Rumor has it that some top Yahoos might want to refresh that resume. A source revealed that there may be a shake-up in the next 7 days, telling me, "You should be worried if your title starts with an 'E' or an 'S.'" They explained that the Executive Vice Presidents and Senior Vice Presidents have more to fear than the Engineers and Secretaries.
AOL, the sickly siamese twin of Time Warner, announced it will fire 5,000 people by the year's end. Those cuts probably focus on the Access department, which announced yesterday that it will give AOL broadband access for free. (Veteran AOL exec Ted Leonsis doesn't mention the layoffs in his chipper forecast for the company.)
Can the most high-profile video blog in the U.S. stay popular without cheerful, friendly, smokin' hot host Amanda Congdon? We're about to see — the Rocketboom host informed the world today that producer Andrew Baron let her go. Is this an overdue change, or another sign that vlogging is just lame TV?