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Yahoo Has Some New Search Products Coming Our Way Yahoo Has Some New Search Products Coming Our Way
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As it has indicated numerous times in the past, Yahoo still takes search seriously, even if it’s outsourcing its system to Microsoft these days (we’ll see how long that lasts). But in recent months, since former Googler Marissa Mayer took …

Microsoft Extends Revenue Guarantee To Yahoo In ‘Search Alliance’ Microsoft Extends Revenue Guarantee To Yahoo In ‘Search Alliance’

In a recent financial filing, Yahoo cited that Microsoft extended its revenue guarantee in the two companies’ ongoing “search alliance”. This is a guarantee that Microsoft has so far failed to live up to, but continues to extend, presumably, to …

Yahoo Makes Yet Another Acquisition With Astrid Grab Yahoo Makes Yet Another Acquisition With Astrid Grab
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Yahoo continues its hiring spree with to-do list application Astrid. Marissa Mayer announced the news on Twitter: Follow @marissamayer marissamayer @marissamayer Welcome to @Yahoo, @astrid!! Excited to have you :). http://t.co/ysNSD67Hej  Reply  ·  Retweet  ·  Favorite9 hours ago via Twitter …

Yahoo Won’t Be Acquiring Dailymotion [Report] Yahoo Won’t Be Acquiring Dailymotion [Report]

Back in March, the Wall Street Journal reported that Yahoo was about to buy a controlling stake in French video site Dailymotion. The company was in said to be in for as much as 75% of the company. The Journal …

Yahoo Launches Its New Android App Yahoo Launches Its New Android App
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Last week, Yahoo announced its new iPhone app, taking advantage of Summly, the personalized news technology it recently acquired. Today, the company announced the app’s Android counterpart. The app features summarized stories with rich images, personalized stories, visual search, and …

Yahoo Chairman Fred Amoroso Is On The Way Out Yahoo Chairman Fred Amoroso Is On The Way Out

Yahoo announced that Chairman of the Board Fred Amoroso will not seek reelection at the upcoming annual shareholders meeting on June 25. He will continue to serve on the board until then. CEO Marissa Mayer said, “Fred has been a …

Yahoo Gets 38 Years Of Saturday Night Live Yahoo Gets 38 Years Of Saturday Night Live

Yahoo announced a deal with Broadway Video to feature SNL content on Yahoo properties. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer announced the news herself. tw Follow @marissamayer marissamayer @marissamayer Live from New York, it’s Saturday Night! The complete 38 year collection of …

Yahoo Puts Summly To Use In New iPhone App Yahoo Puts Summly To Use In New iPhone App

Yahoo recently acquired mobile startup Summly, and the company is already putting it to good use. CEO Marissa Mayer announced a new Yahoo iPhone app today, which takes advantage of Summly’s capabilities. “Consuming news and information on the go has …

Yahoo Shuts Down A Handful Of Products Yahoo Shuts Down A Handful Of Products
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Yahoo announced today that it is shutting down a number of its products as part of its efforts to make sure its products “are still central to your daily habits”. The company is killing Upcoming, Yahoo Deals, Yahoo SMS Alerts, …

Yahoo Launches New Weather App For iPhone Yahoo Launches New Weather App For iPhone
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In addition to its new Mail app for iPad and Android, Yahoo has unveiled a new Weather app for the iPhone and iPod Touch. The app utilizes images from Flickr to show current local conditions. Yahoo Director of Mobile and …

Yahoo Has A New Mail App For iPad And Android Tablets Yahoo Has A New Mail App For iPad And Android Tablets

Yahoo has introduced a new Mail app for iPad and Android tablets. It comes with a new full-screen experience, which lets users flip through their email as if they were reading a magazine (or another tablet app). “With amazing displays, …

Yahoo Ad Revenue Disappoints, But Paid Search Clicks Are Up Yahoo Ad Revenue Disappoints, But Paid Search Clicks Are Up

Yahoo reported its Q1 earnings on Tuesday, with GAAP revenue at $1,140 million for the quarter. Revenue ex-TAC was $1,074 million. The company posted GAAP income from operations at $186 million and Non-GAAP income from operations at $224 million. In …

Could A Yahoo-Apple Deal Spell Trouble For Google? Could A Yahoo-Apple Deal Spell Trouble For Google?
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The competitive landscape surrounding Google gets more and more interesting by the day. Now two of its rivals, one of which is being run by someone who probably knows Google’s inner workings more intimately than most of its current employees, …

Yahoo Mail Gets Dropbox Integration Yahoo Mail Gets Dropbox Integration
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Yahoo has partnered with Dropbox to integrate Dropbox’s storage solution into Yahoo Mail. “By bringing Dropbox to Yahoo! Mail, it’ll now be easier for you to send, receive, share and manage your attachments,” says Yahoo in a blog post. Dropbox’s …

Yahoo, CNBC Launch ‘Big Data Download’ Web Show Yahoo, CNBC Launch ‘Big Data Download’ Web Show

Yahoo and CNBC announced the launch of Big Data Download today. This is a new twice daily online program hosted by CNBC’s Courtney Reagan, and regularly featuring Yahoo Finance’s editor-in-chief Aaron Task, senior columnist Michael Santoli and co-host of “The …

Yahoo Acquires Summly To Integrate Into Its Own Mobile Offerings Yahoo Acquires Summly To Integrate Into Its Own Mobile Offerings

Update: According to All Things D ,the price was $30 million in cash (90 percent in cash and 10 percent in stock). Kara Swisher says several sources confirmed this. Yahoo announced on Monday that it is acquiring mobile product company …

Yahoo Kills Messenger In Yahoo Mail Classic Yahoo Kills Messenger In Yahoo Mail Classic
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Yahoo announced today in a help forum that it is shutting down Yahoo Messenger in Yahoo Mail Classic. The company writes: At Yahoo!, we’re focused on making your daily habits more inspiring and entertaining. That means we’re constantly reviewing our …

Yahoo Brings Back Former Staff With Jybe Acquisition Yahoo Brings Back Former Staff With Jybe Acquisition
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Yahoo announced today that it has acquired Jybe, which includes five former Yahoo employees. Yahoo Cloud Platform Group SVP Jay Rossiter discusses the acquisition in a blog post. “As part of this acquisition, we’re welcoming an extremely talented group of …

Yahoo May Buy Controlling Stake In Dailymotion [Report] Yahoo May Buy Controlling Stake In Dailymotion [Report]

According to the Wall Street Journal, Yahoo is in talks to buy a controlling stake in the popular video site Dailymotion, based on information from “people familiar with the talks.” The report says Yahoo’s in for as much as 75% …

Yahoo Mail’s Vivek Sharma Leaves The Company [Rumor] Yahoo Mail’s Vivek Sharma Leaves The Company [Rumor]
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Vivek Sharma has been in charge of Yahoo Mail and Messenger since 2009. After three years of working on the product, Sharma may have decided that it’s time to move on. All Things D is reporting that multiple sources have …

Yahoo May Be In Talks To Buy Zynga [Rumor] Yahoo May Be In Talks To Buy Zynga [Rumor]

It’s no secret that Zynga is in trouble. The former giant of social gaming is now on the defensive as it lays off employees and closes studios around the world. It has to find a hit, preferably in mobile, to …