All search engines consist of three main parts: a robot that gathers information as it crawls the World Wide Web, a database that stores information that the robot gathers, and a search tool that enables users to find information.
A Times team has revamped an online database that makes it easier to learn about the roughly 780 prisoners who were taken there, including the 40 who remain.
Carol Rosenberg. New York Times. Tue, 15 Jun 2021 09:00:30 +0000.
Researchers discovered an unidentified malware that created a 1.2TB database of personal records stolen from 3.25 million PCs between 2018 and 2020, including logins for major online sites.
Daily Mail. Fri, 11 Jun 2021 08:20:02 +0100.
A company called Clearview AI secretly scrapes the internet for photos, thus producing a gigantic database for government agencies and police. Is it possible to remove yourself from the collection?
Spiegel Online. Thu, 10 Jun 2021 18:18:53 +0200.