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Monday, June 18 - Yahoo Chairman and CEO Terry Semel has stepped down today, saying to media "I saw myself as more of a coach than a player going forward."

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SAN FRANCISCO — Yahoo Inc. Chairman Terry Semel stepped down as chief executive in a surprise move Monday, ending his increasingly ineffectual pursuit of online search leader Google Inc. _ a losing battle that had demoralized Yahoo's shareholders and employees.
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Yahoo's search engine sucks anyways. Too many ads.
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I prefer Yahoo...

Oh the horror right?
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lol yahoo - although I hold them in higher regard than MSN - MSN sucks ballz. Google is really where it is at ^.^b
    
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Fine, google has a larger index.

But I'll tell you one thing - NO DAY, can MSN beat yahoo when it comes to mail.

I wish he would have just realized that - and just... shifted his focus sort-of.

Yahoo wins.
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Fine, google has a larger index.

But I'll tell you one thing - NO DAY, can MSN beat yahoo when it comes to mail.

I wish he would have just realized that - and just... shifted his focus sort-of.

Yahoo wins.
lol wut r u talkin bout hotmail pwns yahoo mail...
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post #7 of 15
Let me guess..

you've never used yahoo for long have you? lol

Tell me, TELL ME HOW!

ONLY RECENTLY has hotmail upgraded its mail capacity.
yahoo gave us 1GB since forever. MS finally got Smart(ish :rolleyes) and gave a whopping upgrade, from 2 to a whole 25!

Then later on, 1GB

But my hotmail inbox just gets filled with junk.
Unlike my yahoo inbox.

THERE'S NO DAY, that hotmail's spam filter can match yahoo's.

Yahoo knows how spam smells! lol.

Not to mention the fact that yahoo pages are more simplistic and catered for everyone - even 56k users in 3rd world countries

MSN - "oh!, we're soooo pretty"
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Hotmail < Yahoo < Gmail
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I really like Yahoo Mail Beta.... so easy to use, and very well organized.

I agree with Grim that Yahoo has a really good spam filter. I get thousands a week, and 99.9% land in the Spam Folder.
    
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Yahoo mail= Pownage
Yahoo weather= OK
Yahoo news=OK
Yahoo search= better than msn i guess
    
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