|Forum: Yahoo Search Engine and Directory|
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|161:|| Yahoo! Launches A New Slurp Crawler|
"We launched a new Yahoo! Search Crawler, Yahoo! Slurp earlier this week. In addition to crawling the Internet faster, our new crawler is more efficient at visiting websites. As a result, site owners will notice as much as a 25% reduction in the number of requests and bandwidth consumed by the crawler."
|July 31, 2006|
|162:|| Yahoo Updates Its Software Development Kit (SDK)||July 25, 2006|
|163:|| Database Guru To Lead Yahoo Social Search|
"Yahoo hired Dr. Raghu Ramakrishnan, 45, as vice president and Yahoo research fellow in charge of defining the strategy behind Yahoo's "social search" system, based on his expertise in databases, data mining and privacy-preserving technologies. "
|July 25, 2006|
|164:|| Yahoo Update July 13th||July 17, 2006|
|165:|| Yahoo Finance Revises Charts, Chat, Other Features|
"Yahoo Inc. on Monday will unveil an upgraded version of its top-ranked financial information site that features new stock charting tools, improved investor chat rooms and financial video news."
|July 17, 2006|
|166:|| Yahoo Altering Webmaster Content?|
|June 9, 2006|
|167:|| Yahoo launches new video site|
"The redesigned Yahoo Video page will include a search box at the top and editorially chosen feature videos that are topical, interesting or popular among viewers. Users can also browse for video by categories or user-generated tags."
|June 1, 2006|
|168:|| May 2006: Yahoo Update||May 30, 2006|
|169:|| Yahoo! and eBay Form Strategic Partnership|
"The agreement consists of four major components in the areas of search and graphical advertising, online payments, a co-branded toolbar, and the opportunity to explore 'click-to-call' functionality."
|May 25, 2006|
|170:|| Yahoo SEO Starting Point Tutorial|
"There's lots of ways to get more links. All the good ones involve work, but stick at it and it can be done..."
|May 16, 2006|
|171:|| Yahoo Updates New HomePage Design|
"Yahoo Inc.'s Web site is unveiling a new look today as the Internet powerhouse strives to remain the world's most popular online destination..."
|May 16, 2006|
|172:|| Yahoo Tests LiveSearch on AlltheWeb|
"What's technically amazing (and almost unnerving) is that you actually see new SERPs being generated as you type."
|May 10, 2006|
|173:|| Yahoo! New Home Page Testing|
Sporadic reports of a new Yahoo Home Page design popping up.
|May 8, 2006|
|174:|| Yahoo having a problem with RSS handling?|
"I dont see a single site listed in the serps with the "add to my Yahoo" and "view as xml" links. In fact, some of the serps I monitor no longer include the sites with RSS feeds."
|May 2, 2006|
|175:|| New Yahoo Tech Site|
"Yahoo has launched a new website, Yahoo! Tech, that gives consumers plain-English advice and information about choosing and using the technology that has become a part of their daily lives."
|May 1, 2006|
|176:|| Babel Fish re-launches as Yahoo! Babel Fish||Apr 27, 2006|
|177:|| Yahoo Update - Confirmed!|
Yahoo Search Blog confirms updated search results.
|Apr 22, 2006|
|178:|| Yahoo! Launches FareChase Travel Search Engine|
"The program will also combine the Internet search engine's mapping capabilities so that users can see maps and images of their destination."
|Apr 12, 2006|
|179:|| Yahoo Update Index|
Update took place over the weekend"
|Mar 30, 2006|
|180:|| Yahoo Under Political Pressure over NSA Surveillance Programs|
"Under cross-examination during a congressional hearing, Yahoo's top lawyer refused on Wednesday to say whether the company opens its records for government surveillance without a court order."
|Feb 15, 2006|
|181:|| Yahoo Asks for Help over China Situation|
"The company wants the US government to step into the row over China's approach to the Internet, claiming that Internet operators and communications companies need help."
|Feb 13, 2006|
|182:|| Yahoo to Offer Incentives for Using Yahoo Search?|
"Yahoo confirmed on Wednesday that it's polling some Yahoo Mail users about what they would want in exchange for making Yahoo their primary search engine."
|Feb 9, 2006|
|183:|| Yahoo reaffirms commitment to search|
"Yahoo is still very much committed to search, the company said in response to a media report claiming that the company had conceded the search battle to Google."
|Jan 26, 2006|
|184:|| Yahoo Capitulates - Gives Up Goal of Being #1 in Search|
In a rare moment of honesty on the web, Yahoo rethinks search: "We don't think it's reasonable to assume we're going to gain a lot of share from Google," Chief Financial Officer Susan Decker said in an interview. "It's not our goal to be No. 1 in Internet search. We would be very happy to maintain our market share."
|Jan 24, 2006|
|185:|| Yahoo Capitulatess - Gives Up Goal of Being #1 in Search|
"We don't think it's reasonable to assume we're going to gain a lot of share from Google," Chief Financial Officer Susan Decker said in an interview. "It's not our goal to be No. 1 in Internet search. We would be very happy to maintain our market share."
|Jan 24, 2006|
|186:|| MSN and Yahoo Comply With US Justice Department Request for Data|
Yahoo has stressed that it didn't reveal any personal information. "We are rigorous defenders of our users' privacy," Yahoo spokeswoman Mary Osako said last night. "In our opinion, this is not a privacy issue."
|Jan 20, 2006|
|187:|| Yahoo's latest results disappoint|
"Shares in Yahoo fell 12% in after-hours trading on Tuesday, after its results failed to meet market expectations... ...Computer sector analysts said the results were disappointing and would more than likely have a negative knock-on effect on the wider internet sector."
|Jan 17, 2006|
|188:|| What is Right and What is Wrong with Yahoo Search?|
"There are some searches where Yahoo really impresses. Like I did a search for a specific kind of religous services in San Francisco and it returned calendar pages from websites that featured hours for when these services were occurring. Nice. But then there are other popular searches where the first or second position is occupied by thin content MFA sites, or non-relevant .gov/.edu sites. Yuck. What bugs you about Yahoo Search and how would you suggest that it be fixed?"
|Jan 16, 2006|
|189:|| Yahoo Go adds more control|
"Yahoo Inc. is unveiling a new service that allows mobile phones and TVs to control its Web services similarly to the way computers do now."
|Jan 6, 2006|
|190:|| Yahoo Search Goes Down on New Years Eve|
Don't panic at the traffic dropoff - your sites are not banned. Yahoo Search and AllTheWeb went down about 7pm EST on New Year's Eve.
|Jan 1, 2006|
|191:|| Rumor Mill: MSN and Yahoo In Talks?|
"According to the posting, the company, which McAllister declined to name, spoke with Microsoft about the possibility of finding new ways to team with the Redmond, Washington, company to help advance its search and advertising business."
|Dec 27, 2005|
|192:|| Yahoo! Shortcuts: Beta|
"Yahoo! adds a few handy shortcuts..."
|Dec 20, 2005|
|193:|| Yahoo Update Dec 14, 2005|
"This update seems to be a step in the right direction but what kills some spam brings in more spam."
|Dec 15, 2005|
|194:|| Yahoo acquires Del.icio.us|
The acquisition of Del.icio.us marks the second major acquisition by Yahoo of a "social networking" site.
|Dec 9, 2005|
|195:|| Yahoo Answers|
"Yahoo Inc. unveiled a service Wednesday that allows users to get their questions answered online for free by volunteers. The feature, called Yahoo Answers, gives a human touch to what has typically been the exclusive role of the Web portal's search engine."
|Dec 8, 2005|
|196:|| Yahoo! Site Explorer: Beta|
Yahoo! Site Explorer, now in Beta, including Argentina, Australia & NZ, Brazil , Canada (English and French), France, Germany, India, Italy, Mexico, Singapore, Spain and UK as part of the Services and Tools.
|Dec 7, 2005|
|197:|| Yahoo Pulls Out of Bidding for Stake in AOL?|
"Yahoo has pulled out of the bidding to buy a stake in America Online (AOL), according to reports in the Wall Street Journal and the Reuters News Agency."
|Nov 10, 2005|
|198:|| Yahoo and TiVo Partner|
"Starting Monday, consumers will be able to schedule recordings on their TiVo box from a special Yahoo portal."
|Nov 7, 2005|
|199:|| Yahoo Maps (BETA)|
According to Yahoo!, "We've really worked hard to make the product as intuitive as possible while building in some major upgrades in the interface, interactivity, and functionality."
|Nov 3, 2005|
|200:|| Yahoo! Update|
"Yahoo makes a 'mild and' quick update."
|Nov 2, 2005|