Yahoo goes mobile – take two

We've just been playing with the new Yahoo! Go mobile software and we have to say, we like it.Taking the same pocket size widget philosophy as Nokia's

We've just been playing with the new Yahoo! Go mobile software and we have to say, we like it.Taking the same pocket size widget philosophy as Nokia's Widsets, it's managed to cram just about everything from its online portal, into a squeezed down mobile screen.The scrollable maps software is worth the download alone. Chuck in its postcode searching, traffic alerts and point-to-point directions and we're left wondering why on earth this is being given away for free.Flickr fans will welcome the inclusion of a portable version with instant updates on new comments and photos from your contacts. Searching for photos – or anything else for that matter – is made easy with the one box search tool which spreads its spider legs across the entire site and also the rest of the world wide web.Yahoo! Mail gets pushed to the messaging widget, while showbiz, finance, sport and national headlines, plus local news and weather tailored to your Yahoo! address complete the line-up.Have a butcher’s yourself at the link below, remembering to set the country from USA to United Kingdom of course.

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Yahoo! Go 2.0 Price: Free On sale: Now Contact: Yahoo!Related links: Yahoo! Go 2.0 microsite Related stories: Yahoo! says 'yoohoo' to non-smartphones