Yahoo! Web Services

I suppose it was a matter-o-time, but Yahoo! has made their services available via a ReSTful API. You can hit’em for up to 5,000 searches a day (versus 1,000 from Google) and you can tap into their entire suite of searches – image, local, news, video and web. Their SDK has examples in a whole slew of languages in platforms.

It’s interesting that Yahoo! didn’t even bother with a SOAP API. Groovy stuff nonetheless.

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