Choosing Yahoo's next CEO
At a Churchill Club event, Wall Street Journal columnist Kara Swisher tells CNET News Editor in Chief Dan Farber whom she'd pick to succeed Jerry Yang as Yahoo's chief executive. The AllThingsD blogger believes that the No. 1 choice inside and outside of Yahoo is News Corp. Chief Operating Officer Peter Chernin. She also lists other possible candidates, including former Yahoo COO Dan Rosensweig and Google ad executive Tim Armstrong.