Yahoo! Forms Lab to Improve Services

My spin: This is a direct tie in to what Yahoo competitor, Google is already doing. Putting hard core science to its business problems with an end result to make $$$$.
Associated Press: SAN FRANCISCO – Yahoo! Inc (NasdaqNM:YHOO – news). is setting out to prove its recently acquired Overture Services division can deliver innovation as well as advertisements.
Inspired by Overture’s past work, Yahoo has formed a research lab that will focus on ways to improve online search, e-mail, instant messaging and other features offered by the Web portal.
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