Lookout, Google launches desktop search

It had to happen, just a matter of when…

The Register: Google launches desktop search for Windows PCs

Boston Globe: Google search program gets jump on Microsoft

There is an online help file…install is problematic: for me at least: ‘not compatible’ error – http://desktop.google.com/support/bin/answer.py?answer=10742.  I’m getting this issue, so I’ve yet to know how well it works.

I’ve been using Lookout, which has worked pretty well for me for a while….requires Microsoft Outlook though.

Comments (2)

  1. Fred says:

    Take this post as a trackback. There are some of my toughs about the product, privacy and security in mind:


  2. Fred says:


    Okay, there is the part 2 of my thoughts about the subject. It talk about the logging problem with AIM chat software. I think that it’s always a good thing to know: