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How Are Search Engines So Fast?

Google can find something for you on the other side of the world in less than a second. Why does your personal computer take so much longer?

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Sources:

https://venturebeat.com/2013/03/01/how-google-searches-30-trillion-web-pages-100-billion-times-a-month/
https://www.google.com/insidesearch/howsearchworks/thestory/
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