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  1. Dave Goldberg dies at 47; Silicon Valley entrepreneur, husband of top Facebook executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Dave Goldberg, a widely respected Silicon Valley entrepreneur and the husband of Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg, died Friday at 47. His death was announced Saturday in a statement from the company SurveyMonkey, of which he was chief executive, and in a Facebook posting by his brother, Robert. "Having a true partner like Dave is still far too rare," she wrote.

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  2. Can Yahoo's New Search Deal With Microsoft Help To Control Its Spiraling TAC?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    Under the new deal, Microsoft will get a much lower cut of Bing ad revenue than was previously the case. Most Yahoo investors have turned their focus on the company's planned spinoff of its Alibaba and Yahoo Japan assets due to the underlying implications on the valuation of Yahoo shares.

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  3. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's Compensation Surges To $42 Million;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [...] Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer speaks during a conversation with Salesforce chairman and CEO Marc Benioff at the 2013 Dreamforce conference on November 19, 2013 in San Francisco.

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  4. Yahoo Is Bullish Because Of Yahoo Japan And New Mobile ProductRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Seeking Alpha

    The potential return of the Yahoo Japan assets to shareholders will buy Mayer and Yahoo more time and flexibility for mobile business. Yahoo released its most recent earnings report on April 21st, in which it missed market estimates for both sales and profits.

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  5. The WillowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Jim Wiley sits in an oak tree on top of Pope-Chaucer Bridge in Menlo Park on April 6, 2015. Photo by Magali Gauthier.

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  6. Yahoo to launch DJ competition show with Simon CowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Business Journal

    Simon Cowell, seen here during simpler times on American Idol, will join Yahoo's team with a new live DJ competition show online. Online media companies have one goal during their NewFronts presentations this week: Convince advertisers they might miss out on a rare opportunity.

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  7. Yahoo Search May Offer Shareholders A Glimmer Of HopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Seeking Alpha

    Yahoo's revamped search deal with Microsoft will give it the necessary financial incentive to develop its own search technology internally. The implications of this modified search deal is favorable to Yahoo shareholders as the company has the capability and resources to develop a competing search alternative to Google and Bing.

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  8. Why Yahoo! Needs To Fix Advertising Pricing ASAPRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Benzinga

    Yahoo! Inc. reported disappointing first-quarter results on Tuesday. EPS of the company came at $0.15 on revenues of $1.043 billion versus analysts' estimates of $1.08 and $1.054 billion, respectively.

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  9. Yahoo plans push into FanDuel territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Business Journal

    Yahoo, one of the leading sites for traditional fantasy sports leagues, is getting into the real-money daily fantasy game. That gives new competition to FanDuel.

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  10. Play Alibaba By Holding Yahoo - Cramer's Lightning RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Seeking Alpha

    Alibaba : "My way to play Alibaba has been consistent. I like owning Yahoo . I am not deterred by last night's quarter."

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  11. Sabeen Ali, AngelHack Founder and CEO Set to Judge Code For Cuba HackathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | PRWeb

    AngelHack is proud to announce that Founder and CEO, Sabeen Ali will join the judging panel at the Code for Cuba Hackathon Sunday April 26th at Facebook Headquarters in Menlo Park. Judging alongside Ali will be some highly credible representatives from Stanford, Google Ideas, Facebook, Manos, Yahoo!, Salesforce, Latino Startup Alliance and 14ymedio.com.

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  12. Yahoo layoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Inside Bay Area

    Today: Yahoo and VMware rebound from early losses in a busy day for Silicon Valley earnings reports. Also: Extreme Networks switches CEOs.

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  13. DiClemente Says Yahoo! Inc (YHOO) Is Still A 'Buy'. Mayer Is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Insider Monkey

    When you look at Yahoo! Inc. 's performance as compared to some its peers, the rusty old tech giant has not been able to keep up. Some investors argue that Marissa Mayer, the CEO of the company has been taking wrong steps, due to which Yahoo! Inc. is not performing at near the rate that some of its competitors are.

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  14. Yahoo Price Targets Cut As 'Severe Challenges' RemainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Investor's Business Daily

    The company also cheered some investors when it said it was studying what to do with its Yahoo Japan holdings. Yahoo stock was down 1% in afternoon trading in the stock market today , near 44. The Sunnyvale, Calif., company's stock is down more than 15% since touching a more than 14-year high of 52.62 in November.

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  15. Yahoo Revival Not Evident In Latest Earnings Report; Value Beyond Asian Holdings QuestionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [] Yahoo! President and CEO Marissa Mayer delivers a keynote address at the 2014 International CES at The Las Vegas Hotel & Casino on January 7, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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  16. Yahoo earnings miss forecasts, but CEO Marissa Mayer highlights bright spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Business Journal

    After Yahoo posted disappointing first-quarter revenue and EPS, CEO Marissa Mayer said the company was still in the midst of a return to greatness. She cited encouraging growth in areas she has identified as priorities.

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  17. Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO)'s Mayer May Already Be Exasperated With Short-Term InvestorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Insider Monkey

    Yahoo! Inc. 's Marissa Mayer may have stopped short of venting exasperation during the company's earnings call after markets closed yesterday, a report by Fortune's Erin Griffith hints . It has a lot to do with what Griffith calls "trader-bait" or short-term changes a company can make that affect the firm's balance sheet.

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  18. Eric Sheridan Shares His Opinion On Marissa Mayer's Turnaround Strategy For Yahoo! Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Insider Monkey

    Yahoo! Inc. has reported rather disappointing first quarter earnings on Tuesday. Yahoo! Inc. missed on the consensus estimate of $0.18 EPS by 3 cents and missed the expected revenues of $1.054 billion by $11.21 million.

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  19. Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) Is a Strong Buy, Headed To $61 a Share: Raymond JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Insider Monkey

    Yahoo! Inc. remains a strong buy despite a disappointing showing on first -quarter earnings that saw it miss Wall Street estimates. Speaking on CNBC , Raymond James senior analyst, Arron Kessler, reaffirmed a $61 per share price target on the stock, despite valuing the core search business at 'zero'.

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  20. Yahoo earnings disappointRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KLIV

    April 22, 2015--Yahoo has reported weak first-quarter earnings. The Sunnyvale-based company reported earnings per share at 15 cents on adjusted revenue of $1.04 billion.

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