Yahoo! and HP have come together in a deal to distribute the Yahoo! Toolbar on millions of HP computers.
"The deal gives HP computer users instant access to Yahoo search, e-mail, news and finance links.
Effective immediately, Yahoo's home page will be featured on consumer PCs in Europe, Yahoo said in a statement. In North America, HP consumer PCs will come with an Internet browser toolbar that features links to Yahoo services, and Yahoo will be the preferred search service on the forthcoming Internet Explorer 7 browser." Yahoo! spokeswoman Kelly Delaney said financial terms of the deal were not being disclosed.
Yahoo! also had a deal with Acer, a large Asian notebook provider this month. Also, it has existing deals to feature its Web search tools with major broadband communication providers in Britain, Canada and the U.S.