Yahoo Founder Jerry Yang Resigns

Jerry Yang

Jerry Yang, co-founder and former chief executive of Yahoo!, resigns from the company's board.

Senh: Holy moly. I guess he's officially giving up on Yahoo.

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    Yang was born in Taipei, Taiwan in 1968, and his father died two years later. He moved with the rest of his family to San Jose, California when he was eight years old. Upon arriving in America, Yang knew just one word of English: “shoe.” But in spite ...
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    10/10/2016 - 1:16 am | View Link
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    Former Mozilla CEO John Lilly watched Jerry Yang blow his top when presented with a browser that put a Yahoo competitor front and center. Seven years later, Yahoo finally got around to launching a browser of its own. Last night, Yahoo unveiled Axis, its ...
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  • Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang resigns
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  • What Happened to Yahoo
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  • Jerry Yang
    Jerry Chih-Yuan Yang (traditional Chinese: 楊致遠; simplified Chinese: 杨致远; pinyin: Yáng Zhìyuǎn; born November 6, 1968 in Taipei) is a Taiwanese American ...
    10/21/2016 - 11:37 am | View Website
  • The My Hero Project
    Jerry Yang is a Taiwanese American entrepreneur. He was born on November 6, 1968 in Taipei, the capitol of Taiwan, and moved to California at the age of ten with his ...
    10/19/2016 - 8:50 pm | View Website
  • Yahoo!
    Yahoo Inc. (also known simply as Yahoo!, styled as YAHOO!) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.
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    Jerry Yang disagrees with the common notion that startups need a great product founder to succeed. Instead, he tells startups to focus on your strengths.
    01/12/2016 - 2:54 pm | View Website
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