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Journal Journal: Is Yahoo! Making A Comeback? 7

Has anyone noticed Yahoo suddenly popped up back in the game? Last I checked (a few months ago), Yahoo was an old, dying search engine and email service getting dominated by Google in every way. Now, all of a sudden, it seems as though Yahoo might be coming back into our lives. Yahoo released a Video Search System, can support realtime traffic analysis, has enhanced their search engine and has upped their email to compete with Google's GMail. Meanwhile, Google is experimenting with more USENET dominance with their enhanced Google Groups, and the mind-blowing Google Suggest Thing. It used to look like a battle between Google and the world, with Yahoo sitting on the sidelines twiddling it's thumbs and slowing disappearing. It looks now like that could be wrong, and Yahoo could come back. What are your thoughts on this, if you have any?

- dshaw

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