Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 27th Jan 2010 15:14 UTC, submitted by historyb
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu For the longest time, the default search provider in Ubuntu Linux has been Google, but this is going to change in the next release, Lucid Lynx, scheduled to release April 29. The change comes after Canonical has signed a revenue sharing deal with Yahoo!, so you can imagine who the new default search provider will be.
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No impact
by chrisfriberg on Wed 27th Jan 2010 16:17 UTC
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I doubt even Yahoo! care because they are now the default search engine on one distribution of a desktop OS with 1% market share. Also, if you are technically inclined enough to install Ubuntu I think you can handle changing a basic browser setting.

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RE: No impact
by ricegf on Wed 27th Jan 2010 17:22 in reply to "No impact"
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Well, 5% share according to Microsoft. But you know what a bunch of liars THEY are! :-D

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