DuckDuckGo handles over 102.2 million search requests in one day for a new company record

Internet search engine DuckDuckGo is known for its privacy. It doesn’t profile its users and has over 400 sources including Wikipedia. As of last August, it ran on average 65.2 million searches a day. Some of these responses, called Instant Answers, appear on top of the search page and are designed to provide the user with an instant answer that doesn’t require the user to click on a link to find the information that he/she is looking for. To be clear, user searches are not tracked and personal data is not shared with third-person companies.


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