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Yahoo confirms 400,000 user accounts stolen by hackers


July 13th, 2012 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, July 13 (IANS) Yahoo has confirmed that hackers had stolen around 400,000 account credentials from its computer system.In a statement to technology blog TechCrunch Thursday, Yahoo said that ... Read more...

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Objectionable content: Court reprieve for Google, YouTube (Lead)


April 12th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) A court Thursday permitted the deletion of Google and YouTube from a list of websites sought to be prosecuted for allegedly posting objectionable content ... Read more...

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Yahoo! to cut another 2,000 jobs in restructuring effort


April 4th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by BNO News
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Internet giant Yahoo!, Inc. on Wednesday said it will cut another 2,000 jobs, or about 14 percent of its global workforce, as part of a broader ... Read more...

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Delhi court’s breather for Yahoo


April 4th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) A Delhi court Wednesday allowed US-based Internet giant Yahoo Inc's application to remove its name from the list of parties allegedly involved in displaying objectionable ... Read more...

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Yahoo CEO firing shocks the corporate world


September 8th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Francisco, Sept 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The CEO of Yahoo! Inc., Carol Bartz, has been fired by the Internet company. The ouster of Bartz comes after nearly three years after she was ... Read more...

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Carol Bartz could get $10 million in compensation from Yahoo


September 8th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Sept 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Chief Executive Officer of Yahoo! Inc. Carol Bartz could walk away with $10 million following the termination of her contract recently. Bartz was the boss of ... Read more...

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Yahoo Inc Lays Off 600 Employees


December 15th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Yahoo Inc. - the noted web mail and search service provider confirmed on Tuesday that it is about to reduce its existing workforce by 4 percent. ... Read more...

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Yahoo India wants partners for regional content


November 15th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The Indian unit of internet major Yahoo Inc Monday said it was looking for regional language content partners in India to generate content in six regional languages ... Read more...

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AOL hires financial advisers to explore Yahoo deal


November 8th, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Wall Street Journal has reported that AOL has hired financial advisors to advise the company on all options in its intended relationship with Yahoo Inc. ... Read more...

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Social Networking site Facebook passes Google in the ‘maximum time spent’ category


September 12th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sep 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Facebook has become the number one site that the Americans spent the most time browsing. This is according to comScore's new figures for August. According ... Read more...

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Facebook inches pass Google in the amount of time wasted


September 11th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new research by ComScore Inc reveals that Americans are spending more time on the Facebook than searching with Google.According to the new data that was ... Read more...

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Yahoo! to end publisher network on April 30


April 1st, 2010 - 12:16 am ICT by BNO News
SUNNYVALE, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Yahoo Inc. on Wednesday announced its decision to close its Publisher Network (YPN) next month.The company made the announcement in an e-mail to its publishers. "Yahoo! continuously ... Read more...

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Yahoo extends its Facebook Integration for a better user experience


December 2nd, 2009 - 9:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sunnyvale, Dec 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Yahoo Inc.(NASDAQ:YHOO) is turning the ageing clock backwards and trying to stay focused in its customers lives and also evolve with the changing times. In ... Read more...

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Yahoo to spend $100 mn to promote its brand


September 23rd, 2009 - 3:44 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Sep 23 (Xinhua) Yahoo Inc. said Tuesday it will spend $100 million to promote its brand globally. "Our vision is to be at the centre of people's online lives - to ... Read more...

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Supplementary charges filed against 4 Delhi terror suspects


April 15th, 2009 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Delhi police Wednesday filed a supplementary charge sheet against four suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorists, including its media cell head Mansoor Asghar Peerbhoy, accusing them of involvement ... Read more...

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Yahoo names Carol Bartz new CEO


January 14th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): Yahoo Inc. has named technology veteran Carol Bartz as its new chief executive.The 60-year-old Silicon Valley veteran is a well-respected industry figure who led business software maker ... Read more...

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Yahoo to name Carol Bartz as CEO: Report


January 14th, 2009 - 5:56 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Jan 14 (Xinhua) Yahoo Inc. is expected to name Carol Bartz, former head of software company Autodesk, as its next chief executive officer (CEO), Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday.Bartz, 60, ... Read more...

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SEC charges Marks Cuban with Insider Trading of Mamma.com


November 18th, 2008 - 12:02 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was charged Monday with insider trading for selling 600,000 shares of Mamma.com, reported The Securities and Exchange Commission.Regarding SEC, in 2004 Cuban was invited to join the ... Read more...

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Consim Info seeks partner for its job portal


August 17th, 2008 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 17 (IANS) City-based online service provider Consim Info Pvt Ltd, better known as the Bharat Matrimony group that runs a group of business portals, is now looking for a strategic ... Read more...

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Microsoft reorganizes its online services


July 24th, 2008 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
DPANew York, July 24 (DPA) Microsoft Corp. was to reorganize its online services to try to increase focus on its Internet business as the head of its online division was set to ... Read more...

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Yahoo! Announces Global Availability of Two New E-mail Domains


June 20th, 2008 - 1:32 pm ICT by admin
World's Largest E-mail Service Gives People the Chance to Get the E-mail Address They've Always Wanted With the Launch of ymail.com and rocketmail.com SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jun 19, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Yahoo! Inc. ... Read more...

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Microsoft withdraws bid to by Yahoo


May 4th, 2008 - 9:08 am ICT by admin
Washington , May 4 (ANI): Microsoft Corp. has withdrawn its 42.3 billion dollar bid to buy Yahoo Inc.The decision to walk away was taken late on Saturday after negotiations between ... Read more...

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Microsoft close to making hostile bid for Yahoo!


May 2nd, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by admin
New York, May 2 (IANS) Microsoft Corp was expected to go for a hostile bid to acquire Yahoo Inc., with an announcement likely Friday, the Wall Street Journal has reported. But the ... Read more...

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Microsoft issues takeover ultimatum to Yahoo


April 6th, 2008 - 7:57 am ICT by admin
DPA New York, April 6 (DPA) Microsoft plans to take its takeover offer directly to Yahoo Inc shareholders if the internet firm's management continues to refuse to negotiate, Microsoft Corp chief executive Steve ... Read more...

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Yahoo! paints rosy picture, partner thinks Microsoft will prevail


March 19th, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by admin
New York, March 19 (IANS) Yahoo! Inc looked to a bright future over the next three years to bolster its argument that it is worth more than what Microsoft Corp offered, but ... Read more...

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Yahoo! Buzz offers buzz-worthy stories


February 29th, 2008 - 12:34 am ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 28(IANS) Leading global internet brand Yahoo! Inc. has introduced Yahoo! Buzz, offering the most interesting and relevant content from websites across the worldwide web and bringing more buzz-worthy ... Read more...

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Yahoo! India sacks 45 people for poor show


February 14th, 2008 - 11:37 am ICT by admin
Bangalore, Feb 14 Yahoo! India, the Indian subsidiary of the global search engine and news portal Yahoo! Inc., has sacked 45 employees across various levels for their poor performance.A company source told ... Read more...

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