Therefore to view "objectionable" material, you must proactively turn the
filter off. I know Altavista at one point considered turning on a family
filter for all of the
web, but they have now implemented it for a portion of the web.
According to FAQ at http://www.altavista.com/av/content/help_family.html
Experienced editors from SurfWatch and AltaVista update content lists each
provide you with the most current information, minus the objectionable sites.
SurfWatch blocks in these five categories:
At 04:19 PM 10/21/99 -0700, Gregory Alan Bolcer wrote:
>So I've been combing the Altavista site using the Virage Image Engine.
>I don't know how they do it, but it kicks ass. The company was founded in
>1994 by Dr. Ramesh Jain from UCSD and looks like it was funded by Adobe
>Ventures, Compaq Computer, Sutter Hill Ventures Trinity Ventures, Media
>Technology Ventures, TTC Ventures, and Hambrecht & Quist.