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3 hrs ago | The China Post

Yahoo! to recruit new blood after student protest

Yahoo! will recruit 100 local employees after witnessing the younger generation's potential amid the Sunflower Movement, Yahoo! Inc. Asia-Pacific region Senior Vice President Rose Tsou said yesterday.

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4 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Scott Thompson, Former Yahoo CEO, Named Adviser at Anti-Fraud Startup Forter

Forter , an Israel-based anti-fraud startup backed by Sequoia Capital, has named ShopRunner Inc .

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Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Startups, PayPal

8 hrs ago | Small Business Trends

Why Your Yahoo Local Reviews Are Disappearing

Let's say you've amassed years worth of mostly positive reviews on your Yahoo Local listing.

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Related Topix: Local Search, Search Engines, Startups, Lexington, MA

12 hrs ago | MSN Money

Heartbleed bug spreads to routers and other gear

Cisco Systems and Juniper Networks , two of the largest manufacturers of network equipment, said Thursday that some of their products contain the "Heartbleed" bug, meaning hackers might be able to capture user names, passwords and other sensitive information as it moves across corporate networks, home networks and the Internet.

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Related Topix: Startups, Cisco Systems, Telecom, Juniper Networks, Computers, Computer Security, Science / Technology, Amazon, iPod touch App, Netflix, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App

16 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

Analyst Upgrades: Intel Corporation, Yahoo! Inc., and Yelp Inc

On the charts, Intel Corporation is up 13.9% from its Feb. 5 year-to-date low of $23.50 to trade at $26.77, and is poised for more gains in today's session.

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Related Topix: Startups, Financial Markets, Personal Finance, Day Trading

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Re/code

Marissa Mayer's Secret Plan to Get Apple to Dump Google and Default to Yahoo Mobile Search

Wall Street gave Yahoo stock a big boost today - largely due to the stellar quarterly performance of China's Alibaba , in which the Silicon Valley Internet giant has a big stake.

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Related Topix: Startups, Google, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Apple, Facebook, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App

National Public Radio

Fired Yahoo Exec Gets $58M For 15 Months Of Work

Yahoo's recently fired chief operating officer, Henrique de Castro, left the Internet company with a severance package of $58 million even though he lasted just 15 months on the job.

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Related Topix: Startups, Google

National Public Radio

Yahoo Nominates Co-Founder, 2 Others To Join Board

The 47-year-old Filo is among three board candidates hoping to be elected at Yahoo's annual meeting scheduled for June 25. Yahoo Inc. disclosed the candidates to fill recently vacated positions in a regulatory filing Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Startups, Charles Schwab, Investment Services, Retail, Wal Mart Stores

The Washington Post

Yahoo's Mayer Builds for Growth as Alibaba Help Set to Fade

Yahoo! Inc.'s Marissa Mayer can't rely on Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. to bail her out much longer, putting the onus on her to accelerate a sales rebound that's only getting started.

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Related Topix: Startups, Alibaba, Internet, Science / Technology, Financial Services, Computers, eSpeed, Investment Services, Sunnyvale, CA, Business News

Seeking Alpha

Yahoo lands two upgrades; Bernstein values Alibaba at $245B

"Holy Alibaba!" exclaims Bernstein's Carlos Kirjner after looking at the Q4 numbers disclosed by Yahoo yesterday.

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Related Topix: Startups, Alibaba

Barron's

This Morning: Yahoo!, Intel Rising, Still No Home for Google Glass, Apple's Quarter

Shares of Yahoo! are up $1.90, or almost 6%, at $36.09, holding onto most of last night's after-hours gains, after the company beat revenue and earnings per share expectations for Q1, and forecast revenue this quarter in line with expectations, and disclosed a revenue increase for Alibaba Group Holding , in which it has a 24% stake, that was well ... (more)

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Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Intel, Alibaba

The Hartford Courant

Alibaba's growth accelerates, U.S. IPO filing expected next week

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's revenue growth accelerated in the last quarter of 2013, a timely lift for the Chinese Internet company as it prepares to file a prospectus next week for its highly anticipated initial public offering.

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Related Topix: Alibaba, Startups, Facebook, Ansonia, CT

AmericanBankingNews.com

Yahoo! Rating Reiterated by Cantor Fitzgerald

's stock had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by Cantor Fitzgerald in a research note issued on Wednesday, AmericanBankingNews.com reports.

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Related Topix: Startups, Canaan Partners, Dapper, Citizen Sports, Bessemer Venture Partners, Koprol

MarketWatch

Movers & Shakers: Earnings spur Yahoo gains, trip up Bank of America

Yahoo! Inc. shares jumped Wednesday after the Internet giant's earnings report showed revenue growth for the first time in more than a year.

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Related Topix: Startups, Bank of America, Financial Services, Banking

Reuters

Global Markets-Asian shares up on China relief, Softbank stars

Asian share markets made broad gains on Wednesday after China reported economic growth a touch above forecasts, a relief for investors who had feared a much weaker outcome.

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Related Topix: Startups, Alibaba, Financial Markets

Seeking Alpha

Yahoo!'s CEO Discusses Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Good afternoon. And welcome to Yahoo!'s First Quarter 2014 Earnings Video Webcast.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

CIO

Yahoo CEO Semel to Receive $1 Salary

Yahoo Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Terry Semel will receive just US$1 as salary, along with at least 6 million stock options to soften the blow.

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Related Topix: Startups, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Apple

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Q1 2013 Q1 2014 PercentChange GAAP revenue $1,140 milli... )--Boston Private Financial Holdings, Inc. today reported first quarter 2014 GAAP Net Income Attributable to the Company of $17.0 mill... )--River Valley Community Bank headquartered in Yuba City, California reported earnings of $222,063 or $.13 basic earnings per share... )--Fleetmatics ... (more)

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Related Topix: ON Semiconductor, Construction, Masonite International, Semiconductors, Electronics, Startups, Boston Private Financial Holdings, Banking, Financial Services

GHacks

Should you add Yahoo! as an application for mailto links?

If you have visited the Yahoo Mail website recently in Firefox you may have noticed a small notification bar appearing at the top of the page.

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Minyanville

Stock Upgrades: Do You Yahoo? It May Be Time To

There's no keeping Yahoo out of the headlines at the moment. Yesterday, shares rose 1.75% on a broker boost , and this afternoon the tech titan announces its earnings after the closing bell.

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Related Topix: Startups, BP plc, Oil & Gas, Beverages, CocaCola, Biotech, Johnson and Johnson, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Infosys Technologies, Core Security Technologies, Software

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