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Yahoo Closes its $1.1 Billion Buyout of Tumblr

It was the news heard across the tech world. Everybody who had dreams of putting up a start-up and getting acquired for millions and millions of dollars got a shot in the arm and a healthy dose of encouragement when Yahoo dipped into its massive piggybank and made a $1.1 billion buyout offer to Tumblr. […]

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Yahoo Logs More Visitors Than Google In July

You have to really feel good about Yahoo shareholders. There’s a certain electricity in the air among owners of that company because let’s face it, Yahoo has been on a downward slide since the bad old days of Jerry Yang. It went through one short-lived CEO and managed to land former Google hedge honeshow Marissa […]

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The new Yahoo permission system amounts to Spyware

Business mobility firm On The GoWARE issues security advisory due to Yahoo’s new permission system. Last week, Yahoo issued a mandatory system update for the Android apps for its email and Messenger services. Ideally, the mandatory update will allow Android users to have always up-to-date social networking, weather, news, and traffic information. The downside to […]

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Jerry Yang Resigns from Yahoo

One of the pioneering leaders in digital media, Yahoo!, today announced the resignation of co-founder Jerry Yang. Effective today, he leaves his seat in the Board as well as all executive positions in the company. At the same time, he resigns from the Boards of Yahoo Japan and the Alibaba Group Holding. In his resignation […]

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The Problems Facebook Currently Faces

Games on down time and wrong information showing up are just a few of the bugs concerning Facebook. While the Facebook movie hype is sort of covering up this issue in some technology news sites and zines, Facebook users will not be distracted from the main problem: accounts that cannot be opened. What is terrible […]

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