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Yahoo! chief executive Marissa Mayer will leave the company after its deal with Verizon is completed, but will be handsomely compensated with a payout of US$23 million.

Published in Deals
Tuesday, 10 January 2017 10:54

Yahoo! to change name to Altaba after sale

Search company Yahoo! will change its name to Altaba after the sale of its core assets to Verizon is completed, according to a regulatory filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Published in Deals
Sunday, 09 October 2016 00:02

Yahoo! chief Mayer sued over gender bias claims

Yahoo! chief executive Marissa Mayer has been sued by a former senior executive of the company who has accused her of orchestrating a campaign to purge the organisation of male employees.

Published in Enterprise Staff

Yahoo! searched all its users' emails using a specially built program in order to try and locate specific information demanded by American intelligence officials, according to a Reuters report.

Published in Government Tech Policy
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 10:39

Verizon buys Yahoo! for US$4.83 billion

Eight years after Microsoft made an offer of US$44 billion to buy Yahoo!, the company that once was synonymous with Internet search has been sold to Verizon for US$4.83 billion.

Published in Deals
Monday, 08 February 2016 08:41

The rise and Tumblr of Yahoo

US based web portal, search, email, and internet services company Yahoo is having a tough time – huge losses, massive asset write-downs, and there are questions about its CEO’s strategy.

Published in Listed Tech
Wednesday, 22 January 2014 12:20

Yahoo still a bigger desktop deal than Google

Yahoo has continued its reign as the most popular online site visited from US desktop computers in December, as users increasingly use their smartphones and tablets to browse the Web.

Published in Strategy
Thursday, 16 January 2014 16:05

Yahoo COO Henrique de Castro departs

Yahoo’s Chief Operating Officer Henrique de Castro has sensationally quit the company just a year after he was hired, according to filings in the US.

Published in People Moves
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 18:02

Yahoo Mail redesign falls flat

Yahoo Mail went under a full redesign last week, and while there's no doubt it looks good, a host of bugs have plagued the service leaving some users furious.

Published in Development
Thursday, 12 September 2013 13:45

Yahoo CEO "feared prison" over NSA demands

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has revealed she feared being jailed for treason if she refused to comply with NSA data requests, while Mark Zuckerberg said the NSA "blew it."

Published in Security
Tuesday, 27 August 2013 10:31

Yahoo! gains some IQ

Yahoo! has continued to add to its ever-growing portfolio of acquisitions, announcing today it has bought image search startup IQ engines.

Published in Deals

The rumours were correct. Yahoo will buy blogging site Tumblr for US$1.1 million in cash. The deal was announced on Tumblr founder David Karp’s 26th birthday.

Published in Deals

Yahoo has made some big changes to its Flickr photo sharing service, adding a new interface and a free whole terabyte of storage.

Published in Home Tech
Monday, 25 February 2013 22:16

Marvellous Marissa Mayer may make Yahoo! money

While everybody is busy throwing up their hands in shock and horror over the seemingly draconian 20th century work from the office policy suddenly imposed on the Yahoo! corporation by chief executive Marissa Mayer, some may consider asking the question of whether perhaps she's spot on the money.

Published in Beerfiles

The news that Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer has initiated a no teleworking policy at the legendary dot com company has done more than just ruffle a few feathers among working mothers. It has also sent ripples of alarm through the corporate big end of town among the telecommunications community.

Published in Networking

The sad story of the once great Internet company Yahoo! just got sadder for some after a leaked internal memo revealed that current CEO Marissa Mayer has ordered all teleworkers back to the office. Ms Mayer,  a former Google executive who took over as Yahoo! CEO in July 2012, took just two weeks off when she had a baby in October.

Published in Enterprise Staff




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