Headquarters
China
Latest investment
Jan 11 2017
No. of Startups
1
Website
http://sogou.com
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HQ address
No.1 Park, Zhongguancun East R,, Beijing, 100084, CHN
description
Sogou, Inc. is a subsidiary of Sohu, Inc. founded on 9 August 2010. It is the owner and developer of Sogou search engine, Sogou Input and Sogou browser.ProductsSearch engine and web applicationsSogou search engine was launched on 3 August 2004.Sogou's web application products are designed to classify on-line information, such as music, picture, video clip, news, map and vertical information.Sogou InputInitially released in 2006, Sogou Pinyin is the most popular Chinese input software in China. It makes use of its search engine techniques which are the analysis and categorization of the most popular words or phrases on the Internet.Sogou browserStarted in December 2008, Sogou browser adopts a "dual-core" (Google Chrome's WebKit and Internet Explorer's Trident layout engines) techniques and it connects to the cloud to recognize malicious websites and software.InvestmentOn 17 September 2013, it was announced that Tencent has acquired a 36.5% stake in Sogou.com for US$448 million.

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