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Yahoo's new chief security officer
Just months ago examiner brought you the news of government officials looking into account holder's records on Facebook, which everyone felt was an invasion of privacy.
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
The London Free Press
Yahoo names U.S. surveillance critic as chief security officer
Yahoo Inc has named well-known security researcher Alex Stamos as its chief information security officer, tapping a vocal critic of the U.S. government's secret surveillance programs for the position.
Yahoo Exec in Charge of Lucrative Japan Asset Departing Company Amid APAC Woes
Naoko Okumoto, a VP at Yahoo in charge of monitoring its key Yahoo Japan business, is leaving the company, according to multiple sources.
Gap struggles may be Abercrombie's gains
After a five-year run of success, recent struggles at San Francisco-based the Gap may lose ground to rival apparel seller Abercrombie & Fitch.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Flickr Update: Art Identifies the Camera a Picture Was Taken On
Nearly a year after unveiling a new, more photo-centric look for Flickr, Yahoo is about to add yet another slick visual upgrade to the site - showing you what device a picture was taken on.
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Is Yahoo a Solid Investment?
It operates Yahoo.com, which offers Yahoo Search, Yahoo News, Yahoo Sports, Yahoo Finance, Yahoo Entertainment and Lifestyles, and Yahoo Video.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Mobile & Smart TV Disparity
Is the smart TV still the next hit CE product? Is it still relevant? I believe that mobile holds the key to those questions.
Caterina Fake's Findery finally launches its travel app
The cofounder of Flickr , who sold the photo sharing site to Yahoo in 2005 for $35 million, and later her human mapping site Hunch to eBay in 2011 for $80 million, unveiled her new travel app for Apple's iPhone Thursday.
Yahoo goes social with video and infographic acquisition
Yahoo has acquired Vizify, a Portland-based company which enables users to transform their social media data into videos, and infograpics.
FEATURE-Elite security posse fostered founders of WhatsApp, Napster
A few days after selling WhatsApp to Facebook for $19 billion, Jan Koum stepped into a suite at the St. Regis Hotel in San Francisco to celebrate with old friends, including CEOs, reformed hackers and a few people who fell into both those camps.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Don't Fix RTB
The industry has gone into full hand-wringing mode over fraudulent traffic, spurious clicks and low levels of viewable ads.
Crimea to Vote on Joining Russia and Other News You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of " First To Know ," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening around the world.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Yahoo spurns Facebook and Google sign-in credentials
SAN FRANCISCO: Yahoo on Wednesday confirmed that it will stop letting people sign into its online services using credentials from rival Internet titans Facebook or Google.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Yahoo to stop user access of services with Facebook, Google IDs
The change, which will be rolled out gradually according to a Yahoo spokeswoman, will require users to register for a Yahoo ID in order to use any of the Internet portal's services.
'Son of God' movie shines at box office on opening weekend
Los Angeles, Calif., Mar 4, 2014 / 12:19 pm .- "Son of God," a new movie depicting the life of Christ according to Gospels, saw tremendous success and positive reviews when it opened in theaters at the end of February.
How Modern Marketplaces Like Uber And Airbnb Build Trust To Achieve Liquidity
Editor's note: Anand Iyer is the Head of Product at Threadflip . Previously, he was co-founder and CTO of Hitpost, acquired by Yahoo, and managed product at IGN Entertainment and Microsoft.
Riding the Yahoo Shuttle Bus
I knew I was going to miss my bike because for the 10 years I have lived in the Mission, I've taken it everywhere.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Yahoo! CAO Unloads $1,846,382 in Stock
Yahoo! CAO Aman S. Kothari unloaded 48,589 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Friday, February 28th.
"Dead" drummer joins effort to explore the science of rhythm
Wells Fargo's Walter Price says analysts aren't giving Google enough credit for growth in its mobile and video businesses and says the stock holds more opportunity than rival internet giant Yahoo.
Why Carl Icahn's Battle With eBay Is A Sign To Buy Spindle Inc.
Editors' Note: This article covers a stock trading at less than $1 per share and/or with less than a $100 million market cap.