CNET News Daily Podcast: Looking ahead to a post-Yang Yahoo

What qualifications will the company be stressing as it seeks a replacement for CEO Jerry Yang? Reporters Stephen Shankland and Elinor Mills explore that question and more.

Topping Tuesday's news, of course, is the announcement that Jerry Yang will step down as CEO of Yahoo. CNET News reporters Stephen Shankland and Elinor Mills talk about what the executive shift will mean for the company--and for a possible resurrection of Microsoft's acquisition offer.

That, and other headlines of the day, on Tuesday's podcast.


Listen now: Download today's podcast


Today's stories:

Microhoo revisited: Would it be a search-only deal?

Yahoo CEO Yang to step down

DivX sues Yahoo over canceled ad deal

HP sees fourth-quarter sales boost

Google 'Voice Search' hands-on verdict: Awesome

Six cars for your iPod

About the author

Leslie Katz, senior editor of CNET's Crave, covers gadgets, games, and myriad other digital distractions. As a co-host of the now-retired CNET News Daily Podcast, she was sometimes known to channel Terry Gross and still uses her trained "podcast voice" to bully the speech recognition software on automated customer service lines. E-mail Leslie.

 

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