Duckduckgo is a small, but functionally very strong Alternative to the all-powerful Google search. The main feature of the search engine is that you have no personal information that we collect and thus also the creation of user - and usage-profiles, to prevent, or at least more difficult. Reason enough, this service is a Chance to give and some of its unknown features to try.
Duckduckgo can also English. If the page is in English, is probably due to your Browser configuration. With a click on the menu button, Duckduckgo, and "Advanced settings", you can, among other things, the Region and the language set. The entire configuration is stored in a Cookie, its content, click "Bookmarklet and Settings data to show" view.
On the same page, you can also all of your settings in the Duckduckgo-Cloud store. To do this you must click on "save settings" button and a Passphrase assigned. From this is then used with the SHA-2 algorithm with a Hash value is generated, the configuration file gets the hash as a name and is on the Amazon S3 cloud storage to be loaded. This file contains no personal data.
Just like the Google search also offers Duckduckgo so-called "instant answers". This means that if you do certain things in the search box (for example, 14+8, or cos(243)) then provides the search engine directly with the answer. In addition to Rechenergebnissen you can for more interesting answers.
Enter the name of a prominent Person (such as Albert Einstein), then it directly appears a brief introduction from Wikipedia. The search phrase movies with
You can free download DuckDuckGo and safe install the latest trial or new full version for Windows 10 (x32, 64 bit) from the official site.