SearchMe.com has actually been out for a few months, but I just came across it. This may have the potential to do well with the average web user. Results are displayed in a more visible manner based of off the search type. For example, music searches render an Itunes look and feel. And get this…you can stream just about any song directly from the results. Check out this William Fitzsimmons tune. The concept may not sound that innovative, but how many legal sites can you actually stream entire songs upon request? Google universal search could learn a few things from these guys.
Obviously for informational searches it’s no google. Most likely this site will fall in with countless other engines popping up, but it’s worth a look. Here’s an old TechCrunch article for more info.