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MSN Updates News Search Site

The acitivity in the news search market is hotting up, despite any semblance of a business model, beyond the elusive “local advertising” etc. MSN’s Newsbot news search site, launched recently in beta, now lets people view their search history and store past material, a feature MSN calls “The Daily Me.” Adding a more social flair to the service, “The Daily We” lets people view stories commonly read by other Newsbot visitors with the same taste.

Changes to Newsbot come a day after Amazon introduced its own search engine that features customization tools, A9.com. Read more about A9 here.