Japan Wants Its Own Search Engine

Japan’s government is a little jealous of the money being made by Google and plans to meet with 20 companies to discuss creating a rival search engine.

The companies will include leading electronics firms Matsushita Electric Industrial, Hitachi, NEC and Fujitsu as well as telecom carrier Nippon Telegraph and Telephone and public broadcaster NHK.


  1. [...] Of course, Theseus is just one leg on the mannequin. Japan wants in on the act as well. [...]