My colleague Catherine Holahan has her own take on the Kevin Johnson letter to Microsoft employees. Here’s her guest blog:
With all the discussion of the fear and loathing in Yahoo’s ranks recently, it’s easy to forget that some folks in Redmond aren’t exactly thrilled by the prospect of Microsoft. After all, acquiring Yahoo would add 13,000-plus employees to Microsoft’s already substantial 70,000-person operation, many of whom perform similar tasks to those at Microsoft’s platform and services division. Everyone can’t stay.