werty - 2:24 am on Jan 20, 2004 (gmt 0) Here is the press release on it: [biz.yahoo.com...]
Good Find..I was looking for info on local searches and came across it on google news. How did you find it?
Jan. 19, 2004--Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq:YHOO - News), a leading global Internet company, has announced the formation of Yahoo! Research Labs (http://labs.yahoo.com), a research organization focused on inventing new technologies and solutions relevant to strategic Yahoo! businesses. The group will pursue a portfolio of topics that include pay for performance search, web search, vertical businesses and platform technologies. The organization will be led by Yahoo!'s Head and Principal Scientist Dr. Gary William Flake, former chief science officer of Overture and founder of Overture Research.
Here is the press release on it: