Gadgehit writes: "After initially stating that she would be staying on the company’s board in order to reduce abandonment issues with employees (really?), reports are surfacing that Carol Bartz was paid $14 million to step down."
The U.S. technology industry long ago stopped scanning emails for information to sell to advertisers. Except for Yahoo, it seems. In marketing pitches, the Oath unit of Verizon Communications says it analyzes more than 200 million Yahoo Mail inboxes looking for clues on what products those users might buy.