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Launchpad awards $35K to UAH search engine developers

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Dr. Philip Kovacs (L) and Dr. Ryan Weber are the developers of Complexity Engine. (Source: Michael Mercier / UAH) Dr. Philip Kovacs (L) and Dr. Ryan Weber are the developers of Complexity Engine. (Source: Michael Mercier / UAH)
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Two professors at the University of Alabama at Huntsville are getting a $35,000 boost to help develop their search engine.

Dr. Philip Kovacs and Dr. Ryan Webber created "Complexity Engine." Alabama Launchpad awarded the duo the money to help them get their product out there.

Complexity Engine aims to help teachers, parents and students promote reading. The search engine allows teachers and administrators to set parameters for the search results.

The search engine is still in the testing phase, but with the grant, Kovacs and Weber hope to be ready to sell Version 1 within 90 days.

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