Newflash: Phillip Rosedale (aka Phillip Linden) will be stepping down as Linden Labs Chief Executive Officer and will instead take the position of Board Chairman of Linden Labs. Linden Labs will begin a search for a CEO with more management and operation experience. Begin new era.
Massively: Philip Rosedale stepping down as Linden Lab CEO
Reuters: Rosedale to step down as Linden Lab CEO
Reuters: Rosedale faces “founder’s dilemma” and steps aside
Reuters: Reactions to the Rosedale announcement
Official SL Blog: "Changing my Job" by Philip Linden