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The entrance of Yahoo headquarters in Sunnyvale, California is seen in this 20 August 2005 photo. Microsoft said 01 February 2008 it had offered to buy struggling Internet firm Yahoo for 44.6 billion dollars (30.0 billion euros) in cash and stock. AFP PHOTO/FILES/Hector MATA (Photo credit should read HECTOR MATA/AFP/Getty Images)

Yahoo Beats Google With More Visitors For 1st Time In 2 years

For the first time in more than two years, more Americans visited Yahoo’s websites than Google’s in July, according to data from research firm comScore Inc.

08/22/2013

David Karp, CEO of Tumblr. (Brian Ach/Getty Images for TechCrunch)

Tumblr Founder To Get $81 Million To Remain At Yahoo

Yahoo’s recently completed acquisition of Internet blogging service Tumblr includes an $81 million payment to Tumblr founder David Karp as long as he remains on the job for the next four years.

08/09/2013

The Yahoo logo is seen on a sign outside of the company's headquarters in Sunnyvale. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mountain View Startup Rockmelt Becomes Latest Yahoo Aquisition

Yahoo has acquired Rockmelt, a Silicon Valley startup that built a Web browser tied to Facebook’s social network.

08/02/2013

The entrance of Yahoo headquarters in Sunnyvale, California is seen in this 20 August 2005 photo. Microsoft said 01 February 2008 it had offered to buy struggling Internet firm Yahoo for 44.6 billion dollars (30.0 billion euros) in cash and stock. AFP PHOTO/FILES/Hector MATA (Photo credit should read HECTOR MATA/AFP/Getty Images)

Yahoo To Buy 40M Shares From Outgoing Board Member

Activist investor Dan Loeb and two other directors nominated by his hedge fund are leaving Yahoo’s board after big gains in the Internet company’s stock price over the past year.

07/22/2013

Yahoo Headquarters

Yahoo’s 2nd Quarter Earnings Rise 46 Percent, Revenue Sinks

Yahoo’s second-quarter results aren’t giving Marissa Mayer a lot to celebrate as she completes her first year running the Internet company.

07/16/2013

The Yahoo logo is seen on a sign outside of the company's headquarters in Sunnyvale. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Yahoo Accepting Requests For Inactive Email ID’s

Yahoo is allowing people to place claims on inactive email addresses that are being given a second life.

07/15/2013

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer speaks about the company's acquisition of Tumblr at a press conference in Times Square on May 20, 2013 in New York City. The internet giant Yahoo purchased the blogging site Tumblr for $1.1 billion. Mayer also announced a sleek new redesign of Yahoo's Flickr photo service. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Mayer’s Magnetism, Alibaba Jackpot Rejuvenate Yahoo

CEO Melissa Mayer’s magnetism and Alibaba’s prosperity are now combining to transform Yahoo Inc. from a tale of woe into a comeback story that is winning over Silicon Valley and Wall Street.

07/15/2013

Screenshot of the AltaVista search engine. (CBS)

Yahoo Shuts Down Internet Relic AltaVista

On Monday, its owner Yahoo Inc. sent AltaVista.com to the Internet graveyard to rest alongside order-almost-anything venture Kozmo.com and the butler from Ask Jeeves.

07/08/2013

Screenshot of the AltaVista search engine. (CBS)

Larry Magid: Internet Pioneer AltaVista Shutting Down

One of the internet’s first search engines is going away. Yahoo announced that it is shutting down AltaVista later this month.

07/02/2013

Yahoo Headquarters

Yahoo Acquires San Jose Mobile App Developer Bignoggins

Yahoo acquired San Jose startup Bignoggins to help boost the Sunnyvale Internet company’s suite of mobile apps and services.

07/01/2013

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