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|1:|| $1Million Click Fraud Lawsuit for Yahoo|
"An Internet retailer that used a pay-per-click advertising service operated by Yahoo is suing the Internet giant for more than $1 million, claiming it was overcharged by thousands of dollars as a result of click fraud that Yahoo did little to prevent."
|Apr 16, 2008|
|2:|| American Airlines Files Lawsuit Against Yahoo|
"We are only requesting Yahoo to stop selling our trademarks and related terms to others who purchase them to confuse and/or divert consumers searching for AA.com or American's products."
|Oct 22, 2008|
|3:|| Carol Bartz Fired as CEO of Yahoo|
"Carol Bartz's tumultuous tenure as the CEO of Yahoo has come to an abrupt end according a report from All Things Digital. Bartz was named CEO of the Internet giant in January 2009 after previously serving as CEO of Autodesk." - mashable.com
|Sept 7, 2011|
|4:|| Carol Bartz Gives Yahoo A Revamp|
"So today I'm rolling out a new management structure that I believe will make Yahoo! a lot faster on its feet."
|Feb 26, 2009|
|5:|| Delicious Bought By YouTube Founders Hurley and Chen|
"We're excited to work with this fantastic community and take Delicious to the next level," said Mr. Hurley, who is chief executive of AVOS, a new company that will own Delicious.[br][br]"We see a tremendous opportunity to simplify the way users save and share content they discover anywhere on the Web." [br][br]
|Apr 27, 2011|
|6:|| Flickr now offering 1TB free space for your photos|
No limited pixels, no cramped formats, no memories that fall flat. We're giving your photos room to breathe, and you the space to upload a dizzying number of photos and videos, for free.
|May 21, 2013|
|7:|| Goodbye Del.icio.us|
Yahoo is either killing or merging into other projects: Delicious, Yahoo Buzz, MyBlogLog, Altavista, and a few others.
|Dec 17, 2010|
|8:|| Google and Yahoo Defend Ad Alliance at a Hearing|
"Their arguments were countered by Microsoft officials who argued that the partnership would allow Google and Yahoo to dominate more than 90 percent of the search advertising market and could significantly raise prices."
|July 16, 2008|
|9:|| Google's Marissa Mayer to be new Yahoo CEO|
"Marissa Mayer, one of the top executives at Google, will be the next C.E.O. of Yahoo, making her one of the most prominent women in Silicon Valley and corporate America."
|July 16, 2012|
|10:|| Hedge Funds Still Push For Yahoo - Microsoft Deal|
"A Yahoo Inc. shareholder has urged the board to reach a deal with Microsoft Corp., saying selling the search business to Microsoft could result in a deal valued at double Yahoo's current stock price."
|Dec 10, 2008|
|11:|| Icahn says Yahoo-Google Advertising Deal "might have merit"||June 17, 2008|
|12:|| Icahn's Nine for Yahoo Board|
"Investor activist Carl Icahn is seeking control of the Yahoo board and will run a slate of nine dissident directors, according to his definitive proxy, filed Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission."
|July 14, 2008|
|13:|| Introducing Our New Logo!|
Yahoo! has! a! new! logo!
|Sept 5, 2013|
|14:|| Investor, Capital Research, Wants Yahoo Shareholder Vote Probe|
"One of Yahoo Inc's largest and most critical shareholders, Capital Research Global Investors, said on Monday it asked for a probe of last week's shareholder vote, a move that calls into question the strong showing for Chief Executive Jerry Yang."
|Aug 5, 2008|
|15:|| Is Yahoo Getting Back Into Search|
Sources said Mayer has put a priority on the projects...
|Feb 3, 2014|
|16:|| It's Official: Anti-Trust Scrutiny of Yahoo/Google Deal is Underway|
"The U.S. Justice Department has opened a formal antitrust investigation into a deal between Google and Yahoo to share some advertising revenue,"
|July 2, 2008|
|17:|| Jerry Yang leaves Yahoo|
Yahoo has announced that Jerry Yang has resigned from his position with the Board of Directions, as well as with the boards of Yahoo Japan and Alibaba.
|Jan 18, 2012|
|18:|| Major Yahoo Investor Wants Microsoft To Raise Its Offer|
"In a quarterly letter to investors released on Tuesday, Bill Miller, the star stock-picker at U.S. asset manager Legg Mason Inc, estimated fair value for Yahoo to be near $40 per share, versus Microsoft's original offer of $31 per share."
|Feb 13, 2008|
|19:|| Marissa Meyer Outlines Some Of The CEO's Future Plans For Yahoo|
Her goals: To grow users and usage, as well as advertisers and talent, using personalization.
|Sept 26, 2012|
|20:|| Mexican Court Rules Yahoo To Pay $2.7 Billion Over Breach Of Contract|
In a statement on its website Yahoo said the 49th Civil Court of the Federal District of Mexico City had "entered a non-final judgment of US $2.7 billion against Yahoo! Inc. and Yahoo de Mexico" in the case.
|Dec 3, 2012|
|21:|| Microsoft Back in Talks With Yahoo|
"... an alternative that would involve a transaction with Yahoo! but not an acquisition of all of Yahoo...":
|May 19, 2008|
|22:|| Microsoft Bid Proving a "Significant Distraction" For Yahoo|
"Yahoo Inc has faced significant distraction from Microsoft Corp's unsolicited takeover bid, the company warned investors on Wednesday in its annual report filed with U.S. regulators."
|Feb 28, 2008|
|23:|| News Corp Not Getting Into Fight With Microsoft Over Yahoo|
"We're not going to get into a fight with Microsoft, which has a lot more money than us," Murdoch told investors at the annual Bear Stearns media conference.
|Mar 11, 2008|
|24:|| Report: AOL and Private Equity Firms Explore an Offer for Yahoo|
"Silver Lake Partners and Blackstone Group LP are among the firms that have expressed interest in teaming up with AOL to buy Yahoo or trying to take it private on their own,..."
|Oct 14, 2010|
|25:|| Report: Yahoo Struggling To Escape Search Partnership With Microsoft|
Meanwhile, Google had indicated to Yahoo over the past year that it is willing to enter into a potentially more lucrative partnership to provide Web-search and search-advertising technology to Yahoo, according to people familiar with the matter.
|May 8, 2013|
|26:|| Report: Yahoo To Reveal Management Revamp|
"The blog cited a February 20 Bartz memo to employees, in which she said, "Get well-rested, because next week's a biggie.""
|Feb 22, 2009|
|27:|| Report: Yahoo Working on Major Overhaul||June 25, 2009|
|28:|| Report: Yahoo's Bid for Hulu in $600M to $800M Range|
The site, which has both a subscription and an advertising business, was on the market in 2011, with the hope for a bid of $2 billion that came with several years of programming rights. The sale was pulled after those higher bids did not materialize.
|May 27, 2013|
|29:|| Source: Microsoft Offered $1 bln for Yahoo Search|
"Microsoft Corp offered Yahoo Inc $1 billion in cash to buy its search business in a deal that would have delivered $1 billion in additional annual operating income to Yahoo, a source familiar with Microsoft's thinking said on Friday."
|June 14, 2008|
|30:|| The Future of Yahoo! Products|
"'Yahoo! Product Runway' media event"
|Sept 17, 2010|
|31:|| Tim Mayer, VP of Search Marketing at Yahoo, Moves On|
Yahoo just lost a big figure in search - Tim Mayer, the Vice President of Search Marketing.
|Aug 4, 2010|
|32:|| U.S. Government Threatened Yahoo With $250,000 per day Fine If It Didn't Release Data|
"At one point, the U.S. Government threatened the imposition of $250,000 in fines per day if we refused to comply."
|Sept 12, 2014|
|33:|| Will Reported Icahn Yahoo Shares Buy Revive Microsoft Bid?|
"...a source familiar with the situation said the activist investor had acquired some 50 million Yahoo shares and was expected to decide Wednesday whether to launch a proxy contest..."
|May 14, 2008|
|34:|| Yahoo - Microsoft Talks Off|
"Sources familiar with the matter said Yahoo is close to a search deal with Google Inc instead."
|June 12, 2008|
|35:|| Yahoo API OAuth Potential Security Issue|
"We're continuing to evaluate the best way to move forward and are actively working with the OAuth community to resolve the issue.
|Apr 23, 2009|
|36:|| Yahoo Acquires Ad Targeting Software Firm, Interclick, For $270 Million|
According to Yahoo, Interclick will give it data targeting, optimization technology and more premium inventory to sell. Yahoo has been exploring an ad partnership with Microsoft and AOL to compete better with Google. That partnership would pool inventory into premium packages.
|Nov 1, 2011|
|37:|| Yahoo Acquires Arab Online Community, Maktoob|
"Yahoo has signed an agreement to buy Maktoob.com, the leading online community in the Arab world with more than 16.5 million users."
|Aug 25, 2009|
|38:|| Yahoo Acquires Email Contact Discovery Company, Xobni|
"At this moment, we're unpacking our boxes from San Francisco and settling in to the new Sunnyvale space at Yahoo! HQ."
|July 4, 2013|
|39:|| Yahoo Acquires IndexTools Analytics Business|
"The acquisition includes IndexTools' Web analytics business and technology as well as its Tensa R&D Kft. subsidiary."
|Apr 9, 2008|
|40:|| Yahoo Acquires Natural Language Tech Company, SkyPhrase|
"We are excited to join Yahoo Labs to continue to work on our shared vision of making computers deeply understand people's natural language and intentions."
|Dec 3, 2013|