This SDK is a client library to integrate the ContextualWeb Web Search API into your C#/.Net applications. The Web Search API provides a way to search webpages globally with access to content that is relevant to a user’s search query. This API is a RESTful service that provides results to search queries for web pages, images and news articles with results in JSON. ContextualWeb is a global search engine that crawls web pages from a variety of sources that over the world wide web.
Yahoo has revealed more details on its Yahoo Search BOSS, which is undergoing a major transition due to the Yahoo and Microsoft Search alliance. It had previously announced the move to a paid version of BOSS, which stands for Build your Own Search Service. Details have now emerged, with timelines and a pricing structure.
In the beginning, there was the Google (SOAP) Search API. In December 2006, Google no longer issued any new keys for this API. Those with keys already could still use the API, but it was effectively deprecated.