|Forum: Yahoo Corporate|
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|41:|| Yahoo Acquires Summly News App|
Today, we're excited to share that we're acquiring Summly, a mobile product company founded with a vision to simplify the way we get information, making it faster, easier and more concise.
|Mar 25, 2013|
|42:|| Yahoo Acquires Xoopit|
"In short, Xoopit will bring phenomenal photo organization, improved photo sharing, and the serendipity of discovering forgotten photos to Yahoo! Mail."
|July 23, 2009|
|43:|| Yahoo And Alibaba Close $7.6 Billion Assets Deal|
Yahoo has closed the multi-billion-dollar sale of half its assets in China's Alibaba Group.
|Sept 18, 2012|
|44:|| Yahoo And Microsoft Move Quickly Over Search Deal|
"We are well down the line," Morse said. "We have dedicated teams running the search business, running the transition of the search business. Some very seasoned executives on those teams."
|Dec 12, 2009|
|45:|| Yahoo Announces A New, Unified Approach To Advertising|
"The new Yahoo Advertising includes a comprehensive suite of web, mobile, and video ad products across native, audience, and premium display, which are accessible through a new buying platform."
|Jan 8, 2014|
|46:|| Yahoo Appoints New CEO, Carol Bartz|
"Web pioneer Yahoo has named former Autodesk Inc. executive chairman Carol Bartz as the new chief executive at the Sunnyvale, California-based company, replacing interim chief executive and company co-founder Jerry Yang immediately,"
|Jan 14, 2009|
|47:|| Yahoo BrowserPlus Gets Ready For Developers|
|May 29, 2008|
|48:|| Yahoo Building 'Social' Into The System|
"We are not building another social network," Chief Technology Officer Ari Balogh told more than 1,000 attendees at the Web 2.0 Expo conference in San Francisco on Thursday. "We are building social into everything we do."
|Apr 25, 2008|
|49:|| Yahoo Bullish In Its Forecasts|
"Cash flow may almost double in the next three years, and sales growth goals for 2009 and 2010 are higher than analysts estimate, Yahoo said in its most detailed argument since rejecting the deal more than a month ago."
|Mar 18, 2008|
|50:|| Yahoo CEO Yang to Step Down|
Yahoo, under fierce financial pressure, has begun a search to replace company co-founder Jerry Yang as chief executive
|Nov 18, 2008|
|51:|| Yahoo CEO, Yang, Disappointed Google Didn't Fight Harder|
"It's disappointing to us that Google didn't want to defend this deal,"
|Nov 6, 2008|
|52:|| Yahoo CEO, Yang, Says to Microsoft, 'Buy Yahoo'|
"To this day the best thing for Microsoft to do is buy Yahoo,"
|Nov 6, 2008|
|53:|| Yahoo Claiming a Record With Its Petabyte SQL Database||May 21, 2008|
|54:|| Yahoo Confirms It Will Run Google AdSense|
...we're excited to announce that we recently signed a global, non-exclusive agreement with Google to display ads on various Yahoo! properties and certain co-branded sites using Google's AdSense for Content and Google's AdMob services.
|Feb 7, 2013|
|55:|| Yahoo Creates R & D Laboratory in Bangalore, India|
"Yahoo Inc. said Tuesday it is creating a laboratory in Bangalore, India as part of its research and development effort."
|Mar 4, 2008|
|56:|| Yahoo Cuts Data Retention Time To 3 Months|
"Yahoo's pledge "is more significant because they are getting rid of some data after 90 days and they actually have an implementation plan to get this done,"
|Dec 17, 2008|
|57:|| Yahoo Displaces Google From T-Mobile Europe|
"Yahoo Inc has displaced Google as preferred provider of Web services to mobile operator T-Mobile in northern and central Europe, Yahoo and T-Mobile said on Tuesday."
|Feb 12, 2008|
|58:|| Yahoo Drops "Do Not Track"|
"...web browser Do Not Track settings will no longer be enabled on Yahoo."
|May 4, 2014|
|59:|| Yahoo Exploring Alliance With News Corp.||Feb 14, 2008|
|60:|| Yahoo Extends Board Nominations Deadline Over Microsoft Proxy Contest|
"Yahoo Inc extended a deadline to nominate board directors, buying the company time to pursue alternatives to Microsoft Corp's $41.7 billion offer, while also giving Yahoo room to negotiate a friendly deal with Microsoft."
|Mar 6, 2008|
|61:|| Yahoo Fire Eagle, User Location Sharing App|
"a platform for sharing users' location information among different web applications."
|Aug 13, 2008|
|62:|| Yahoo Fires Search Relevance Testers|
"Yahoo started its week with layoffs in Sunnyvale," an employee tells us. "Seems to be affecting the editorial team that does search relevance testing."
|June 22, 2010|
|63:|| Yahoo Forms Digital Advisory Council|
"As Yahoo! partners with publishers to extend the reach of our network, we have formed the Digital Advisory Council to identify innovative ways to improve advertiser performance, particularly in anticipation of the rollout of Yahoo's new advertising management platform in the coming months,"
|Sept 23, 2008|
|64:|| Yahoo Goes Social With A 'Smarter Inbox'|
"To create applications for Yahoo! Mail, developers will be using the Yahoo! Application Platform to build, test, and submit their apps."
|Dec 16, 2008|
|65:|| Yahoo Hears Microsoft's Vision of Merger||Mar 14, 2008|
|66:|| Yahoo Insists Google Ad Trial Is Just That, A Trial|
"We have every intention of being a significant player in search, and paid search is an important part of our business."
|Apr 13, 2008|
|67:|| Yahoo Introduces ymail and rocketmail e-mail Addresses||June 19, 2008|
|68:|| Yahoo Launches Contributor Network|
"Associated Content has been known for maintaining the industry's largest contributor base, and with the launch of the Yahoo! Contributor Network, we've added scale and reach that sets us apart from any other crowdsourced media platform."
|Nov 15, 2010|
|69:|| Yahoo Launches Sideline (Beta): Twitter App With Adobe Air||Apr 1, 2009|
|70:|| Yahoo Locks Down More Data Encryption|
"In addition to moving all of our properties to encryption by default, we will be implementing additional security measures such as HSTS, Perfect Forward Secrecy and Certificate Transparency over the coming months."[br][br]"We will continue to work hard to deploy the best possible technology to combat attacks and surveillance that violate our users' privacy."
|Apr 3, 2014|
|71:|| Yahoo Mail Gets A Major Revamp To Make It More Social|
"Other upgrades to Yahoo's service include improved spam filtering, and tools to search through mail that will help better sort and prioritise messages."
|Oct 27, 2010|
|72:|| Yahoo Mail Gets a Refresh, With New Features|
"Our hope is that the new look makes your daily communication habits a little more inspiring and that it will be easier than ever to manage your email."
|Oct 8, 2013|
|73:|| Yahoo Mail User Accounts Compromised|
Recently, we identified a coordinated effort to gain unauthorized access to Yahoo Mail accounts. Upon discovery, we took immediate action to protect our users, prompting them to reset passwords on impacted accounts.
|Jan 31, 2014|
|74:|| Yahoo Makes Agreement With Carl Icahn Over Proxy Contest|
"...reached an agreement with Carl Icahn to settle their pending proxy contest related to the Company's 2008 annual meeting of stockholders."
|July 21, 2008|
|75:|| Yahoo Moves To Encrypt More Data Flow To Improve Privacy|
"There is nothing more important to us than protecting our users' privacy. To that end, we recently announced that we will make Yahoo Mail even more secure by introducing https (SSL - Secure Sockets Layer) encryption with a 2048-bit key across our network by January 8, 2014."[br][br]"Today we are announcing that we will extend that effort across all Yahoo products."
|Nov 18, 2013|
|76:|| Yahoo Moves To Stop User Access of Its Services with Facebook, Google IDs|
The sign-in buttons for Facebook and Google will eventually be removed from all Yahoo properties, the Yahoo spokeswoman, though she declined to provide a timeframe.
|Mar 5, 2014|
|77:|| Yahoo Names New CEO, Scott Thompson|
PayPal President, Scott Thompson, names as Yahoo's new CEO.
|Jan 4, 2012|
|78:|| Yahoo Nominates Directors and Reschedules Annual Meeting|
"Yahoo Inc on Thursday nominated nine of its 10 existing directors for re-election to the company's board, setting the stage for a showdown with dissident shareholders at its annual shareholder meeting."
|May 23, 2008|
|79:|| Yahoo Outsources IM Calls To JaJah|
"Jajah will connect the calls to and from users of Yahoo Messenger and handle billing and customer care, the startup said Tuesday."
|Apr 29, 2008|
|80:|| Yahoo Patent Filing For eBook Advert System|
It suggests users could be offered ads as hyperlinks based within the book's text, in-laid text or even "dynamic content" such as video.
|Apr 10, 2012|