Yoono announced the public beta of Buzz It!, its free social Web clipping/annotation plugin for FireFox. Now at 650,000 Yoo’sers strong, the company is expanding its popular social search community to help surfers capture and share the most interesting things they find on the Web.
Yoono Buzz It! is an extension to its patent-pending recommendation engine for Firefox and IE that combines search, research, annotation, and the ability to share packaged content with friends and associates. Buzz It! allows people to clip interesting text, links, images, and video and capture personal notes while surfing. Whether they’re researching topics, comparing prices for their next vacation, shopping for music or movies, or archiving favorite content, Yoono Buzz It! allows them to organize and save their information, and it’s accessible from any PC or Mac.
“Yoono Buzz It! is the easiest, most versatile tool for capturing and sharing information around topics, text, images, and video,” said Pascal Josselin, CEO of Yoono. “Surfers can create or access their Buzz notes from from any browser, on any PC and sharable with others through RSS, email, and published on their blogs and social networks. And most importantly, all of this content is indexed in the Yoono database to help enhance and personalize the online experience for our users.”
Originally posted on May 25, 2007 @ 4:39 pm