Montag, Mai 01, 2006

Up and Running:: Der Yahoo! Tech News Channel

Yahoo's Tech Online Magazine, integriert mit den anderen Goddies der Yahoo Kollektion, wie Social Software, Search, MyTech, etc. ist online - zunächst in Englisch.


Aus der Pressemitteilung:

"Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO), a leading global Internet company, today launched Yahoo! Tech, a new Web site that gives consumers plain-English advice and information about choosing and using the technology that has become a part of their daily lives. Yahoo! Tech ( was developed with the simple philosophy of making technology easy for all Yahoo! users, especially those without a deep understanding of technology and gadgets.

The site features a broad selection of original and licensed content, hundreds of thousands of products with community product ratings and reviews, as well as shopping, community and personalization features from across the Yahoo! network. Four experienced technology advisors, each focused on a specific audience such as “moms,” “boomers” or “working guys,” offer daily guidance for consumers looking to choose or use consumer electronics from one of 19 categories, including computers, cell phones, digital cameras and MP3 players [...]"


Nachtrag: Up and Running:
Jedenfalls unter "Microsoft Explorer" und Firefox, unter Opera 8.5 gibts noch einiges anzupassen.

Wie auch John Batelle in seinem Beitrag schreibt, keine neue Dimension für die Nutzer, aber ein neuer Wettbewerber um das Zeitbudget und Bequemlichkeitsfaktor der Leser/Nutzer für die CNet's, Heise's, IDG's, VogelBurda's und andere ...

via John Batelle's Searchblog