Google hides newsgroups

You might know that I’m a big fan of searching Google Groups to solve technical problems. It looks like Google decided that Groups aren’t that important and to hide it on the default Google website:

Google hides Groups

You have to click on more to open a small window with more search options to see a link to Groups. Well, I guess that Google Video is much more important for most people and Google probably wants to promote Google Video as an alternative to YouTube.

Still, I always switched between web search and Groups search by using the link above the search edit control and I have to change my search behavior.