What can’t you do with Yahoo!? Not much. For the proof, check out Yahoo! Hacks.
You may know Yahoo! can track your investments. Did you know you can download Yahoo!’s stock data straight into Excel? For that matter, did you know Yahoo! will tell you everything that’s on your TV next Tuesday night, whether you’ve got cable, satellite, or rabbit ears?
You know you should get your Yahoo! Mail addresses into your Address Book. Do you know how to automate that? Or that Yahoo! lets you export bookmarks to HTML, so you can share your favorite sites on your blog? Or that Yahoo! has a “creative commons” search for images you can reuse without getting sued? Or that you can program Yahoo! with everything from PHP to REBOL? There’s a lot you didn’t know about Yahoo! -- stuff you’ll have a blast discovering. Bill Camarda, from the December 2005 Read Only