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Kazaa Tops Web Search List

Look out Recording Industry Association of America. Web surfers wanting information about the Kazaa peer to peer file sharing program pushed the software to the top of Yahoo’s list of the most popular search terms in 2003, beating out media heavyweights such as Harry Potter and Britney Spears, Yahoo said on Monday.

The annual report lists the top 10 most frequently searched-for terms on Yahoo’s search engine over the entire year and is one measure of consumer interests and trends, Yahoo says.

Kazaa was followed by searches for fictional character Harry Potter, of book and movie fame, in the second spot, and U.S. television show “American Idol” in third place.

Read more at PC World

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