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  1. Hacking debacle really has Sony spinning nowRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Philly.com

    CYBER TERRORISM reached Hollywood big time this past week, what with a group of hackers, believe to orginate from North Korea, taunting Sony Pictures Entertainment by releasing information, emails, etc. stolen from the company and threating employees and their families if the movie studio didn't stop the release of the controversial movie "The Interview."

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  2. Why Is Yahoo Still So Bad At The Basics?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TechCrunch

    I'm reluctant to cite what I'm about to cite. It's scathing. It's scurrilous. It's caustic criticism that seems often overblown and, in some cases, deliberately devoid of context.

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  3. Yahoo announces plans to kill off some regional news sites, sunsets...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | VentureBeat

    Yesterday the company shut down regional homepages in Colombia, Peru, Venezuela, and Chile. Users trying to access these sites will be redirected to Yahoo's general Spanish language homepage.

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  4. Yahoo Is Shutting Down More ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WebProNews

    Yahoo has been shutting down a lot of its products since Marissa Mayer took over as CEO. It even closed the famous Yahoo Directory that put the company on the map.

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  5. Flickr pulls photos from online store amid licensing debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, photo, shows a sign in front of Yahoo! headquarters in Sunnyvale, Calif. AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez On Thursday, Flickr said it would stop selling prints of images licensed with Creative Commons, an option for users that awards them certain copyright controls of their photographs.

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  6. What to do if you are being sexually harassed at workRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    From the sexual harassment suit filed against Yahoo executive Maria Zhang to the accusations that the Irvine, California office of Zillow had a frat house mentality, to the step down of GitHub CEO after harassment accusations were brought against him, 2014 saw its fair share of sexual harassment disputes. And they remind us that harassment, sexual or not, continues to plague the work environment.

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  7. Why BlackBerry Shares Are Falling, Despite a Surprise ProfitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheStreet.com

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  8. High-Momentum Tech Stocks Lead Gains in Fed-Inspired RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TheStreet.com

    Benchmark indexes were hovering at session highs with high-momentum tech stocks leading gains. The Federal Reserve kicked off a marketwide rally on Wednesday after it assured markets it would be "patient" in determining when to raise rates.

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  9. Mobile apps a slam dunk for Score Media July 26th, 2011Read the original story

    Thursday | IT Business

    ... own mobile apps in the past 18 months, including the NBA, NFL, NHL and MLB. And Yahoo! acquired app firm Citizen Sports last year as well. Score Media is keeping up by recently buying a 20 per cent stake in Nulayer Inc., a Toronto firms that ...

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  10. Hampton Creek Foods raises $90m to support 'massive' growth:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | FoodNavigator

    Hampton Creek Foods raises $90m to support 'massive' growth: 'Just Mayo has gone from zero to 15,000 locations in a little over a year' A high-profile lawsuit filed by Unilever accusing Hampton Creek Foods of falsely advertising its flagship product 'Just Mayo' has not, it seems, dented Silicon Valley's enthusiasm for the plant-based foods pioneer, which has just raised another $90m from some very high-profile investors.

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  11. United Increases Boeing 787 Chengdu Flights, Thanks to Chinese TouristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TheStreet.com

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  12. Michael CrabtreeRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sports Network

    Now that we are entering the final two weeks of the NFL season, along with it likely being championship week for many fantasy owners, it is time to start reflecting. Heading into the 2014 season, Crabtree was thought to be destined for a breakout year.

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  13. Unlike Spotify, Vevo Has Taylor Swift's Music, Bringing Fans in DrovesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    In late October, Ms. Swift released her blockbuster album " 1989 ." A few weeks later, she pulled all of her music off of the streaming service Spotify -in part because Ms.

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  14. This week's cover: 'Star Wars,' Adele, and the 116 things you're going to talk about in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Phew-2014 is over. But you know what that means. Another year is on the horizon, and with a turn of the calendar comes a tidal wave of pop culture items, each eager to become your new favorite thing.

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  15. Seth Rogen and James Franco cancel Interview press appearances after Sony hackers' threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The actors were due to appear on BuzzFeed Brews, Watch What Happens Live, Late Night With Seth Meyers and The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon - but have cancelled them all.

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  16. Workplace diversity: Apple employs far more blacks, Hispanics than its tech rivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | SiliconValley.com

    Apple's workforce may be 70 percent male and 55 percent white, but the company still managed Tuesday to hand in one of the most impressive diversity score cards in Silicon Valley. In revealing for the first time the demographic breakdown of its workforce, Apple reported that 18 percent of its employees are black and Hispanic, which compares to 5 percent for Google and Twitter and 6 percent for Facebook and Yahoo.

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  17. Seth Rogen And James Franco Cancel All 'Interview' Press After Attack ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Silicon Alley Insider

    In the wake of Sony hackers announcing Tuesday that they were planning a 9/11-like attack against "The Interview" premiere and theaters showing the film, the movie's stars Seth Rogen and James Franco have cancelled all stops on their press tour . The duo will now no longer be appearing on shows: "Late Night with Seth Meyers," "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon," "Watch What Happens Live," a Yahoo interview, and a Buzzfeed Brews event in New York on Tuesday that was cancelled just a few hours before it was supposed to take place.

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  18. Google's work on full encryption chugs along, with Yahoo's helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | PC World

    Google is making progress developing a user-friendly tool for fully encrypting people's messages on their computers, with coding help from Yahoo and a transition to GitHub. Contributions from Alex Stamos, Yahoo's chief security officer, and his team have been incorporated into an updated pre-release version of the browser extension announced Tuesday, Google said in a blog post.

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  19. Yahoo completes acquisition of video platform BrightRollRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | ZDNet

    Announced late Monday , Yahoo says the deal will "dramatically strengthen" Yahoo's video advertising platform and make it the largest in the United States. The acquisition was originally announced in November this year .

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  20. Toyota Plays Fantasy Football With YahooRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | MediaPost

    Part of Toyota's marketing roster around the NFL is fantasy NFL. The automaker, which recently announced it would advertise in the Super Bowl next year, is also running the latest iteration of its relationship with Yahoo Sports, focused on Yahoo Fantasy Football, and aligned with the new NFL season.

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