March 8 Manhasset, N.Y.—CMP Media launched the beta version of TechSearch.com (http://www.techsearch.com) on Wednesday. The vertical search site indexes more than 60 technology news Web sites, blogs and publications both inside and outside of CMP.
TechSearch features content from CRN, EE Times, InformationWeek, InternetWeek, Network Computing, TechWeb and VARBusiness, as well as technology content from other online news sites, blogs and vendor sites.
“We are excited to offer this new search engine and combine the two hottest trends on the Web—search and blogs—to create a unique offering for technology professionals,” said Mike Azzara, senior VP-Internet business at CMP Media, in a statement. “TechSearch scans our publications, blogs and online news outlets to bring users rapid, targeted search results they can’t find on current horizontal search sites.”