As most people in Australia would probably know by now Yahoo! Australia and the 7 network merged their sites into one portal. At first I shrugged at the news, gave it the "who really cares" routine and left it.

The new Yahoo!7 logo

I checked it out today though and was pleasently surprised. The layout and design of the front page is supurb, it's much easier to find information. Plus I know that Channel 9 and MSN are having a fling, and we all know MSN is evil, so I'm glad that 7 chose a much less evil partner! And we all know that Sunrise show on 7 is so much better than the Today show on 9 ;).

You can still reach it at, or their new address at (they both still redirect you to

My rating? 4 stars.