Daily Archives: November 6, 2008

Jerry Yang at Web 2.0Jerry Yang, Yahoo chief executive, spoke emphatically about wanting to remain in that role, in an interview at the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco on Wednesday.

Following market rumours that he was about to quit earlier in the day, he told interviewer John Battelle: Read more

bill-joy.jpgdanny-hillis.jpgBarack Obama’s promise to appoint the first chief technology officer for the US has had Silicon Valley buzzing all year. Now the election is over, it’s time for the real horse race to begin.

John Doerr of Kleiner Perkins got things going this afternoon at the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco. Asked who should get the job, the always-outspoken Doerr didn’t hesitate. Read more