The Neeva Team

What Are Cookies? Definition, History, Different Types, and More

What Are Cookies? Definition, History, Different Types, and More

The Neeva Team on 08/02/21
Browser cookies—also known as HTTP cookies, internet cookies, or just “cookies”—have a huge impact on the way that we experience the internet, but when they’re being used, and how they work, can be unclear.
What Is a Web Browser?

What Is a Web Browser?

The Neeva Team on 07/23/21
Your web browser is the portal through which you access the web, your window into cyberspace. Knowing more about browsers can help you choose the one that works best for you and your privacy.
California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) Explained

California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) Explained

The Neeva Team on 07/22/21
The California Consumer Privacy Act is the only active data privacy law in the United States. Learn how this landmark legislation came into existence and how it affects you.
Big Tech Censorship: A Debate Around Internet Free Speech

Big Tech Censorship: A Debate Around Internet Free Speech

The Neeva Team on 07/15/21
Big Tech censorship is the idea that major tech companies can have gatekeeper power over what we do on their platforms. So what happens when so few set the rules of the web for so many?
What Is a SERP? Definition, Types, Common Features, and More

What Is a SERP? Definition, Types, Common Features, and More

The Neeva Team on 07/13/21
When you type a query into any search engine and hit “enter,” you receive a list of results—that’s the SERP. It sounds simple enough, but as search engines have evolved, so has the SERP.
Neeva Announces Public Availability of its Ads Free, Private Search Engine

Neeva Announces Public Availability of its Ads Free, Private Search Engine

The Neeva Team on 06/29/21
Today, we are pleased to announce the availability of our ad-free, private subscription search engine in the United States.
Can Your Internet Provider See Your History?

Can Your Internet Provider See Your History?

The Neeva Team on 06/29/21
Your internet service provider monitors all of the data you share and receive online. What your ISP can see depends on what type of websites you visit, what type of search engine you use, and if you use a VPN.
Google Antitrust Cases: Actors, Arguments and Implications Explained

Google Antitrust Cases: Actors, Arguments and Implications Explained

The Neeva Team on 06/25/21
As of June 2021, these are six of the highest-profile antitrust cases aimed at Google.
Neeva to Provide Integrated Search Option in Puma Browser, a Privacy-focused Browser

Neeva to Provide Integrated Search Option in Puma Browser, a Privacy-focused Browser

The Neeva Team on 06/24/21
We are pleased to announce our partnership with Puma Browser. Puma will feature Neeva as a default search option integrated into its browser.
What Does an IP Address Tell You?

What Does an IP Address Tell You?

The Neeva Team on 06/20/21
There are many reasons to learn more about these ubiquitous strings of numbers—especially when your privacy is involved.
GDPR Explained: Is It Enough For Data Protection?

GDPR Explained: Is It Enough For Data Protection?

The Neeva Team on 06/15/21
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is legislation passed by the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union that regulates the ways in which companies or organizations can collect and use your data.
What Is A Search Engine?

What Is A Search Engine?

The Neeva Team on 06/11/21
A search engine is software designed to retrieve specific information. Using a search engine is easy: You open up a web page, type a few words into the search bar, and voilà—millions of results appear, in a fraction of a second.
What Is Personalization? 4 Ways It Can Influence Your Digital Experience

What Is Personalization? 4 Ways It Can Influence Your Digital Experience

The Neeva Team on 06/09/21
Personalization is the process of tailoring a product or experience to a specific individual. Since personalization isn’t always transparent, here are some of the ways in which your day-to-day experience of the internet is personalized just for you.
Supporting Humanity's Curiosity with Quality Content

Supporting Humanity's Curiosity with Quality Content

The Neeva Team on 06/03/21
We are announcing a paradigm shift to rewarding content creators for the value they bring to the users of search. We are committing to share at least 20% of our topline revenue with content creator partners when their content is used to directly answer a Neeva customer’s query.
25 Best Internet Safety Tips for Every Situation

25 Best Internet Safety Tips for Every Situation

The Neeva Team on 05/26/21
Online safety requires a multi-pronged approach that takes into account all of your online activities. Here’s how to get started.
Data Privacy: 4 Common Issues and How to Solve Them

Data Privacy: 4 Common Issues and How to Solve Them

The Neeva Team on 05/19/21
If it feels like your internet experience is anything but private, rest assured: There are some simple fixes for regaining some of your privacy online.
How to Stop Google Ads Personalization

How to Stop Google Ads Personalization

The Neeva Team on 05/14/21
For any given ad you see on a website, there’s a decent chance that Google has something to do with it. Fortunately, there are some strategies for depersonalizing and reducing the volume of Google ads you see.
Retargeting Ads: How They Work and Their Consequences for Users

Retargeting Ads: How They Work and Their Consequences for Users

The Neeva Team on 05/05/21
Retargeting is a form of targeted advertising in which you are served display ads for specific products or brands that you have previously viewed. It is now extremely widespread. But how did we get here?
What Does Google Know About Me?

What Does Google Know About Me?

The Neeva Team on 04/27/21
Given the growing ubiquity of Google products, it seems plausible that the tech giant could know everything there is to know about you. Here’s how to find out exactly what Google knows, what they might do with that information, and how to increase your privacy on the web.
Is My Phone Listening to Me?

Is My Phone Listening to Me?

The Neeva Team on 04/20/21
According to a 2019 survey by Consumer Reports, 43 percent of Americans believe their phone is recording their conversations without permission—and they’re not wrong.
How Does Online Advertising Work?

How Does Online Advertising Work?

The Neeva Team on 04/14/21
Online ads are everywhere: They follow you around as you read the news, check social media, and search for information; and they can be eerily relevant, reminding you of things you’ve forgotten to buy, or services that seem tailor-made for you.
Neeva and Botify Partner to Help You Discover Fresh, Relevant Content

Neeva and Botify Partner to Help You Discover Fresh, Relevant Content

The Neeva Team on 04/13/21
Together, Botify and Neeva can make sure creators put their best content forward on every search.
Do Unbiased Search Engines Exist? Top Alternative Search Engines to Consider

Do Unbiased Search Engines Exist? Top Alternative Search Engines to Consider

The Neeva Team on 04/07/21
Search engines have gotten so good at providing information, that we forget to question how that information was selected for us, and if that selection could be biased. Understanding the nature of this bias and considering alternative search engines can help you get the most out of search.
Private Search Engines: What They Are and How to Choose One

Private Search Engines: What They Are and How to Choose One

The Neeva Team on 03/23/21
Mainstream search engines come at a price: Your privacy. If the idea of search engines tracking and profiting off your personal information makes you feel uncomfortable, you’re not alone.