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November 17, 2008 at 11:15 AM

Update from Yahoo media boss Scott Moore, mulling startup

For most people, it’s a rough time to be leaving a job and looking for work.

But opportunities are cascading around Scott Moore, the former head of Microsoft’s online-content group who has been leading Yahoo’s news and information unit since 2005.

Moore, 47, updated me on his status during a weekend trip to Seattle, clarifying some of the rumors that have swirled since Yahoo confirmed his departure Nov. 8.

Initially, Moore planned to leave and start a company, possibly based in Seattle.

(This is the top of today’s column on Moore)

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