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    Yahoo laying off 14%

    Yikes - that's not a downsizing, that's a bloodletting.

    They're gonna take a $125-MM charge just for severance pay.


    http://finance.yahoo.com/news/yahoo-...132024043.html


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    Re: Yahoo laying off 14%

    I'm surprised theyre still around.



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    Re: Yahoo laying off 14%

    Hopefully Chris Chase is one of them



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    Re: Yahoo laying off 14%

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    I'm surprised theyre still around.
    I agree. What does yahoo actually do anymore, just news? Same goes for AOL.



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    Re: Yahoo laying off 14%

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonehomer View Post
    I agree. What does yahoo actually do anymore, just news? Same goes for AOL.
    Yahoo has a good format for fantasy sports. That's about all I use it for.



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    Re: Yahoo laying off 14%

    I think yahoo has pretty good investigate sports stories quite often.



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    Re: Yahoo laying off 14%

    I use Yahoo for email (non-work), fantasy football, ncaa basektball pools and Yahoo travel is easy to use for booking flights.



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    Re: Yahoo laying off 14%

    Quote Originally Posted by JP4CY View Post
    I think yahoo has pretty good investigate sports stories quite often.

    The University of Miami would like to disagree.




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    Re: Yahoo laying off 14%

    Quote Originally Posted by erikbj View Post
    I use Yahoo for email (non-work), fantasy football, ncaa basektball pools and Yahoo travel is easy to use for booking flights.
    I use yahoo for email. I like it much better than my google or cox email.


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    Re: Yahoo laying off 14%

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonehomer View Post
    I agree. What does yahoo actually do anymore, just news? Same goes for AOL.
    I think Yahoo owns the Rivals recruiting network.



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