David Filo

David Filo (born April 20, 1966) is an American businessman and the co-founder of Yahoo! with Jerry Yang. His Filo Server Program, written in the C programming language, was the server-side software used to dynamically serve variable web pages, called Filo Server Pages, on visits to early versions of the Yahoo! web site.
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  • So Long, Farewell, Auf Wiedersehen Yahoo Directory

    It’s never easy to say goodbye to an old friend. On September 26, Yahoo let its users know that it would be shutting down Yahoo Directory as well as Yahoo Education and Qwiki. Yahoo will officially turn off the lights on Yahoo Directory on December 31, 2014. The move comes after nearly 20 years of serving as a resource to users looking to explore the Web.

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