David Filo: No browser for Yahoo
Google wants the world to use its shiny new browser, Chrome. But Yahoo's co-founder says his company would rather improve its existing products.
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--Google just announced its Chrome Web browser, but Yahoo co-founder David Filo doesn't expect his company will follow suit.
"I don't think you're going to see a browser from us," Filo said in an interview Thursday at the company's headquarters here.
Rather, the company is focusing its attention on improving its current products, for example by Open Hack Day 2008 on Friday and Saturday., Filo said. Those are examples of what's enabled by the , which the company will tout more aggressively during its second
"We're getting to the point where everything we do is a completely open platform," he said.
"They've been trying a lot of things, most of which won't go anywhere," Filo said. "This is another thing they're throwing against the wall."