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Yahoo Buying Mountain View Style-Guide Website Polyvore To Boost Fashion-Focused Advertising

Yahoo is buying style-tip specialist Polyvore in its latest attempt to become a more fashionable place to advertise.

08/01/2015

Pedestrians walk past a billboard of Yahoo Inc. in Beijing. (TEH ENG KOON/AFP/Getty Images)

Yahoo Announces Name For Alibaba Spinoff, Assures Investors Deal Will Be Tax-Free

Yahoo is moving forward with the spinoff of its sizable stake in China’s Alibaba Group, and announced a name for it: Aabaco.

07/17/2015

Meet The Bay Area Women On Forbes Magazine’s ‘World’s 100 Most Powerful Women’ List

They hold the keys to the kingdom. These Bay Area women are among the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women, according to Forbes Magazine. The are very well-paid, extremely well-educated and have all made this list before.

05/26/2015

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer speaks during a conversation with Salesforce chairman and CEO Marc Benioff at the 2013 Dreamforce conference on November 19, 2013 in San Francisco. ( Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s Compensation Surges To $42 Million; Highest-Paid Female Exec In S&P 500

The value of Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s pay package surged last year, making her the highest-paid female CEO of Standard & Poors 500 companies.

04/30/2015

Yahoo! President and CEO Marissa Mayer delivers a keynote address at the 2014 International CES at The Las Vegas Hotel & Casino on January 7, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Yahoo Revival Not Evident In Latest Earnings Report; Value Beyond Asian Holdings Questioned

Yahoo is still struggling to boost revenue nearly three years into CEO Marissa Mayer’s tenure, magnifying concerns that the Internet company holds little value beyond its lucrative Asian investments.

04/22/2015

Computer User

Stanford Researchers Find Telecommuters More Productive, But Workers At Home May Be More Lonely

With more companies looking at allowing their employees to work from home, a team of researchers from Stanford found home-based workers are more productive, but also found telecommuting is not for everyone.

01/26/2015

This September 12, 2013 photo illustration shows the newly designed Yahoo logo seen on a smartphone. Yahoo has refreshed its logo for the first time since the Internet companys founding 18 years ago. The new look unveiled September 4 is part of a makeover that Yahoo Inc. has been undergoing since the Sunnyvale, California company hired Google executive Marissa Mayer to become Yahoos CEO. AFP PHOTO / Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Yahoo’s 3rd Quarter Earnings Soar On Alibaba Windfall

Yahoo’s (YHOO) third-quarter earnings soared as the Internet company collected a huge windfall from Alibaba’s recent IPO. Revenue also rose slightly from the previous year, a welcome change for a company that has been posting quarterly declines for most of the past five years.

10/21/2014

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Concerts On Yahoo Make Best of Industry Struggles

The struggles of an industry can bring music to your ears. And your screens…

08/01/2014

President Barack Obama speaks about the government shutdown and debt ceiling standoff in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, DC, October 16, 2013. (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama To Stop At Mountain View Walmart In Latest Bay Area Fundraising Trip

President Barack Obama will make an appearance at the Walmart store in Mountain View to talk about energy efficiency, as part of his latest fundraising trip to the Bay Area this week.

05/06/2014

Jack Ma (R), Chairman of Alibaba Group, and Wang Jianlin, Chairman of Dalian Wanda Group, attend the 2013 CCTV's China Economic Person Of The Year Award on December 12, 2013 in Beijing, China. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images)

Alibaba Group Aiming To Raise $1 Billion In IPO

Alibaba Group, China’s leading e-commerce company, is dangling a deal that could turn into one of the biggest IPOs in U.S. history.

05/06/2014

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