ICC-crawler was developed by Chikayama-Taura laboratory at University of Tokyo and is operated by Knowledge Clustered Group at NICT. The main goal behind developing the crawler is to collect Web pages for researches related to Web-search and data mining.
The IconSurf robot is a specialized internet program which searches for website icons. You may have found this page after noticing that the IconSurf robot visited your website. The purpose of IconSurf is to explore the variety of icon artwork and enable the unique and fun method of web surfing found at iconsurf.com.