Related link: http://www.itconversations.com/shows/detail452.html
ITConversations has posted a podcast of Gary Flake: Yahoo Research Labs from the O’Reilly ETech 2005 conference. At the time of this talk, Dr. Gary Flake was Director of Yahoo!s Research Lab, and he discusses the philosophy behind the Research Lab. He also demonstrates some of the new tools being developed a Yahoo!, including a collaborative prediction system (with prizes!) in which you can participate. The MP3 runs 17:25 and is 8 mb.