSearch at #ossym21

Video recordings
13. October 2021/by Open Search Foundation

Keynote “Safeguarding democratic rights and values in the digital space. A foundation’s perspective“

Carla Hustedt at #ossym21
13. October 2021/by Open Search Foundation

Keynote “European Commission perspective to Open Search“

Werner Stengg at #ossym21
12. October 2021/by Open Search Foundation

Session “Alternative Search Engines” at #ossym21

Video recordings
12. October 2021/by Open Search Foundation

Keynote “Encoding social change? Analysis of open search technology between German hacker ethics and Asian start-up culture“

Astrid Mager at #ossym21
12. October 2021/by Open Search Foundation

Keynote “Why Science Needs Open Search”

Tim Smith at #ossym21
11. October 2021/by Open Search Foundation

For a value-oriented internet search in Europe: Start of a new digitisation project

14. September 2021/by Open Search Foundation

Open Search Symposium #ossym2021: Registration now open

31. August 2021/by Open Search Foundation

Possible Pitfalls for an Open Internet Search? Position Paper on the proposals for DSA, DMA and DGA

7. June 2021/by Open Search Foundation

Human Facts: Realizing equal access to digital markets

Shania Ender from Human Facts introduces the Open Search Foundation…
29. April 2021/by Open Search Foundation

Call for Papers for #ossym2021 until May 31 2021

2. April 2021/by Open Search Foundation

“Legal challenges of an open web index”

"Calls for a European “third way” in matters of digital technology…
17. March 2021/by Christine Plote

Save the Date: The dates for the International Open Search Symposium 2021 are set

1. March 2021/by Open Search Foundation

No Google Down Under? – Trial of Power in Australia

29. January 2021/by Open Search Foundation

DuckDuckGo reaches milestone of over 100 million searches daily for the first time

16. January 2021/by Open Search Foundation

New York Times: Google Dominates Thanks to an Unrivaled View of the Web

"In Europe, a group called the Open Search Foundation has proposed a plan to create a common internet index that can underpin many European search engines."
14. December 2020/by Open Search Foundation

Review of the 2nd International Symposium on Open Search Technology

1. December 2020/by Open Search Foundation

Flashback – 2nd International Symposium on Open Search Technology

1. December 2020/by Open Search Foundation

Reuters: “UK regulators take aim at Apple’s search engine deal with Google”

According to a recent report of the U.K. Competition and Markets…
1. July 2020/by Open Search Foundation

Dragotin’s Blog: “It is a very good sign to have the topic of internet search in the news.” -Copy

Eine ausführliche Analyse über die Ziele und Organisation der…
14. June 2020/by Christine Plote

“To Break Google’s Monopoly on Search, Make Its Index Public”

"Recognition is growing worldwide that something big needs to…
16. July 2019/by Open Search Foundation

Wired: “It’s Time to Switch to a Privacy Browser”

"Ad trackers are out of control. Use a browser that reins them…
16. June 2019/by Open Search Foundation

Tips for a healthy use of the Internet

The Internet Health Report offers basic information about Internet…
6. January 2019/by Open Search Foundation

“More than 90% of the world uses Google Search”

Internethealthreport 2018:
„More than 90% of the world uses…
7. November 2018/by Open Search Foundation

The First Step To ReDecentralize The Web

Medium:
"The First Step To ReDecentralize The Web – Broad…
5. July 2018/by Open Search Foundation

Infographic: „The World’s 200+ Unicorns, in One Giant Map”

Infographic:
The World’s 200+ Unicorns, in One Giant Map
(Jeff…
21. September 2017/by Open Search Foundation

„In most EU member countries, Google controls more than 90 percent of the search market.”

„In most EU member countries, Google controls more than 90…
6. April 2015/by Open Search Foundation