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  1. Woman falls down stairs, out window and dies: Lifeless body found 5 floors downRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    A 67-year-old woman fell down a flight of stairs and her momentum sent her flying out a window in an apartment house stairwell. She then fell five floors to her death in Upper Manhattan.


  2. Why Should Facebook Acquire Mozilla?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    Facebook has spread its wide wings wide and taken instant messaging forum like Whatsapp into its ambit, which is believed to be the best purchase Facebook has made thus far. Now that its popularity is intensifying with a user base multiplying by the day, it is facing some technical concerns such as providing a good mobile interface, constraints on data-intensive features and limited features through installed applications.


  3. Teacher Lets 9-Year-Old Student Shave Her Hair After Boy Was Bullied For His HaircutRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Switched

    Tori Nelson, a teacher at Winlock Elementary School in Washington, found Matthew Finney, one of her fourth-grade students, crying outside the classroom this past Monday, reported. The 9-year-old, who was hiding under a hat, told Nelson that he had been teased.


  4. Bacon, Avocado and a Prince? The New Emojis You'll Be Obsessed with in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | InStyle

    According to Yahoo Tech , 38 new emojis will be available for all our texting needs in 2016 . They will be released by the Unicode Consortium, an organization that standardizes characters and emoji across all the various operating systems.


  5. 7 stocks are like giant piggy banksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Investors are starting to look at companies like giant piggy banks - and they're getting antsy to get their hands on what's inside. If you like cash, you'll love seven stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500, including Yahoo , CenterPoint Energy and General Motors where cash and investments account for 40% or more of their stock prices, according to a USA TODAY analysis of data from S&P Capital IQ.


  6. Increasing Use of Internet-Enabled Smart Devices Spells Opportunity...Read the original story

    Yesterday | BroadcastNewsroom

    Increasing Use of Internet-Enabled Smart Devices Spells Opportunity for Cross-Platform Advertising Market, According to a New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. Follow us on LinkedIn Cross-platform advertising is one of the emerging trends in the digital marketing landscape, wherein advertisers use various Internet-enabled platforms such as smart TVs, laptops, tablets, and smartphones for broadcasting interactive ads. Apart from their ability to successfully reaching the target audience, cross-platform campaigns are an ideal way to optimize advertising and make them more effective.


  7. Google Jokes: Maybe We Should Hire Internal SEOsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Search Engine Roundtable

    In a Twitter conversation between Aidan Beanland, the head of Yahoo's SEO team and Gary Illyes, a Google Webmaster Trends Analyst, someone asks Aidan why they need an SEO when they themselves are a search engine. He responds that Yahoo Search is just one area of Yahoo.


  8. Minnesota Timberwolves Win 2015 NBA Draft ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | ESPN Radio 1410

    The Minnesota Timberwolves have landed the first-overall pick in the NBA Draft. The T'wolves won the Draft Lottery on Tuesday.


  9. Could Dish Network be your next cellular provider?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ITworld

    Sitting on a huge amount of wireless spectrum and in need of growth, the satellite TV provider looks to mobile. Earlier this year, Dish Network, a satellite TV provider, spent a fortune to acquire wireless spectrum licenses from a government auction, outbidding Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile.


  10. Yahoo! Inc (YHOO), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) And The Stake Spin Off RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Insider Monkey

    Yahoo! Inc. stock had lost more than 1% of its value as it started trading on Wednesday. Yahoo! Inc. had also dropped more than 15% since beginning of this year.


  11. ClearStory Data Names Tim Howes as First CTORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Wall Street Journal

    Big-data software company ClearStory Data Inc . has named long-time Silicon Valley technologist Dr. Timothy Howes as chief technology officer, the company told VentureWire.


  12. Some one still use Yahoo Mail?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 |

    I have an old, very old, mail address that I have used for some time as my default email address... but now... what do you think about their service? I read that yahoo is the most hacked mail service... it's true? I never have this sort of problem, but i'm using a very strong password and good question/reply recovery on all my digital service. I realized a couple of weeks ago that my ISP switched over to Yahoo mail as their provider some years ago.


  13. Risks For Alibaba, Yahoo And Internet Stocks? Bernstein Just Laid Them OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Benzinga

    Alibaba Group Holding Ltd shares are rising nearly 1 percent on Thursday morning on the back of an initiation at Bernstein. The Wall Street firm holds an Outperform rating on the Internet giant with a $120 price target.


  14. Stealing Toyota Prius Batteries Is Now A ThingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Jalopnik

    Install something expensive in a car and thieves will find a way. At first it was catalytic converters and airbags, now it's hybrid batteries, with a spate of break-ins reported on both coasts.


  15. Bacon emoji among 38 new images joining the collection with clown and selfieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mail on Sunday

    No, this isn't some bizarre shopping list - it's a selection of the 38 new emoji that will be available to use from next year. Also included in the new collection will be a variety of animals, several actions such as shrugging and 'rolling on the floor laughing' and even Mother Christmas.


  16. Analysts Positive on Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) Despite Alibaba Spin Off IRS Tax RumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    The stock drop was due to investors overreacting to an IRS official's statement made on Tuesday. The official commented that the tax-collecting agency is considering to start taxing company spinoffs, which are usually not taxed.


  17. Wednesday's Pre-Market Insights: Yahoo! Inc. ...Read the original story

    Wednesday May 20 |

    Wednesday's Pre-Market Insights: Yahoo! Inc. , Sarepta Therapeutics Inc , Time Warner Cable Inc , Etsy Inc Yahoo! Inc. shares increased more than 2% to $41.85 per share in pre-market trading on Wednesday after the company confirmed plans to spin off Alibaba holdings despite IRS comments that might complicate the tax status of the move. Sarepta Therapeutics Inc shares soared over 50% to $24.60 in pre-market trading after the pharmaceutical company announced that it will begin the process of gaining regulatory approval for eteplirsen; a therapy for Duchenne muscular dystrophy.


  18. Is A Yelp Acquisition Really On The Cards?Read the original story

    Wednesday May 20 |

    Buyer search is on by Yelp . The company is facing slow growth and at a time when the cost of survival is rising in the market.


  19. Wednesday's ETF with Unusual Volume: URTHRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | MarketNewsVideo

    The iShares MSCI World ETF is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Wednesday, with over 374,000 shares traded versus three month average volume of about 41,000. Shares of URTH were off about 1.2% on the day.


  20. A Critique Of Carl Icahn's Apple Fair Value Revaluation To $240 Per ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Seeking Alpha

    He is at it again, promoting on Monday his view that AAPL has a fair value right now of $240 per share. Ultimately this means that the Icahn over-optimism serves to balance the hair shirt valuations that a number of analysts have on AAPL.