YouTube Co-Founder Switches to Google (New York Times)

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

YouTube confirmed on Tuesday that Steve Chen, a co-founder and most recently YouTube?s chief technology officer, was no longer working at the company. Mr. Chen left some time ago to work on unspecified engineering projects at its parent, Google.

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Google?s Global Policy Head Said to Join Obama Administration (Bloomberg)

Saturday, May 30th, 2009

May 30 (Bloomberg) — Google Inc. ?s head of global public policy, Andrew McLaughlin , is leaving the company to become deputy chief technology officer for the Obama administration, a person familiar with the matter said.

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Report: Google public policy head to join Obama (CNET)

Friday, May 29th, 2009

Andrew McLaughlin, Google’s director of global public policy, is reportedly leaving the search giant to be the deputy chief technology officer for the Obama administration.

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Yahoo eyes acquisitions, social media (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

Yahoo Inc is looking to buy companies that will allow it to become a bigger player in social networking and revamp its family of products, Chief Technology Officer Ari Balogh said on Wednesday.

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