There will be no YKk scare in your fantasy league if Yahoo has anything to do with it. The team behind their Fantasy Sports app has future-proofed it for the year 3000 and beyond, but will football be the same in space?
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Latest Yahoo! Fantasy Football update for iOS gives app ‘Y3K’ compliancy


The latest update to Yahoo’s Fantasy Football app for iOS doesn’t bring any changes on the surface, and that includes making the app Y3K compliant. Yes, you read that correctly. Yahoo has future-proofed their iPhone app for the year 3000 and beyond.

While we have no reason to doubt that the folks behind the app have made the necessary changes to prepare for a future the app likely won’t live to see, the whole thing comes off as a little tongue-in-cheek. If Fantasy Football still exists a century from now (as well as the real life game it is inspired by), we imagine fixing the date handling of their app is least of Yahoo’s concerns. Who’s in for a PPT (points per teleportation) league?

[via NetworkWorld]

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