While the US government accuses Google of, in part, favoring its own properties in search results, Yahoo appears to be doing the same thing on download-related searches. And, in the process of offering downloads of popular software, Yahoo is also offering searchers additional downloads including the Yahoo Toolbar.
This was first spotted by GFI Labs, which showed how certain download-related searches always presented Yahoo's download site, downloads.yahoo.com, at the top of the results page, ahead of the official website.
That alone isn't unusual. Google and Bing both often show their [...]
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