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|1:|| Yahoo, Slowly Changes Home Page: Lessons For All|
"You could call it stealth innovation."
|Oct 20, 2008|
|2:|| Yahoo's Zimbra Goes For 'Cloud Computing'|
"Yahoo's Zimbra, the provider of a communications and collaboration suite that rivals Microsoft's Office and Outlook/Exchange, will make its cloud computing debut on Tuesday."
|Oct 28, 2008|
|3:|| Yahoo's Sue Decker Attempts Myth-Busting on The Yahoo-Google Ad Deal|
"Since the critics clearly don't understand the deal and what it means for Yahoo!, Google, advertisers, and users, it's time for some myth-busting."
|Sept 27, 2008|
|4:|| Yahoo's Q2 Revenue Falls|
"Revenues for the three-month period dropped to $1.57bn from $1.79bn in the same period a year earlier."
|July 22, 2009|
|5:|| Yahoo's GeoCities Shuts From 26th October||Oct 26, 2009|
|6:|| Yahoo's Carol Bartz: "We have never been a search company"||Aug 7, 2009|
|7:|| Yahoo's CEO, Scott Thompson, Plans To Close About 50 Non-Core Products|
He said he had asked: "How would we build Yahoo from the ground up if we were building it from scratch today?"[br][br]As a result he said it would be "shutting down or transitioning roughly 50 properties that don't contribute meaningfully to engagement of revenue".
|Apr 18, 2012|
|8:|| Yahoo's CEO, Bartz, Keen on Social Networks|
"...Bartz suggested Yahoo might seek to partner with social networking companies rather than build its own products in this area."
|Mar 4, 2009|
|9:|| Yahoo's "Open Strategy" Officially Opens|
"Key components of the Yahoo! Open Strategy (Y!OS) are now open to you. Build applications on Yahoo! using the Yahoo! Application Platform."
|Oct 31, 2008|
|10:|| Yahoo! and Microsoft Finalize Search Agreement|
Almost 6 months after the initial announcement the deal is finally complete.
|Dec 5, 2009|
|11:|| Yahoo! Web Analytics (beta) Launching|
"Born out of our acquisition of IndexTools in May, Yahoo! Web Analytics (beta) provides powerful data and insights reporting that help website owners evaluate their marketing performance and tweak their website designs."
|Oct 8, 2008|
|12:|| Yahoo! Third Quarter 2010 Results|
"Revenue was $1,601 million for the third quarter of 2010, a two percent increase from the third quarter of 2009."
|Oct 20, 2010|
|13:|| Yahoo! Sued for Rejecting Microsoft Takeover Attempt|
"Two Detroit pension funds sued Yahoo Inc and its board on Friday for rejecting Microsoft Corp's unsolicited $41.2 billion offer in a sign of growing shareholder frustration with the online search and media company."
|Feb 25, 2008|
|14:|| Yahoo! Shopping Discontinues its API Services|
"After careful consideration, we have decided to enter into a strategic partnership with PriceGrabber to power the Product Submit functionality of Yahoo! Shopping as of March 11, 2010."
|Jan 11, 2010|
|15:|| Yahoo! Board Remains Unscathed|
"Yahoo Inc's board of directors won strong backing from shareholders at its annual meeting on Friday, with Jerry Yang, the company's embattled CEO, receiving 85 percent of the vote in his favor."
|Aug 4, 2008|
|16:|| Yahoo to Pull European HQ Out Of London For Geneva|
"Yahoo, the internet company, is planning to move its European headquarters from London to Switzerland."
|Mar 14, 2008|
|17:|| Yahoo to Invest $100 million in New Data Center|
"Yahoo Inc. says it will invest at least $100 million in a new data center in Nebraska, creating at least 100 jobs."
|Oct 24, 2008|
|18:|| Yahoo plans 10 percent layoff in product unit|
Yahoo is preparing to lay off about 650 employees, in a reduction in force that will be done in December.
|Nov 12, 2010|
|19:|| Yahoo chief executive steps down|
Yahoo has said that Ross Levinsohn will temporarily replace chief executive Scott Thompson, who has stepped down in the face of controversy about his allegedly inflated CV.
|May 14, 2012|
|20:|| Yahoo buys Tumblr for $1 Billion Cash|
Yahoo's! board met on Sunday and approved the all-cash deal to buy one of the fastest growing social media sites on the web: an official announcement will be livestreamed from New York as soon as Monday afternoon.
|May 20, 2013|
|21:|| Yahoo announces plans to kill off several services|
Say goodbye to Maps, Pipes, GeoPlanet and PlaceSpotter APIs, and some regional sites
|June 5, 2015|
|22:|| Yahoo and Time Warner Step Up Talks|
"The talks center on a deal that would fold Time Warner's AOL Internet unit into Yahoo, these people said, though they still consider a Yahoo purchase by Microsoft as the most likely outcome."
|Mar 5, 2008|
|23:|| Yahoo and Time Warner On AOL Deal: Source|
"Yahoo Inc and Time Warner Inc are "closing in" on a deal where Yahoo would merge with Time Warner's AOL Internet unit, brushing aside Microsoft's bid for Yahoo, a source familiar with the talks said on Wednesday."
|Apr 10, 2008|
|24:|| Yahoo and Google announce advertising deal||June 12, 2008|
|25:|| Yahoo Updates its Online Calendar|
"Yahoo has developed a new online calendar that the company said offers significant improvement over the current product because it makes it easier to share items and has a more interactive interface."
|Oct 8, 2008|
|26:|| Yahoo To Launch OnePlace Bookmarking for Mobiles|
"Yahoo OnePlace, will be available in the second quarter of 2008"
|Mar 5, 2008|
|27:|| Yahoo To Launch New Logo 4 September, With 30 Days of Change|
Yahoo is about to start what it calls is 30-days of change, including a new logo.
|Aug 7, 2013|
|28:|| Yahoo To Ignore "Do Not Track" in Microsoft's IE 10|
Recently, Microsoft unilaterally decided to turn on DNT in Internet Explorer 10 by default, rather than at users' direction. In our view, this degrades the experience for the majority of users and makes it hard to deliver on our value proposition to them. It basically means that the DNT signal from IE10 doesn't express user intent.
|Oct 30, 2012|
|29:|| Yahoo To Close Its Directory, Yahoo Education, and Qwiki|
Yahoo announced its Directory is to close December 31, 2014.
|Sept 26, 2014|
|30:|| Yahoo To Buy Associated Content|
"'Combining our world-class editorial team with Associated Content's makes this a game changer,' said Carol Bartz, Yahoo's CEO. 'Together, we'll create more content around what we know our users care about, and open up new and creative avenues for advertisers to engage with consumers across our network. These are important aspects of building engaging consumer experiences on Yahoo, and one of the reasons why we're one of the most visited destinations online.'"
|May 19, 2010|
|31:|| Yahoo To 'Re-Shape The Company' And Cuts Around 2,000 Jobs|
"Today's actions are an important next step toward a bold, new Yahoo!, smaller, nimbler, more profitable and better equipped to innovate as fast as our customers and our industry require."[br][br]"Today, the company will begin the process of informing employees about these changes. As part of that effort, approximately 2,000 people will be notified of job elimination or phased transition."
|Apr 4, 2012|
|32:|| Yahoo Tells Shareholders : Google Is Better For Us Than Microsoft|
"The Microsoft proposal "would also have given Microsoft veto rights on certain future Yahoo actions, including a sale of Yahoo," Yahoo Chairman Roy Bostock and Chief Executive Jerry Yang wrote."
|June 26, 2008|
|33:|| Yahoo Suing Facebook For Patent Infringement|
The 19-page lawsuit over 10 patents - related to advertising, privacy, customization, messaging and social networking - comes as Yahoo is seeking to right itself under new CEO Scott Thompson.
|Mar 13, 2012|
|34:|| Yahoo Strikes Ad Trading Deal With WPP|
"Yahoo Inc has struck an advertising partnership deal with WPP Group that will let WPP buy ads on Yahoo's online ad exchange, the companies said late on Thursday."
|May 16, 2008|
|35:|| Yahoo Shareholders Want To Cut Severance Plan||June 10, 2008|
|36:|| Yahoo Sells Kelkoo, Terms Undisclosed|
"Yahoo originally acquired Kelkoo for $576 million in 2004 as the deal was expected to beef up the Internet portal's focus abroad. But Yahoo said in October 2007 that it was considering strategic options for Kelkoo, including a possible sale."
|Nov 24, 2008|
|37:|| Yahoo Seeks Licensing Fees From Facebook|
Yahoo has asserted claims on patents that include the technical mechanisms in the Facebook's ads, privacy controls, news feed and messaging service, according to a source briefed on the matter.
|Feb 28, 2012|
|38:|| Yahoo Says No Again to Microsoft/Icahn Proposal||July 13, 2008|
|39:|| Yahoo Says It's Not Opposed To Microsoft Deal|
"Yahoo Inc is not opposed to Microsoft Corp's bid for the Web media company, as long as it is at the right price,..."
|Apr 7, 2008|
|40:|| Yahoo Says It Reaches 600 Million Mobile Users WorldWide|
"We are now able to reach 600 million subscribers," David Ko, Asia managing director and vice president of Yahoo's mobile division
|June 17, 2008|