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Tuesday, November 21, 2006

Yahoo seeks geek credibility

CNET "Never before have small friends been so important to big companies.
Yahoo, best known as an Internet portal welcoming millions of consumers, is undergoing a transition to appeal to a different audience: software developers.
In September, for the first time, the company hosted a Hack Day, where it invited outside developers to mingle with its engineers and write ad hoc 'mashup' Web applications using Yahoo's online services.
The goal behind Hack Day--and a broader developer outreach effort--is to create a diverse network, or 'ecosystem,' of partners, Yahoo executives said. "
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