Tech And The Olympics
Bay Area businesses prepared for the Games for months, from building apps and websites to providing 24-hour online coverage and commentary to holding their own intra-office games. Twitter employees in Boulder, Colo., and San Francisco are busy gathering the best Olympics-related tweets at twitter.com/#olympics. Yahoo's coverage is based out of Santa Monica, Calif., but the Sunnyvale, Calif.-based company has 30 credentialed journalists working in London. Yahoo's Fourth-Place Medal blog is worth following for offbeat stories.