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Foster's Daily Democrat
Out of character: Chinese calligraphy at the Met
Large public exhibits of ancient Chinese calligraphy are rare in the United States, as are major shows that can be appreciated by kids as well as adults, novices as well as experts.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Yahoo's in a Flurry Over Mobile Advertising
Yahoo likely will evolve from being a content platform to becoming an enabling platform for building scale, predicted tech analyst Vikrant Gandhi.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Yorkton This Week & Enterprise
Survey: US gas prices fall 9 cents a gallon to $3.58 in largest drop this year
A national survey finds the average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has plummeted 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $3.58.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Use of illicit drugs becomes part of Silicon Valley's work culture
From the way the Santa Cruz cops talk about it, the security camera video that captured a reputed high-price call girl injecting the 51-year-old tech veteran with a fatal dose of the drug aboard his yacht in Santa Cruz was surely horrific.
Shareholder report lays out why Alibaba should buy Yahoo
The push for Ma, Alibaba's founder, to buy the massive IT giant is outlined in a report from Yahoo shareholder Eric Jackson, who owns Ironfire Capital.
The Campbell Reporter
Yahoo responds to outcry, says work-from-home ban is not an 'industry view'
Appearing to acknowledge the uproar over its recent move to order telecommuting workers back to the office, Yahoo issued a brief statement Tuesday to assert that it wasn't offering a broad judgment on the practice of working from home.
The Campbell Reporter
Yahoo officially shuts down Alta Vista, the pioneering search engine
On Monday, its owner Yahoo sent AltaVista.com to the Internet graveyard to rest alongside order-almost-anything venture Kozmo.com and the butler from Ask Jeeves.
Yahoo Harassment Case: Why No One Is Saying 'Rape'
The case of a high-profile female Yahoo executive allegedly sexually harassing her female subordinate has shocked Silicon Valley.
Search Engine Watch
Google Has Removed 100,000 Links, Approved More Than Half of 'Right to be Forgotten' Requests
Google reportedly has removed "more than 100,000" links since the European Court of Justice "right to be forgotten" ruling came into effect in May. The Wall Street Journal reported the figure , which comes just a day after Google, along with Microsoft and Yahoo, met with European data regulators to discuss the search engines' handling of the ... (more)
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Spindle, Inc. Recent News Not Reflected In Stock Price
A Frost and Sullivan award is a prestigious event that could not be anticipated due to the competitive industry and the fact that Spindle only launched the Yowzaa!! application in Q1.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Investor's Business Daily
Yahoo Says Mobile Search Ads Growing Despite Weak Q2
Users of Yahoo products clicked about 3% more search advertisements in Q2 than they had in the year-earlier quarter, the Sunnyvale, Calif.-based company said this month.
After much pressure, Twitter releases its diversity figures
Twitter released its staff diversity figures Wednesday and the numbers are no more reflective of the U.S. labor market as other Silicon Valley giants -- with 90% of its tech staff male and 92% white or Asian.
Twitter staff: 3% Hispanic, 2% black, 30% women
After much pressure, Twitter releases its diversity figures 90% of Twitter's tech staff is male, 88% white or Asian Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1mFG6SL Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USATODAY.
LinkedIn names ex-Yahoo legal boss Michael Callahan as general counsel
LinkedIn Corp. has hired Michael Callahan as its new general counsel, vice president and secretary to fill the role vacated by Erika Rottenberg .
Eric Vishria leaving Yahoo to become Benchmark's fifth partner
Eric Vishria is leaving his post as Yahoo Inc.'s VP of product management to become the fifth partner at venture powerhouse Benchmark.
Yahoo's Downward Ad Spiral Continues
Last Tuesday, when Yahoo announced its second-quarter earnings , the company said it had reached an agreement with Alibaba "to reduce the number of shares it is required to sell in the initial public offering, to 140 million shares from 208 million shares."
Yahoo's Flurry deal will kick mobile-ad buyout frenzy into high gear
Check out this article! http://venturebeat.com/2014/07/23/yahoos-flurry-deal-will-kick-mobile-ad-buyout-frenzy-into-high-gear/ The outright purchase of these three mobile ad companies by bigger, more established IT players over the last two months portends what will surely be a slew of accelerated takeovers, mobile ad executives told VentureBeat.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Yahoo Said to Buy Analytics Company Flurry
Harriet Fryman of IBM and Claudia Imhoff of Intelligent Solutions and the Boulder BI Brain Trust led the discussion on the importance of anayltics, listing 11 business pitfalls hindering analytics success.
Fred Wilson choreographed merger behind Yahoo's newest deal
The UpTake: Years ago Fred Wilson invested in a mobile advertising company that ended up going through a difficult time.