[FoRK] nice hack to attempt to verify yahoo archive size claim

Adam L Beberg beberg
Mon Aug 15 12:50:40 PDT 2005


Luis Villa wrote on 8/15/2005 11:39 AM:
> A few weeks ago, Yahoo claimed that they were indexing twice as many
> pages as google, which would be pretty cool if true. These guys:

There is only one metric that matters...

... Is the first page of results all ads ...

Both Yahoo and Google have moved well into the multi-page YES answer to 
that metric. So what is the new search engine out there that isn't just 
a glorified newspaper classifieds section? Google is dead, long live what?

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Adam L. Beberg
http://www.mithral.com/~beberg/



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