Building the world’s alternative search engine with Finn Brownbill

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The podcast which talks to the maverick renegades of the internet.

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About the guest

Finn Brownbill is the Head of Marketing for Mojeek, an independent search engine based in Brighton, UK.

Mojeek has a fully independent crawler allowing them to build their own search index. Mojeek started in a bedroom in 2004 and is billed as the world’s alternative search engine, providing a different set of results to either Google search or Bing.

Donation choice

Each guest is asked to nominate an open source project or charity for donations for their episode. Finn has chosen Beam, a crowdfunding platform which supports homeless people. If you enjoyed this episode please make a donation to the Beam.

Show notes

About Finn Brownbill

About Mojeek

Search engine market info

Search controversies


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We Don't Stream

This podcast series looks at the maverick renegades of the internet who are pushing back against big tech monopolies, surveillance capitalism and climate change. People who reject mainstream technology narratives to try and forge a slightly better, less dystopian future for all of us.