Technorati has gotten a "major refresh" that's six months in the making, according to founder and CEO Dave Sifry. The biggest change is a shift away from searching only blogs to include more kinds of user-generated content, including photos and video.
Sifry Alerts Aug 10 2005 7:10AM GMT We want to make sure that people realize that this our strategy for doing outside-the-browser things with our properties," said Arlo Rose, Konfabulator co-founder and now part of the new Yahoo Widgets team.
Technorati Founder and CEO Chats with BusinessWeek covers Technorati
founder David Sifry discussing how he expect to survive the entry of the major search engines into blog search, though it's NOT literally built into every single publishing...
Technorati's Founder and CEO, David Sifry, chats with BusinessWeek about competition from the "big guys", system architecture, growing pains, advertising, and a new service aimed at "people who need a deeper view of a company or its products.
Additional details in this post from Technorati CEO, David Sifry. If you're interested in learning more about Matt Wells and Gigablast, take a look at this interview he did with Infoseek founder and Matt's former boss, Steve Kirsch.