About time. Though he did help jumpstart the internet by coming up with Yahoo.
This sums up his downfall:
“Yang, 40, had been pursuing a strategy that he thought would prove Yahoo was worth more than Microsoft was willing to pay, but the rapidly deteriorating economy made a comeback seem increasingly unlikely. As it is, Yahoo’s earnings have been eroding for three years, disillusioning investors amid a management exodus that indicated even Yang’s own troops were losing faith in him.”
This could turn out to be a great thing for him. Perhaps he has another huge idea brewing in his brain… and Yahoo was just weighing him down.