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A protester stands atop a Yahoo employee shuttle bus near the MacArthur BART station, April 2, 2014. (defendthebayarea.org)

Protesters Block, Barf On Bus In Fight Against Yahoo’s Oakland Shuttles

Protesters against the use of private tech shuttle buses blocked a Yahoo bus neat the MacArthur BART station Wednesday morning, and a Twitter photo posting claims that one protester purposefully vomited on the bus’s windshield.

04/02/2014

NCAA BRACKETS

What’s The Last Moment To Fill Out NCAA Tournament Brackets? Different Deadlines For March Madness Pools, Contests

With games being played this week, even as you fill out your brackets for your office pool, or a national contest, many people are confused about when they are due, and the answer to that can be even more confusing. Note the different deadlines for getting your brackets in…

03/19/2014

A Chinese Alibaba employee walks through a communal space at the company headquarters in Hangzhou. (PETER PARKS/AFP/GettyImages)

Alibaba IPO Plans Send Yahoo Shares Surging

Yahoo is getting another lift from its stake China’s Alibaba Group, a thriving Internet company that has helped mask Yahoo’s own financial funk. Investors latched on to Yahoo Monday in anticipation of a huge windfall from Alibaba’s initial public offering of stock later this year

03/17/2014

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 Email Account User Names, Passwords Stolen

Yahoo says usernames and passwords of its email customers have been stolen and used to access accounts, but the company isn’t saying how many accounts have been affected.

01/30/2014

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 Quarterly Results Dragged Down By Revenue Drop

Yahoo’s latest quarterly report shows CEO Marissa Mayer is still having trouble bringing in more revenue as online advertisers spend more money at Google, Facebook and other rivals.

01/28/2014

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)

Larry Magid: Yahoo! Wants To Replace Your Newspaper

Our technology analyst is at CES in Las Vegas where Yahoo!’s Marissa Meyer delivered a keynote speech where she unveiled some plans to beef up her company’s editorial content.

01/08/2014

Former CBS Evening News anchor Katie Couric. (Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Katie Couric’s Talk Show To End After Season

“Katie” will not return for a third season as Couric heads to Yahoo…

12/20/2013

U.S. President Barack Obama (3R) and Vice President Joe Biden meet with executives from leading technology companies, including Apple, Twitter, and Google in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on December 17, 2913 in Washington, DC. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obama Meets With Tech CEOs Amid NSA Concerns

President Barack Obama on Tuesday discussed the troubled federal health care website, government surveillance and other issues with executives from Google, Twitter, Apple and several other leading technology companies.

12/17/2013

Former CBS Evening News anchor Katie Couric. (Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

CBS Veteran Katie Couric To Anchor News Program For Yahoo

Katie Couric is joining Yahoo to anchor a news program for the Internet company as it tries to expand its audience and sell more advertising.

11/25/2013

(Credit: James Martin/CNET)

ConsumerWatch: Recycled Email Accounts Posing Privacy Problem

Yahoo is giving away email addresses that have gone unused for at least 12 months. This poses security problems when sensitive information intended for the original user is sent to the addresses.

11/13/2013

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