The war to win the eyes and ears of Internet users moved to a new front this week as Yahoo! acquired a UK electronic mapping feature to compete with Google. After years of simply fighting to keep pace with Google, Yahoo! has over the past few months ramped up to a full-scale assault on its arch-rival. Yahoo!'s newly aggressive posture is an attitude adjustment for a company that often appeared to be struggling to keep up with the Google juggernaut.
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