Saturday, March 19, 2011

Yahoo! Kills Alltheweb!


It was waiting to happen. My favorite search engine before Google became the phenomenon it is today, Alltheweb was a fantastic product from Europe. Its downfall began with Overture buying it…which was itself bought eventually by Yahoo. And we all know by now what the Internet pioneer does to the products it buys: it kills them!

Thanks, Yahoo! RIP, Alltheweb.

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