Yahoo Retreats from Hollywood (Valleywag)

Friday, December 26th, 2008

Two years after he left, the ghost of TV executive Lloyd Braun still haunts Yahoo. Which is why a report of lost perks in Yahoo’s L.A. office turned into an evisceration of the ex-exec. The Los…

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Cheaper Year-End Gifts at Google (New York Times)

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008

Google has cut its year-end bonuses, but by not nearly as much as the technology gossip site Valleywag reported on Monday . Valleywag?s report was later repeated by other news outlets . Google?s year-end gift to most of its more than 20,000 employees worldwide will be an unlocked Dream, the first mobile phone based on Google?s Android software, which is made by HTC and sold in the United States …

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