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Concerts On Yahoo Make Best of Industry Struggles

Live Nation's partnership with Sunnyvale-based Yahoo to stream one live concert every day is a rare win for music fans.

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

Thu Jul 31, 2014

PE Hub

Exclusive: Canaan Partners targets $600 mln for Fund X

Canaan Partners , a backer of Lending Club , Skybox Imaging and Zoosk , is back in the market raising its 10th venture fund targeting $600 million, with a $650 million cap, according to two people with knowledge of the fundraising.

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Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Startups, San Mateo County, CA, Menlo Park, CA, Recreational Vehicle, Bison

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, Yahoo!, Dapper, Citizen Sports, Bessemer Venture Partners, Koprol

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, Yahoo!, Koprol, Dapper, Citizen Sports, Bessemer Venture Partners

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Business Journal

Yahoo enlists Wall Street names for finance-focused Tumblr blog

Yahoo has launched a finance-focused contributor network on Tumblr where billionaire investor Carl Icahn and others will post original content.

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Related Topix: Startups, Yahoo!, Blog News, Yahoo, Citizen Sports, Bessemer Venture Partners, iPhone and iPad App

Business Journal

Eric Vishria leaving Yahoo to become Benchmark's fifth partner

Eric Vishria is leaving his post as Yahoo Inc.'s VP of product management to become the fifth partner at venture powerhouse Benchmark.

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

Investor's Business Daily

Yahoo Says Mobile Search Ads Growing Despite Weak Q2

Users of Yahoo products clicked about 3% more search advertisements in Q2 than they had in the year-earlier quarter, the Sunnyvale, Calif.-based company said this month.

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

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Yahoo is o... )--Frank's International N.V. announced today that its second quarter 2014 earnings release will be issued after market close on Thursday, August 7... )--Liberty Mutual Group's recently announced adverse development cover with National Indemnity Company does not affect the ratings for the company and... First Trust High Income ... (more)

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

Mon Jul 21, 2014

SFGate

Yahoo buying S.F.'s Flurry analytics firm

A Shire logo sits on a sign outside office buildings at Shire Plc's site in Chineham, U.K., on Friday, June 27, 2014.

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

Business Journal

Yahoo buys mobile data and ad tech firm Flurry for reported "hundreds of millions"

Yahoo said Monday it has agreed to buy mobile analytics and ad platform company Flurry, and the deal is worth "hundreds of millions," AllThingsDigital's Kara Swisher reports, citing unnamed sources.

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

Light Reading

Yahoo Buys Mobile Analytics Specialist Flurry

Yahoo has made yet another acquisition to show the industry it's serious about mobile, this time picking up the mobile application analytics specialist Flurry.

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

Benzinga

Parsing Trends Into Earnings: How Will Netflix And Twitter React To Today's Earnings?

It's not a very difficult concept to grasp for trading: sell winners when the market is overvaluing their fundamentals.

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Related Topix: Netflix, Startups, Yahoo!, Dapper, Citizen Sports, Bessemer Venture Partners

Business Wire

Yahoo and The Weinstein Company Announce the Exclusive U.S....

From the director of "The Devil Wears Prada," "One Chance" is the remarkable and inspirational true story of Paul Potts, a shy, bullied shop assistant by day and an amateur opera singer by night.

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

Seeking Alpha

Yahoo: Disappointing Q2 Results Suggest Turnaround Is Significantly Behind Schedule

Yahoo's turnaround is significantly behind schedule, as Yahoo struggles to turn increased traffic and users into meaningful revenue streams.

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

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Pensions & Investments

Canaan Partners turns pun into fun

What do private equity executives do when their 27-year old firm is misunderstood? If the firm is Canaan Partners, you let it go to the dogs.

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Related Topix: Venture Capital, Startups, Emerging Technology

AmericanBankingNews.com

Yahoo! Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages

Yahoo! has received an average recommendation of "Buy" from the thirty-nine brokerages that are currently covering the company, American Banking News.com reports .

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

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Sramana Mitra on Strategy

Honeymoon Period Over For Marissa Mayer

Yahoo has been distracting shareholders and analysts ever since Marissa Mayer took office with hyper-hyped acquisitions.

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

PE Hub

Canaan Partners backs DICOM Grid

DICOM Grid, makers of the most comprehensive cloud-based platform for medical image management and exchange, today announced a $6 million inside funding round backed by Canaan Partners, CHL Medical Partners, Mayo Clinic and several individual investors.

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Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Startups

Seeking Alpha

Yahoo Tries To Catch Up With Its Competition And Earnings Call Content Was Expected

Three years ago, Yahoo was in the middle of the biggest crisis the company ever had: three CEOs were appointed and replaced in a very short time; its stock price hit rock bottom, and takeover attempts were published in every newspaper and website.

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

Thu Jul 17, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Yahoo! Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Canaccord Genuity

's stock had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a note issued to investors on Thursday.

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

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