YouTube co-founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen The two will roll Delicious into their new Internet venture, AVOS, starting in July 2011. Existing users will be asked for permission to have their data transferred to the new owners' servers, or have the option to export their data if they want to leave. In AVOS' press release, Yahoo's John Matheny says that Yahoo chose Hurley and Chen to take over Delicious "based on their passion and unique vision" for the service -- the money was probably good, too.