Yahoo! tunes into podcasts

Yahoo! tunes into podcasts: On Monday, Yahoo is launching Yahoo Podcasts, a podcasting search, directory and listening service. I’d like to add that I personally believe it was a major mojo move for Yahoo! to announce the service first in an interview with a podcaster, John Furrier of the infoTech Podcast. A transcript of John’s interview with Yahoo’s Chief Product Officer Geoff Ralston is also avaiable at that link.

Also, here’s the AP story.

Of course, this must be another sign of the death of podcasting. (Note to the humor-challenge: the term “death of podcasting” is a reference to the preceeding link, a satirical piece by Steve Gillmor.)