All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Yellow Pages’

Yahoo Gets Mexican Yellow Pages Ruling Overturned

The Superior Court of Justice for the Federal District in Mexico agreed to overturn awards against Yahoo and Yahoo Mexico after Yahoo appealed a previous ruling that had ordered it to pay $2.75 billion in a suit brought by Worldwide Directories and Ideas Interactivas, who alleged that Yahoo had breached contract related to a yellow pages listings service. The companies …

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YP Says It’s Number Two In Mobile Ad Revenue

YP (formerly AT&T Interactive) announced today that its annual ad revenue attributed to mobile surpassed $350 million, which it says makes it the number two company in the industry for that, based on data from IDC. Overall digital ad revenue in 2012 reached about $1 billion, and mobile searches across YPmobile apps and YPcom exceeded 40% of total local searches …

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Bing Tops Google, Ties Yellow Pages for Best Local Search

Bing’s local search tool recently received a 500cc injection of good, wholesome vitamin Yelp to boost the quality of search results for local businesses. The Bing Local “Powered by Yelp” combo looks to go a long way in improving local search, especially as it continues to become available for more businesses and more locations. However, according to a recent study, …

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AT&T Selling Yellow Pages to Cerberus for $950M

AT&T Inc. announced on Monday that it would sell the majority of its ownership of the Yellow Pages business to the private-equity firm Cerberus Capital Management for $950 million. The sale is indicative of AT&T getting rid of shrinking aspects of its business, to better focus on those that are growing, like wireless. Consumers have been using the web to …

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