November 11, 2009, 2:09 pm
PHP founder Rasmus Lerdorf has left Yahoo!
Lerdorf announced his departure via the popular Web2.0 service Twitter. "Feels a bit odd to be unemployed. Probably crazy to leave the best job I have ever had," he wrote, "but after 7+ years it was time for something new."
Twitter is also where Lerdorf voiced his opinion of Yahoo!'s search pact with Microsoft back in July. "As lame as I feared," he said. "Time to find a new job..."