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  1. Biz Stone, Joe Montana, MC Hammer video calls for tech civic actionRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Business Journal

    Twitter co-founder Biz Stone , Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana , hip hop star MC Hammer and the Golden State Warriors' Harrison Barnes as wells as numerous other local celebrities are in a new video that the tech advocacy group Sf.citi has released to launch its new "One City" campaign, which aims to leverage the tech industry's wealth and know-how to try to solve big problems affecting San Francisco. The video is the latest created with backing from Sf.citi founder and chairman Ron Conway , the tech financier.

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  2. Yahoo investors stand to reap $11 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Toronto Star

    Activist fund Starboard Value LP stepped up pressure on Yahoo last week to break itself up, a move analysts say could amount to an $11 billion market value gain. Starboard's proposals include Yahoo selling its valuable stakes in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and Yahoo Japan Corp. and merging with advertising rival AOL Inc. The ideas lay out a plan for rewarding investors who are losing confidence in Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer's ability to create value with the acquisitions she's been making.

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  3. Fox TV anchor Deirdre Bolton talks fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | SFGate

    However, when the people you're chatting with aren't New York suits, but Silicon Valley executives on their home turf of San Francisco, does that call for channeling Yahoo CEO car de la Renta day dress chic, or Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's hoodie, jeans and T-shirt to fit in with the tech/social media vibe? Here's our advice for your suitcase, sister: Leave the hoodies and flip-flops at home. Contrary to what TV shows like HBO's "Silicon Valley" portray, anyone who lives and works in the Bay Area knows that to be taken seriously in the workplace, the right apparel is based partly on what tribe you're in, and the level of authority you're dealing with.

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  4. Most Active Options Update: Yahoo! Inc.Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    As alluded to, weekly Yahoo! Inc. options are catching the attention of short-term option players. In fact, seven of the stock's 10 most active strikes expire at this Friday's close.

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  5. Yahoo Investors Stand to Reap $11 Billion From Breakup: Real M&ARead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Activist fund Starboard Value LP stepped up pressure on Yahoo last week to break itself up, a move analysts say could amount to an $11 billion market value gain. Starboard's proposals include Yahoo selling its valuable stakes in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and Yahoo Japan Corp. and merging with advertising rival AOL Inc. The ideas lay out a plan for rewarding investors who are losing confidence in Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer's ability to create value with the acquisitions she's been making.

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  6. Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO)'s Dead Cat Bounce Or A Proof Of Brinkmanship?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

    Warren Buffett's quote "Only when the tide goes out do you discover who's been swimming naked" describes neatly the current situation at Yahoo! Inc. . The company's share price is up by only 1.41% year to date including today's spike of approximately 1.21%, to a value of about $41.03.

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  7. Spanish Broadcasting System and 7digital Form Digital Content PartnershipRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | BroadcastNewsroom

    Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. today announced it has entered into a partnership with 7digital , a leading open digital music platform. 7digital will provide LaMusica.com, SBS' online Latin music, entertainment and news destination, with secure content management technology and a royalty reporting system to support additional music products beyond the site's current radio station streaming offering.

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  8. British Newspapers Embrace Native AdvertisingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Editor & Publisher

    Much like Yahoo has done with its new digital magazines, News UK is looking to complement its creative content with native digital advertising that seamlessly fits in with the online versions of its publications The Sun , The Times , and The Sunday Times .

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  9. Seismic ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | GlobeSt.com

    The Internet bubble of 2000 spawned a long list of online ventures that promised to redefine commercial and residential brokerage, replace the appraiser and level the playing field. It was exciting times charting a new course in the real estate industry.

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  10. Yahoo Stub TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Conversely to the stub trade scenario, the demand to borrow Yahoo shares has shot up in recent weeks and now stands at a two year high. In the wake of the highly anticipated Alibaba listing, we investigate whether investors are playing the fact that Yahoo , which now owns 16% of the firm, is currently trading at a discount to the sum of its cash and minority investments.

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  11. Yahoo's Post Alibaba FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Ever since the record setting Alibaba IPO, investors have been wondering what will become of Yahoo , both as a company and as a stock. Then, last week, when Starboard came out in favor of a merger with AOL Inc. , the market seemed to wake up to the array of possibilities that could exist for the beleaguered web portal.

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  12. As Facebook and Google ramp up mobile, Yahoo stays quietRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | VentureBeat

    It's Advertising Week - a time when big announcements flow. While others in the digital ad space are quick to announce upgrades to their services, Yahoo is staying mum.

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  13. Yahoo And AOL Combination: 2 Wrongs Don't Make A RightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    The Starboard analysis doesn't clearly provide how Yahoo would obtain a tax-efficient structure or how two struggling core operations would succeed long-term. The bizarre news of the day is that an activist shareholder wants two Internet pioneers to merge.

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  14. Silicon Valley's Done With American Legislative Exchange CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | US News & World Report

    Google has severed its ties with the American Legislative Exchange Council due to its position on climate change, according to Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt. For years, tech giants like Facebook, Google and Yahoo with deep roots in both libertarianism and the laissez faire tech culture of Silicon Valley had managed to find common cause with the American Legislative Exchange Council.

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  15. Magazine Industry Bares All to Prove It Isn't Dead YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mashable

    Falling advertising revenue, fewer pages, lower circulation - for years, this has been the narrative for magazines as media analysts have continued to predict the industry's slow demise. Those projections, argues Association of Magazine Media CEO Mary Berner, are incomplete.

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  16. Yahoo! Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Insider Monkey

    Yahoo! Inc. has been on the lookout for a merger that will pull it out from its growth troubles, and as proposed by Starboard Value, AOL, Inc. might have just the right gravitational pull that Yahoo is seeking. Tim Armstrong, AOL, Inc. 's CEO and the biggest shareholder of the company discussed Starboard's pressure on Yahoo! Inc. to merge with his company, on CNBC .

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  17. Yahoo investor pushes Marissa Mayer for AOL mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    A firm that recently took a hefty stake in Yahoo Inc. wants the Sunnyvale company to consider a merger with AOL Inc., the Wall Street Journal reported Friday.

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  18. RPT-Yahoo-AOL merger proposal: recipe for revival, or stagnation?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    A proposed merger of Internet pioneers AOL Inc and Yahoo Inc could create a nimbler player in Web video, but strong growth, the measure of success in Silicon Valley, would remain elusive. Investors are revisiting one of the most speculated Internet combinations, after activist investor Starboard on Friday pressured Yahoo to merge with AOL.

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  19. Today's Market: Investing The Spoils Of The Alibaba IPORead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    The markets are set to open lower this morning as futures are pointing lower after the big move on Friday. Also of interest this morning are the events that have unfolded over the weekend in Hong Kong, with tens of thousands of student protesters calling for more political freedom and the establishment of a democracy in Hong Kong.

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  20. Needham & Company LLC Upgrades Yahoo! to "Buy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    A number of other firms have also recently commented on YHOO. Analysts at RBC Capital downgraded shares of Yahoo! from an "outperform" rating to a "sector perform" rating in a research note on Thursday.

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