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2 min ago | ABC News

Joel McHale on a Communitya Moving to Yahoo: a We Can Swear Nowa

One of the funniest men in television, Joel McHale, shared some exciting news about his show, "Community," this morning on "GMA LIVE!" But that's not what McHale is most excited about for the upcoming sixth season that is launching on the new platform.

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Related Topix: Community, Entertainment, Television, Startups, Joel McHale

1 hr ago | TechCrunch

Flickr Rolls Out A New Commercial Licensing Program To Compete With 500px And Others

Yahoo-owned photo-sharing and storage site Flickr announced this morning the rollout of a new licensing program aimed at the service's members who are looking to have their work discovered, featured on prominent news sites, including Yahoo's own properties, as well as generate additional income through commercial licensing.

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Related Topix: Flickr, Startups, Blog News, Arts, Photography

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Benzinga

Zillow & Trulia Announce $3.5 Billion Deal; Peer Stocks In Play

In one of the biggest all-stock transactions of the year, Zillow announced it would be purchasing Trulia for $3.5 billion.

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Related Topix: Trulia, Startups, Zillow

Business Journal

Silicon Valley's highest paid female excutive? Not Mayer, not Whitman, not Sandberg

The top-paid female executive in Silicon Valley isn't a CEO. She's Safra Catz, president and CFO at Oracle Corp., who took in $44.3 million in 2013, according to FindTheBest.com .

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Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation, Lawrence Ellison

The Standard

Yahoo dares users to be bold

Yahoo Hong Kong is once again utilizing the power of the internet by encouraging local creative talent to move to another level with a series of events that will bring the virtual and real worlds together.

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Related Topix: Startups

Hispanic Business

Business and IT Emerge as Essential Allies in the Move to Social IDs...

New research shows that both the lines of business and IT departments see value in 'Bring Your Own Identity' initiatives, where social networking or digital IDs are used for application login.

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Related Topix: Social Software, Retail, CA, Apparel, Startups, Facebook

Silicon Alley Insider

This Could Be The Busiest Week For IPOs Since August 2000

Yahoo! Co-Founder Jerry Yang and then Nasdaq Vice President of Sales Brian Wilson at the Nasdaq Market Site in New York City, March 24, 2000.

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Related Topix: Startups

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Examiner.com

Joaquin Phoenix as 'Doctor Strange'? Not his usual venue, but in negotiations

Joaquin Phoenix is reportedly well into the negotiations with the folks bringing "Doctor Strange" to the big screen.

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Related Topix: I'm Still Here, Startups, Weird

Seeking Alpha

DreamWorks Has The Building Blocks For Future Growth

DreamWorks Animation has struggled recently to match the success it had with franchises like "Shrek".

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Related Topix: D3Publisher, Rise of the Guardians, Video Games, Startups

Fri Jul 25, 2014

VentureBeat

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.

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

Business Journal

Silicon Valley's highest paid female excutive? Not Mayer, not Whitman, not Sandberg

The top-paid female executive in Silicon Valley isn't a CEO. She's Safra Catz, president and CFO at Oracle Corp., who took in $44.3 million in 2013, according to FindTheBest.com .

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Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation, Lawrence Ellison

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.

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Related Topix: Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Dapper, Citizen Sports, Internet, Science / Technology

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.

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Related Topix: Startups, Yahoo, Dapper, Citizen Sports, iPhone and iPad App, Santa Clara County, CA, Sunnyvale, CA

The Campbell Reporter

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's ban on telecommuting sparks a firestorm

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's decision to order telecommuting employees back to the office has sparked a passionate debate over the increasingly common practice of working from home.

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Related Topix: Startups, Google, WebMD, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Facebook, Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Sydney, Australia Travel

Beet.TV

Yahoo Gets Post-Web Analytics With Flurry: Jun's Reichgut explains

Yahoo has bought itself a role in the advertising ecosystem that comes after the desktop web by acquiring mobile analytics firm Flurry last week.

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Related Topix: Startups, Flurry, Enterprise Mobile, WebMD, Simulmedia, Tacoda

Seeking Alpha

A Flurry Around Yahoo In Q3 2014

Part of a series of acquisitions on the part of CEO Ms. Mayer, Flurry should help poise Yahoo! to be a mobile-first company, going into 2014-2015.

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Related Topix: Startups, Mobile Marketing, Advertising, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics, Google

Today.Az

Twitter staff under reign of men

Twitter's staff looks just like that of other tech companies: overwhelmingly male and white.

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Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Startups

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Seeking Alpha

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.

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

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

'Community' at Comic-Con: New episodes coming 'probably sometime after Christmas'

TV Guide Magazine hosted the panel "Greendale Forever" in honor of the impending sixth season of Community on Yahoo TV.

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Related Topix: Community, Entertainment, Television, Joel McHale, Jim Rash, Gillian Jacobs, Startups

ResearchBuzz

Yahoo, FamilySearch, Bing, More: Afternoon Buzz, July 24th, 2014

Yahoo has launched Yahoo Finance Contributors . "We are opening up the Yahoo Finance platform to a select group of leaders of finance from money and wealth managers to strategists and analysts to successful traders, where they will publish content directly to Yahoo Finance pages from Tumblr."

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Related Topix: Startups, Science / Technology

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