Ahead of what may be another weak earnings report on Tuesday, Yahoo (YHOO) has instituted a...

|By:, SA News Editor

Ahead of what may be another weak earnings report on Tuesday, Yahoo (YHOO) has instituted a hiring freeze across the company and is considering layoffs, according to sources, as new CEO Scott Thompson comes in focusing on margins. The size of the layoffs for now appear to be limited - not the massive cuts some say are necessary.