What Went Wrong at Yahoo?

(Slate::Quora) – Quora Contributor:

Yahoo started as a manually constructed list of links to websites and aspired to be a media portal to the web. The culture that developed at Yahoo apparently shortchanged engineering in the grand scheme of things; media people were viewed more important. At Google, engineers were first-class citizens, so Google attracted top engineers and could be very selective in hiring. …

quora 2016/08/16 yahoo

Yahoo headquarters in 2014 in Sunnyvale

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