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Search-Engines-Web.com [PersonRank 10]

Wednesday, February 13, 2008
11 years ago4,088 views

techcrunch.com/2008/02/12/yaho ...


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VP of Yahoo's advanced technology division will take a position at Google – he was primarily responsible for the Flickr acquisition

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Avrohom Eliezer Friedman (AEF) [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

Yah! Plus one for Google!

/pd [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

Jeremy give some thoughts

jeremy.zawodny.com/blog/archiv ...

Philipp Lenssen [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

[Edit: Corrected title from "Bradely" to "Bradley".]

ram [PersonRank 1]

11 years ago #

lame. it'll be a terrible day for the web if yahoo folds.

Eugene Villar [PersonRank 5]

11 years ago #

Susan Mernit, (Senior Director, Product) is laid off.
Salim Ismail, (head of Brickhouse, Yahoo!'s internal ideas factory) is also leaving.

ref: yugatech.com/blog/yahoo/exodus ...

Tadeusz Szewczyk [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

Don't they have a "you aren't allowed to work for competing companies shortly after leaving" passage in their contracts?

/pd [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

Interesting point Tad, when working for an F50 company and then let go, I had a 6 month ban working for the competition!!

Curt Monash [PersonRank 0]

11 years ago #

Yahoo's lack of tech focus is pretty brain-dead. texttechnologies.com/2008/02/1 ...

Philipp Lenssen [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

Bradley posts his views:
elatable.com/blog/2008/02/14/o ...

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