By Andrew Feinberg - 05/14/12 01:15 PM EDT
Scott Thompson, the embattled Yahoo CEO who resigned over the weekend after questions were raised about a false computer science degree on his resume, told the company's board that he is suffering from thyroid cancer, The Wall Street Journal reports.
The Next Web has a report on Iran banning companies from even corresponding with users of GMail or other email services based outside of the Islamic Republic.
And a new service looks to track patrons at bars and other establishments to let you know how many men or women are at a given location, and how old they are. VentureBeat reports on the new service, which will surely raise the hackles of some privacy advocates.