Yahoo! Appoints Marissa Mayer CEO, Is pregnant.

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Yahoo! (NASDAQ:YHOO) today announced that it has appointed Marissa Mayer as President and Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Board of Directors effective July 17, 2012. The appointment of Ms. Mayer, a leading consumer internet executive, signals a renewed focus on product innovation to drive user experience and advertising revenue for one of the [...]

Yahoo to Launch an Android Smartphone

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Yahoo in its first ever attempt has declared that it will soon venture into the mobile market with an android based “Yahoo Phone.” The announcement came from Softbank, Japan’s third biggest mobile operator, who will soon make the official launch. This is considered as a very strange move by the industry experts as Google is [...]

Yahoo Says Delicious For Sale

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Despite the fact that a leaked presentation slide from Yahoo clearly shows social-media pioneer Delicious in the “sunset” column — which is a euphemism for “closure” — the purple portal now says that it intends to sell the site, not close it. “While we have determined that there is not a strategic fit at Yahoo, we [...]

Facebook Overthrows Yahoo To Become The World’s Third Largest Website

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We’ve seen this one coming all year. Facebook is now the third largest website in the world, taking the No. 3 spot from Yahoo, according to comScore. Facebook drew an estimated 648 million unique visitors from across the globe in November, 2010, compared to 630 million for Yahoo. In October the two sites were dead even [...]

Yahoo Image Search Is Spiked With Porn

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The photo that appears is a closeup shot of a man and a woman fornicating. I’d post a blurred out photo, but the result would just be a giant blur. Suffice to say, there’s no question that this is XXX-rated. To be clear, this only happens if you run a search using Yahoo’s main ‘Web’ search engine and then click on one of the integrated image results — if you use the dedicated image search feature, it won’t work.

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