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this genre.
– John F. Carr in rec.arts.tv, September 26 1994

What’s Yahoo?

I have heard mention of a search utility called ‘yahoo’ on some of my lists.  Can anyone tell me what this is and where I can find it?
– Ktrent in bit.listserv.help-net, January 17 1995

EBay Founder Promotes New Site

...www.ebay.com/aw/ ... All items are offered by the individual sellers, and anyone is free to bid on any item, or to add items, free of charge.
– Pierre Omidyar, misc.forsale.non-computer, September 12 1995

Google Too Cluttered

Google replaces the simple vote-count with an opaque percentage, adds an unhelpful bar-graph for each response, etc etc etc.  ... Also, Google’s search-page is bogged down with ridiculous amounts of history/ theory/ acknowledgements, making it load much slower, and menus that aren’t really relevant for me.
– Jorn in comp.infosystems.search, April 1 1998