Yahoo News Not Competing With Content Owners; Personalization, Better Recommendations May Come

Greg Linden
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Budde Outlines Yahoo News Future
article at MediaPost, where Yahoo News
general manager Neil Budde reassures content owners that Yahoo News doesn’t want
to compete with them with its own original news content. Um, then why does Yahoo
have it at all? Budde says Yahoo’s own content will only be in areas
underreported by the mainstream media. He also covers plans to create personalized news pages and the
possibility of a better recommendation service, perhaps more
Digg like in nature.

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