Big search news today, Andrei Broder Joins Yahoo.
Andrei Broder, former vice president of research at AltaVista and until recently Distinguished Engineer & CTO, IBM Research, is joining Yahoo as research fellow and vice president of emerging search technology at Yahoo Research.
Bill Slawski at the Cre8asite thread, Andrei Broder Joins Yahoo! says that there "are a lot of search patents and white papers with Andrei Broder's name upon them. He has written papers and patents in collaboration with some search engineers presently working with Google and Yahoo!, including Monika Henzinger and Krishna Bharat of Google."
Forum discussion at Cre8asite Forums.