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Giant jobs site Monster.com is about to get bigger - it has bought Yahoo!'s HotJobs. In return, Yahoo! gets $225m and a three year traffic deal which will see Monster supply it with job adverts for its US and Canadian sites. The deal also gives Monster an exclusive right to negotiate with Yahoo! for similar deals in Europe and …

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Anonymous Coward

Good for monster, not so good for the rest of us

I stopped using monster a revision or two of their website software ago and despite regular checks back it has only worsened. "International search" is now limited to one (pcs 1) country at a time. It's been ajaxified up the yin yang making it dead slow and unnecessairily so because previously it worked fine without any javascript at all. So, no, they've become quite useless. The closest to a reasonable interface has dice.com but the only non-stateside jobs it advertises require NOFORN security clearances anyway. Oh well.

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Pint

Seriously..

Is there ANY of Yahoo left?

The way they're going they'll just put a Geocities "under construction" gif on their main website and call it quits!

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