Micah Alpern is the Director of Open and Social Search at Yahoo in the User Experience and Design
Micah was involved in the creation of both the SearchMonkey and BOSS programs and is working to create an open semantic ecosystem for the internet.
Previously Micah was the design lead for Yahoo Answers, the worlds largest Q&A site.
Prior to Yahoo Micah led the design of eBay's next generation "Sell Your Item" listing flow used to list over
half a billion items annually.
Micah has a masters degree in Human Computer Interaction from Carnegie Mellon.
He has experience in web applications design, social software, & product management.
Interface Design, Interaction Design, Social Software
eBay User Experience and Design
Carnegie Mellon University
Thoughts and commentary on user experience design and social software
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