Looks very familiar doesn’t it? i recently posted about ixquick today and found something else out.
ixquick is a sister project of Startpage so i contacted the company today to find out the details why 2?
here’s their reply (Super fast too may i add)
Thank you for your email and interest in Ixquick, and thanks for your compliments!
Great you have published this, it’s appreciated… this helps us greatly in our privacy mission.
You might check out Ixquick’s mother site www.startpage.com as well.
StartPage offers Google results, combined with the excellent award winning Ixquick privacy; the best of both worlds!
So to recap, the differences between Ixquick and StartPage:
It’s both owned and operated by Ixquick, and both websites respect your privacy!
Ixquick is based on the meta-search principle, more about how Ixquick works on:
Startpage.com offers Google results, combined with the excellent award winning Ixquick privacy; the best of both worlds!
You can be sure we do not share any personal details with any third party, so also not with Google.
Your privacy is absolutely secured…
Alex van Eesteren
Well now you have 2 choices! both offer the same level of privacy but 1 combines Google results.
Now it’s time for me to put this proxy idea into the head of other search engines! more the better!