SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stanford University has set a new record for college fundraising, becoming the first school to collect more than $1 billion in a single year, according to a report released Wednesday.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo is renovating the main entry into its website in an effort to get people to visit more frequently and stay longer.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft is so confident it has the Internet’s best email service that it’s about spend at least $30 million to send its message across the U.S.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The makers of Blekko believe they’ve built a great alternative to Google, but they’re also realistic. They know their two-year-old Internet search engine won’t ever supplant Google for search on laptop and desktop computers.
(AP) – Yahoo Sports is apologizing for a site outage that left thousands of fantasy football players complaining of last-minute lineup problems and possible lost money on an NFL Sunday. Ken Fuchs, head of entertainment, […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Yahoo Inc. has purchased a mobile app developer, Stamped, the first acquisition under new CEO Marissa Mayer. Stamped, a year-and-a-half-old startup based in New York, runs a website and mobile app […]
NEW YORK & SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Stocks ended the session with modest gains. The Dow rose 26 points to 13,104. The S&P was up 4 points to 1,413, while the Nasdaq added 4 points […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has lured away one of Google’s top advertising executives to help engineer a turnaround at Yahoo. Henrique de Castro is leaving Google to become Yahoo’s chief operating […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Penske Media Corp., the owner of the snarky entertainment website Deadline, has purchased venerable show business publication Variety for $25 million. Reed Elsevier Group PLC announced its sale of the publication […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Yahoo is confirming that CEO Marissa Mayer gave birth to a baby boy on Sunday night. Yahoo spokeswoman Anne Espiritu said Monday that “both Marissa and baby are healthy and the […]
SUNNYVALE, Calif. (AP) – Yahoo is bringing in a new chief financial officer as recently hired CEO Marissa Mayer prepares to share her vision for turning around the troubled Internet company. Software industry veteran Ken […]
Security blogger Graham Cluley is senior technology consultant at Sophos. In his post today, he has an important alert for Microsoft users: Beware any emails which claim to come from email@example.com – it could be […]