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Yahoo Directory closing while stockholders demand repayment

Yahoo Directory closing while stockholders demand repayment

In 1994, Yahoo burst into the internet by indexing the world wide web. Now, the company's closing the directory and fighti...

Sep 28 2014, 4:43pm CDT

Escher Girls: Randy Queen Apologizes But Still Hasn't Pulled DMCAs

Escher Girls: Randy Queen Apologizes But Still Hasn't Pulled DMCAs

Comic book artist and Darkchylde creator Randy Queen admits "response was the wrong one to take" against Escher Girls...

Aug 6 2014, 11:28pm CDT

Alibaba Looking To Be Chinese Netflix, Yahoo Stays Afloat With Alibaba Stock

Alibaba Looking To Be Chinese Netflix, Yahoo Stays Afloat With Alibaba Stock

Alibaba's in the news for upcoming IPO, domiance in Chinese home entertainment industry, and keeping struggling Yahoo aflo...

Jul 15 2014, 8:31pm CDT

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics Founder Hired by Yahoo

Yahoo Hires Bobbi Brown Cosmetics Founder

The cosmetics mogul Bobbi Brown is to lend tips to Yahoo’s beauty section. She will give invaluable advice on matters having to...

Apr 14 2014, 9:33am CDT

Google Received More Government Data Requests Than Yahoo

Google Received More Government Data Requests Than Yahoo

The number of government data requests increase at Google but decrease at Yahoo....

Mar 28 2014, 1:02pm CDT

Yahoo to Launch New Flickr Web and Mobile Version Soon

Yahoo to Launch New Flickr Web and Mobile Versions Soon

Yahoo is reportedly going to replace its older Flickr versions soon. Yahoo is said to release new redesigned web and mobile ver...

Mar 17 2014, 6:59am CDT

Katie Couric Debuts as Yahoo News Global Anchor on Friday

Katie Couric Debuts as Yahoo News Global Anchor on Friday

Katie is ready to interview Michael Bloomberg, NYC’s Mayor on Friday, March 14th. She is to do this first interview in the capa...

Mar 11 2014, 8:16am CDT

Yahoo Acquires Distill

Yahoo Acquires Distill

Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer is on a shopping spree for the umpteenth time in a row. This time the Distill team will be working for Ya...

Feb 14 2014, 6:55am CST

Gmail And Google+ Down Last Friday, Impacting Millions Of Users

Gmail And Google+ Down Last Friday, Impacting Millions Of Users

On Friday just before 11 a.m. PST, Google's Gmail went down, leaving millions of users – including business users relying on Go...

Jan 27 2014, 10:59am CST

Yahoo Acquires Cloud Party

Yahoo Acquires Cloud Party

Yahoo has made an acquisition in the form of the virtual gaming system Cloud Party. Furthermore, it is all set to be shut down...

Jan 25 2014, 2:22am CST

Gmail and Google+ Goes Down On Friday, Impacting Millions of Users

Gmail and Google+ Goes Down On Friday, Impacting Millions of Users

On Friday just before 11 a.m. PST, Google's Gmail went down, leaving millions of users – including business users relying on Go...

Jan 24 2014, 2:28pm CST

Google is Already The King Of Online Advertising, but that is not Enough

Google is Already The King Of Online Advertising, but that is not Enough

Forget wearable computers and self-driving cars. The search giant will continue its dominance by sticking with its advertising...

Jan 22 2014, 9:36am CST

Online Anonymity for Business Pros, Rebels And Everyone In Between

Online Anonymity for Business Pros, Rebels And Everyone In Between

You wouldn’t know it from its modest adobe-and-brick-tile headquarters on National Avenue, but like a lot of its larger neighbo...

Jan 22 2014, 8:20am CST

CES 2014 from a Woman's Perspective

CES 2014 from a Woman's Perspective

In 2014, women leaders rose to the top in many different industries.  Healthcare, cars manufacturing, advertising and even...

Jan 22 2014, 8:11am CST

#1 Reason Why Nintendo Should Continue Making Consoles

#1 Reason Why Nintendo Should Continue Making Consoles

When you hear the word “Google” the first thing you probably think of is searching the internet. Likewise, when you verbalize t...

Jan 22 2014, 6:11am CST

Davos Dispatch: Tech Titans On Life-Changing Gadgets And NSA Reform

Tech Titans Talk Life-Changing Gadgets And NSA Reform in Davos

Tech titans took the stage on the first morning at the World Economic Forum for a panel focused on changes in the digital lands...

Jan 22 2014, 4:12am CST

Jonah Hill hosts SNL the 3rd Time

Jonah Hill hosts SNL the 3rd Time

Watch the funny promo video for Jonah Hill's SNL episode airing this weekend....

Jan 22 2014, 2:49am CST

Tumblr's Traffic Isn't Growing

Tumblr's Traffic Isn't Growing

The past year has been an up-and-down affair for Yahoo, with the company and its CEO, Marissa Mayer, scoring numerous PR coups...

Jan 21 2014, 1:27pm CST

Should Microsoft Acquire Yahoo For $53 Billion?

Should Microsoft Buy Yahoo for $53 Billion?

The last time Microsoft offered to buy Yahoo — valuing it at $45 billion, Steve Ballmer hoped that some value could be created...

Jan 21 2014, 8:56am CST

Ad Execs Weigh In: What Marissa Mayer Must Do To Win Us Over

Ad Execs Tell What Marissa Mayer Must Do To Get Their Ad Dollars

Forbes asked Ad Execs to give Yahoo's Marissa Mayer advice....

Jan 20 2014, 8:25am CST

I4U news

Tech industry: Obama's NSA reforms 'insufficient'

Tech industry group calls Obama's NSA speech 'thoughtful, but insufficient' SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Technology compa...

Jan 18 2014, 1:06pm CST

Yahoo's COO de Castro Hit Two Of The Three Main Causes Of Executive Onboarding Failure

Yahoo's COO de Castro Hit Two Of The Three Main Causes Of Executive Onboarding Failure

It’s not a surprise that Yahoo’s CEO Marissa Mayer has fired COO Henrique De Castro. Yes. He was her first big hire. Yes. It is...

Jan 18 2014, 8:46am CST

A Little More Context On That Fired Yahoo Exec's Massive Golden Parachute

A Little More Context On That Fired Yahoo Exec's Massive Golden Parachute

As crazy as it sounds, severance packages worth more than $100 million — like the one Yahoo gave fired COO Henrique De Castro t...

Jan 17 2014, 10:31am CST

Facebook Backdoor Gives Clues To Private Email Addresses

Facebook Backdoor Gives Clues To Private Email Addresses

If you forget your Facebook profile name, you can enter your name, email or phone number into a page called Find Your Account t...

Jan 17 2014, 8:31am CST

Fired Yahoo Exec's $109M Golden Parachute Was One Of The Biggest Ever

Fired Yahoo Exec's $109M Golden Parachute Was One Of The Biggest Ever

There are a lot of different ways to express just how massive is the payout Yahoo is bestowing upon Henrique De Castro, the chi...

Jan 16 2014, 3:46pm CST

Will Tim Cook Be the Next Steve Ballmer?

Will Tim Cook Be the Next Steve Ballmer?

History tells us “Yes.” Wearables will be his Rubicon. Apple CEO Tim Cook is already one of the most successful managers in the...

Jan 16 2014, 10:26am CST

Yahoo! Failing In Their Attempt To Monetize SNL Video Archive

Yahoo! Failing In Their Attempt To Monetize SNL Video Archive

Last year, Yahoo! signed an exclusive one-year deal with Broadway Video to license the 38-year catalog of Saturday Night Live c...

Jan 16 2014, 9:06am CST

I4U news

Yahoo CEO lets go top lieutenant in surprise move

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer parts way with top operations exec just 15 months after hiring SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo...

Jan 15 2014, 6:41pm CST

With Ad Sales Still Falling, Yahoo COO Henrique De Castro Leaving - Confirmed

With Ad Sales Still Falling, Yahoo COO Henrique De Castro Leaving - Confirmed

Henrique De Castro, Yahoo's chief operating officer and the man responsible for reviving the Internet company’s falling sales,...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21pm CST

I4U news

Fantrax Has Found A Niche Hosting Dynasty Fantasy Sports Leagues

Leadership in the fantasy sports hosting market has been fairly stagnant in recent years, with the big three players (Yahoo, ES...

Jan 15 2014, 1:11pm CST

Why Great Entrepreneurs Are Older Than You Think

Why Great Entrepreneurs Are Older Than You Think

How old do you think someone should be for the best chance at entrepreneurial success? If you said 20, or 22, or 25, you are n...

Jan 15 2014, 8:11am CST

Contently Raises $9 Million To Build 'The Plumbing For Brand Publishing'

Contently Raises $9 Million To Build 'The Plumbing For Brand Publishing'

Native advertising, content marketing, sponsored content — whatever you call it, it’s one of the most powerful currents remakin...

Jan 15 2014, 5:31am CST

Google Makes Private Messaging Someone Easier... World Freaks Out.

Google Makes Private Messaging Someone Easier... World Freaks Out.

Google’s growing portfolio of sentient devices filled with sensors collecting information about the world includes its search e...

Jan 14 2014, 1:06pm CST

Yahoo! Provides David Pogue With the Playground Of His Dreams

Yahoo! Provides David Pogue With the Playground Of His Dreams

David Pogue has become a household name in tech criticism from his “State of the Art” column in New York Times along with multi...

Jan 14 2014, 8:36am CST

Telecommuting Is The Future of Work

Telecommuting Is The Future of Work

In many companies I work with, a certain percentage of employees work from home or are virtual employees – contractors or long-...

Jan 12 2014, 7:56pm CST

Markets: 'First Five Days Of January Were Down--Does It Matter?' (And Other Quotes Of The Week)

Markets: 'First Five Days Of January Were Down--Does It Matter?' (And Other Quotes Of The Week)

With the media focused last week on the “polar vortex” extreme cold, Chris Christie’s “BridgeGate,” the jobs report shock, Fed...

Jan 12 2014, 10:46am CST

Even With A Supreme Court Win, Aereo Still Might Lose

Even With A Supreme Court Win, Aereo Still Might Lose

The battle between broadcasters and Aereo, a startup that offers television programming over the internet, will be resolved by...

Jan 11 2014, 7:11am CST

Chevy Camaro ZL1 Smashed

Chevy Camaro ZL1 Smashed

The owner of a Chevy Camaro ZL1 has had his brand new car smashed in an accident. The strange thing is that the mishap occurred...

Jan 11 2014, 3:30am CST