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Schachter's Hypothesis
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World-Wide Web The observation that "Given two unrelated
technical terms, an Internet search engine will retrieve
only resumes". This was first formulated by Joshua EliSchachter in about 1998, while
poring over the uniformly irrelevant pages that resulted from
a search he'd run on "+Perl +MAPI" in Altavista.