| ||Tell HN: Google seems to have changed ncr (no country redirect)|
120 points by dragop on Dec 25, 2015 | hide | past | web | favorite | 32 comments |
|A useful feature of google search is ncr, no country redirect, which prevents geolocation redirection to the localized home page. Useful if you travel a lot, only want results in English if you live in a non-English speaking country, and so on.|
The url used to be
Unfortunately this seems to have stopped working recently (clear cookies and caches first for anyone using this to see). After not a little search effort as it's either an unannounced change (or a bug?), you now need:
Hope this helps anyone relying on ncr.
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