Prize Fight: Yahoo Mail vs. Gmail

Veronica Belmont refs a battle between Web e-mail sluggers Yahoo and Google.

Web e-mail powerhouses fight for Veronica. CNET Networks

Veronica Belmont pit Yahoo Mail (beta) against most geeks' favored e-mail service, Gmail. If you're aiming to dump your current PC (or Mac)-based e-mail app and move to the Web, this is a good, basic comparison of the strengths and weaknesses of the two services.

I'll tell you right now that Gmail won, by a nose. Click through to the video to seehow Gmail performed in each round of the fight: Interface, Features, Speed, Organization, and Security.

>>> Play video >>>

About the author

Rafe Needleman reviews mobile apps and products for fun, and picks startups apart when he gets bored. He has evaluated thousands of new companies, most of which have since gone out of business.


Discuss Prize Fight: Yahoo Mail vs. Gmail

Conversation powered by Livefyre

Show Comments Hide Comments
Latest Articles from CNET
Samsung's battle with Smartflash put on hold over patent scrutiny