Yahoo: Where are you and what do you want?


Yahoo! announce that they've aquired UK firm Whereonearth who provide wireless location services. As John notes "All Yahoo needs now is to become a Wifi ISP a la Google's ambitions, and it can pinpoint you down to the hotspot. Oh wait, it has deals with SBC, Bellsouth, and Verizon, which just so happens to be a huge Wifi provider...."

Rafat has the dirt on the details.