Calif. – Yahoo (NASD: YHOO) on Wednesday
announced a global content-sharing partnership with Twitter, which will see
Yahoo users able to access their Twitter feeds across many Yahoo properties, and
see real-time Twitter public updates in search results.
Yahoo users will be
able to update their Twitter status and share content from Yahoo in their
Twitter updates will also appear across Yahoo media properties
including News, Finance, Entertainment and Sports.
The real-time search
integration is available immediately, while other aspects will launch later
"The information in one single tweet can travel light-years
farther with this Yahoo integration," said Twitter co-founder Biz Stone.
"Tweets in more places brings relevance where and when you need it
Yahoo also recently announced a similar deal with Facebook,
enabling easier sharing of content across the two companies’ sites.