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Search engines: remove dead link to burf.co
Add note about Epic Search going paid-only
Correct error about Brave

New info from Solso on HN: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=27596830
Add Brave, fix dated info, DDG misconceptions

- New category: "semi-independent indexes". Contains Brave and Plumb.
- Mention that Quor is down
- Fix outdated statement on Plumb's hCaptcha
- Clarify some misconceptions about DDG
New engine (Goo) + more engine info

Thanks N. A. Ferrell for feedback!
Update search engines

- Add ChatNoir, Ninfex
- Mark Runnaroo as discontinued
New search engine: "Infotiger"
New engine: Burf.co
New engine: Kozmonavt
New engine: go.mail.ru
New search engine: Yioop
Add some info about Plumb

I contacted Adam from Plumb for more info and updated the section on
Plumb search.
Add "Rationale" and info from Matt

Matt from Gigablast answered some of my questions; I updated the article
with information from him. Some of that information found its way to the
"Rationale" section.
Add more details about some search engines
Add info on relationship between Plumb and Gibiru
New search engine: Plumb
CI/Makefile: reduce zopfli compression even more

70 iterations seems to be the point at which we hit diminishing returns.
The combined size difference of all *.gz files with 70 iterations and
1000 iterations is 65 bytes.
Clarify alternatives that support limiting by TLD

In the info for search.tl, clarify that its single-TLD search isn't a
unique feature; Google and Bing support a search operator to achieve the
same result.
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