Can Livestand from Yahoo Compete with The Daily & Flipboard?

Yahoo wants to enter the tablet fray to compete against apps like FlipBoard and the recently launched The Daily. Yahoo’s hat in the ring is called:

Livestand from Yahoo!

There’s just one little hitch: Yahoo announced it but does not tell us when it will actually be available. If Livestand is handled like the Yahoo’s Windows Phone Flick app, it will probably be a month or so before we can actually try it.

Jan. 6, 2011: Flickr App Coming To Windows Phone 7

Feb. 3, 2011: Official Flickr App For Windows Phone 7 Is Now Available

Check back in mid-March (launching on the Ides of March, perhaps) to learn if Livestand is actually available.