Christine Maxwell is an Internet content pioneer, best known as the creator and co- founder of Magellan, one of the first professionally curated online
'guides to Internet content. jn 1992 she also created and then co-authored one of thy
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enter and to databases of the Department of
Homeland Security, the CIA, the NSA and the
technology used by the FBI's IPentagon, with an average execution time of four to six seconds.
use of natural language search teptfhologies.
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/search technology used by the FBI's jcounterterrorism data warehouse.""!