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just like the Google search engine

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Cover of Mastering Blockchain - Second Edition

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Is the Google search engine really available to everyone? Of does it serve up results that Someone has determined are acceptable results.

WHY wouldn't the aim be for this technology to be OPEN and configurable or extensible by members of the public that wanted to take the effort to configure and extend to fit their purposes.

WHY is a HIGHLY CENTRALIZED and closed, proprietary technology the starting model here?