Darkforum.com - Dark Stories, Dark Art, Poetry, Photography, Debates and Discussions
Home Register FAQ
Go Back   Darkforum.com - Dark Stories, Dark Art, Poetry, Photography, Debates and Discussions > Discussions > Topic Discussions
Reload this Page Yandex
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-31-15   #1
Shok
Low-Roller
 
Shok's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: Woop woop, Australia
Posts: 1,391
Shok is on a distinguished road
Credits: 34,525
Yandex

I just (re)discovered Yandex again.
Often referred to as the russian google, it's made it's way in leaps and bounds since I first found it years ago. It was originally very clunky and slow, but someone's been busy.

There's proper search engine which tends to find a whole lot more stuff than other engines.

A mail client, good for less secure stuff. I dunno who to distrust more, American companies, or Russian companies.

A cloud service which is cleanly accessible by linux (unlike google drive), but again, distrust arrises. For sensitive files I'm using encryption, not that it matters, it just makes it a tad more difficult for them to probe into my shit. Webdav is the shit.

And they're working on a browser. I've had a looksee at the beta version, and there's not much difference against chrome or firefox. It does, however, natively return to russian language, which a bit of a pain if you want to get anywhere quickly.


Currently I'm using the cloud service mainly. It's hit me as being a crapton more user friendly. But as I said, encryption, use it.

I've also tried Japan's naver services, but they're just as backassed as google and yahoo. A lot of stuff I try to search for there comes up missing or garbled. Their mobile chat is probably one of the best alternatives to skype I've used yet, though.


Anyone else using yandex or others? Tips?
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
INGSOC
is Offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-15   #2
Good Fred III
Moans in the Night
 
Good Fred III's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 67
Good Fred III is on a distinguished road
Credits: 7,537
sounds like Yemeni spandex
JUST Saying
__________________
error number 2634
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
is Offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-15   #3
Shok
Low-Roller
 
Shok's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: Woop woop, Australia
Posts: 1,391
Shok is on a distinguished road
Credits: 34,525
That it does.
I also discovered yandex music. Free plays without logging in.
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
INGSOC
is Offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On


Recent Threads
I forgot why I posted...
5 Days Ago 20:08
Last post by Sic Simon
1 Day Ago 18:28
Are you mother fuckers...
1 Week Ago 22:47
Last post by Sic Simon
1 Day Ago 16:13
Girlfriends suck
12-27-03 18:09
Last post by thefr0g
1 Week Ago 08:01
E=mc vagina
1 Week Ago 18:07
Last post by Dark Messiah
1 Week Ago 13:34
What Are you Listening...
03-21-05 06:40
By Cucking Funt
Last post by Sic Simon
1 Week Ago 22:31
Science Disproves...
11-01-10 14:38
by Pahu
Last post by Pahu
1 Week Ago 10:20
What if anarchy?
4 Weeks Ago 23:51
Last post by Sic Simon
1 Week Ago 16:53
kids react to avenged...
2 Weeks Ago 19:48
Last post by Sic Simon
1 Week Ago 17:53
yeah im insane
2 Weeks Ago 21:26
Last post by Sic Simon
2 Weeks Ago 21:26
Stuff I'm thinking about
3 Weeks Ago 04:21
Last post by Sic Simon
2 Weeks Ago 18:53
Online Users: 85
1 members and 84 guests
australianorth
Most users ever online was 1928, 06-09-15 at 18:20.
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.0 RC2


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vBulletin Skin developed by: vBStyles.com

© 2006 - 2016 Dark Forum | About Dark Forum | Advertisers | Investors | Legal | A member of the Crowdgather Forum Community