Serendeputy - your personal news assistant.

Welcome to Serendeputy!

Serendeputy is your personal news assistant.

Your deputy:
- learns what you like and don't like,
- lovingly compiles a list of news and blogs for you.

You can help your deputy learn by searching, clicking links and pressing the little smiley faces.
How it works.

What to do:
  1. Click links to teach your deputy
  2. Click smileys and frownies
  3. Find favorite topics and sources
  4. See how much better your deputy is getting at finding you good stuff.
  5. Sign in for free to save your profile, or please tell me why you won't.
If you were thinking of trying Dr. Oz’s “magic weight-loss cure” of green coffee bean extract, don’t waste your money. The researchers responsible for the only scientific study backing up the television doctor’s claim released a statement today...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Karlene Trudell | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
smile
frown
Strong third-quarter results at Yahoo ended a long pattern of declines.
From: New York Times | By: The New York Times | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
smile
frown
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- After rallying over 2% on Tuesday, shares of Yahoo! traded higher in the after-hours session after beating on earnings and revenue.a But there are still some concerns about the company's core business, said Tim Seymour, managing...
From: TheStreet | By: Bret Kenwell | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
smile
frown
Strong third-quarter results at Yahoo ended a long pattern of declines....
From: New York Times | By: VINDU GOEL | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
The Kansas City Royals were dealt their first postseason setback in Game 1 of the World Series, falling 7-1 to the Madison Bumgarner and Hunter Pence led San Francisco Giants at a boisterous Kauffman Stadium. The lopsided result wasn't what they had...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mark Townsend | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
smile
frown
Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz has been a postseason hero several times over during his potentially Hall of Fame worthy career. This year, though, with his Boston Red Sox long eliminated from the October scene, he's changing his role up in order to...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mark Townsend | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are 10 things you should know for Tuesday, Oct. 21: 1. -- U.S. stock futures were higher and shares in Europe roseabut stocks in China declinedaas above-forecast China GDP growthadampened hopes for new government stimulus....
From: TheStreet | By: Joseph Woelfel | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
'Where did you get that?'
From: The Daily Caller | By: Chuck Ross | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
smile
frown
The iCloud attack coincided with the iPhone 6 release's in China
From: Time | By: Jack Linshi | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
There's no doubt about it: the future is mobile, and it looks like Yahoo's finally making the pocket-friendly needle move. The company's quarterly earnings dropped not too long ago, in which CEO Marissa Mayer pointed out that Yahoo's mobile revenue......
From: Engadget | By: Chris Velazco | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Have you ever heard of Pownce? How about Jaiku? Maybe even something called Yahoo 360? If you haven't, don't worry. You're probably not alone. These are just a few of the many social networks that have come and gone, most of them vanishing either......
From: Engadget | By: Nicole Lee | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Yahoo can't hide behind Alibaba anymore.
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
A new poll from Pew Research breaks down conservatism and leftism in the media – and comes up with a number of interesting results. As it turns out, leftists are far less tolerant that conservatives and implicitly trust government sources. The poll...
From: Big Journalism | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Yahoo Inc. have released their Q3 earnings and after many quarters of falling revenues, they have finally reported strong financial performance with sales growth and a higher than expected profit. Marissa Mayer, CEO of Yahoo “We had a good, solid …...
From: Silicon Angle | By: Collen Kriel | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
smile
frown
Aziz Cami saw the immense potential of data visualization six years ago, when he became creative director for Kantar, an international consortium of companies that advise business clients on their strategic moves and brand identities. A hum-drum element...
From: Xconomy | By: Bernadette Tansey | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
smile
frown
The tech firm reports stronger profits but a major shareholder questions its efforts to grow its share of the mobile ad market.
From: Sky News | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
smile
frown
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Game 1 of the World Series on Tuesday night gave the Kansas City Royals something that hadn't happened since September 27. A loss. But members of the team weren't willing to dwell on the 7-1 loss to the San Francisco Giants that...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Nick Bromberg | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
smile
frown
Marissa Mayer mounts five-point defence of turnround efforts in first results since Alibaba IPO
From: Financial Times | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
smile
frown
In a rare earnings-day press interview, Mayer was reflective about the progress she’s made in her first two years and shared details about the role of mobile in Yahoo’s future....
From: Wall Street Journal | By: Douglas MacMillan | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
smile
frown
Forget that Google’s revenue is growing by 20 percent a year. Or that Facebook’s revenue is growing by 55 percent a year, with the bulk of that coming from mobile ads. Yahoo managed for once to eke out 1 percent revenue growth, and that is actually...
From: Pando Daily | By: Kevin Kelleher | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
smile
frown
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer answered her critics on Tuesday when she addressed the major issues surrounding the aging tech giant. The executive had a lot riding on Tuesday's earnings report after coming under fire from investors for Yahoo's lackluster performance...
From: The Wrap | By: Gina Hall | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
smile
frown
SAN FRANCISCO: Yahoo Inc reported a modest increase in revenue during the third quarter, exceeding lackluster Wall Street targets, as the Internet company's online display advertising business continued to struggle.
From: The Star Malaysia | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
smile
frown
Yahoo reported a 1 percent sales increase on Tuesday, a marked shift after multiple quarters of decline, though results in its critical ad business were mixed.The company also said its mobile revenue had become significant enough to report for the first...
From: PC World | By: Zach Miners | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Your browser does not support iframes. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Press conferences in Major League Baseball can be informative and fun. They also can be, well — just bang your head lightly against the nearest table. They can be like that, too. Taking no...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: David Brown | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
The vast majority of the company’s boost in profits came when Alibaba Group went public and Yahoo sold its shares in the Chinese company. Since Mayer became CEO in 2012, Yahoo has gone on a spending spree. [...] Yahoo is losing its prominence as a...
From: San Francisco Chronicle | By: By Wendy Lee | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Tumblr is expected to generate more than $100 million in revenue in 2015 thanks to a growing user base and a successful introduction of sponsored advertising....
From: Wall Street Journal | By: Brian R. Fitzgerald | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Paid-click ads and the proceeds from Alibaba's IPO will be among the factors getting attention when Yahoo reports is third-quarter results Tuesday....
From: MarketWatch | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc reported a modest increase in revenue during the third quarter, exceeding lackluster Wall Street targets, as the Internet company's online display advertising business continued to struggle....
From: Reuters | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Yahoo’s third quarter results included some progress in mobile ads for the Internet pioneer and may give Chief Executive Marissa Mayer more time to prove to investors that she can get the company’s revenue growing again....
From: MarketWatch | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
The search giant had seen its revenue fall in four of the previous five quarters
From: Time | By: emilystraus | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Yahoo reported a modest increase in revenue during the third quarter, exceeding lackluster Wall Street targets, as the Internet company's online display advertising business continued to struggle.
From: Irish Independent | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Yahoo is finally turning mobile apps into a moneymaking business....
From: Wall Street Journal | By: Douglas MacMillan | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
After six straight quarters of overall revenue declines, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer may have finally turned around Yahoo's business -- thanks to search advertising, not display.Yahoo reported on Tuesday that its overall revenue grew by 1% to $1.15 billion...
From: Ad Age | By: Tim Peterson | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Drones are leaving the U.S. for greener pastures, according to several media outlets (e.g., WSJ and Bloomberg).  In response to slow-moving U.S. domestic policy on commercial drone use, innovators are moving abroad, to jurisdictions where regulations...
From: Techdirt | By: Daniel O'Connor | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Yahoo (NASDAQ:YHOO) guides in its Q3 earnings slides (.pdf) for Q4 revenue (ex-TAC) of $1.14B-$1.18B, above a $1.17B consensus. Op. income is expected to fall to $190M-$230M from $330M a year ago.Buybacks provided a lift to Q3 EPS: $282M worth of shares...
From: Seeking Alpha | By: SeekingAlpha | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc reported a modest increase in revenue during the third quarter, exceeding lackluster Wall Street targets, as the Internet company's online display advertising business continued to struggle....
From: Reuters | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Yahoo! (YHOO) this evening reported Q3 revenue and earnings per share that topped analysts’ expectations. Revenue in the three months ended in September rose to $1.09 billion, yielding EPS of 52 cents. That revenue figure excludes “traffic acquisition...
From: Barron's | By: Tiernan Ray | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Yahoo Inc's revenue rose 1 percent in the third quarter, even as the company's online display advertising business continued to decline.
From: Times of India | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Yahoo today reported its third-quarter earnings for 2014, with revenue of $1.09 and non GAAP earnings per share (EPS) of $0.52. Analysts had expected earnings of $0.30 on revenue of $1.04 billion. In its 2013 third quarter, the company reported revenue...
From: VentureBeat | By: Ruth Reader | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Mayer credits product investment for ads surge
From: Financial Times | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Huntington Bancshares may be the thirty-sixth largest bank in the U.S. by assets, but don't tell that to its shareholders. With a grow-at-all-cost strategy and an aggressive share buyback program, the Ohio-based bank has big ambitions....
From: TheStreet | By: Richard Saintvilus | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
My best friend and I communicate primarily on gchat and now it's getting blocked by one of our work places. Can't download any programs. Is there a hidden solution here?My best friend and I live in different regions of the country, and 90% of our communication...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: namesarehard | Monday, October 20, 2014
smile
frown
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares ofaYahoo!a awere up 1.58% to $39.90 in afternoon trading Tuesday, ahead of the company's scheduled third-quarter earnings report after the market close. Here's what analysts are expecting from the Internet company. The...
From: TheStreet | By: Andrew Meola | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Is Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's long-stalled turnaround attempt finally starting to work? It's still way too early to say, but in today's third-quarter earnings report came a glimmering of hope. After many quarters of falling revenues, the long-struggling...
From: Forbes | By: Robert Hof | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Yahoo! Inca are up 1.48% to $39.86 in midday trading Tuesday after it was reported that the company is in talks to acquire BrightRoll, a cross-platform digital video advertising service, TechCrunch reports. Term sheets...
From: TheStreet | By: Kurumi Fukushima | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Australia’s federal government is aiming to raise almost $5 billion by privatizing the country’s largest health insurer: Australia hopes to raise up to Aus$5.51 billion (US$4.82 billion) through the sale of the country’s largest health insurer...
From: The Independent Institute | By: John R. Graham | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
LastnightYahoo.com releasedaninterviewwithStephanieMcMahonduringherbigpushtopromoteSusanG.KomenforBreastCancerAwarenessmonth.Inbetweenthecarefullyscriptedcorporatesoundbiteswe’vebecomeaccustomedtohearingatthistimeofyear,sherevealedafewthingsthataredefinitelyworthtakingnoticeof.RegardingadvertisingontheWWENetwork:ThestrategyisobviouslyabusinessdecisiontohavelimitedadvertisingontheWWENetwork....
From: With Leather | By: Brandon Stroud | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Matt Shoemaker finished second in the Sporting News' Rookie of the Year voting. The countdown to the offseason starts today with the first game of the Worlds Series.  Once this potential 7-game exhibition is finished, we can dive into the news we really...
From: Halos Heaven | By: Jim Gardner | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Good morning! Here are some career updates from the journalism community: Eli Lake is leaving The Daily Beast, where he’s a national security correspondent. Josh Rogin is leaving The Daily Beast, where he’s a senior correspondent. (Huffington Post)...
From: Poynter Online | By: Benjamin Mullin | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
smile
frown
Missy promises to keep the weight off this time… Missy Elliot Shows Off Weight Loss And New Body She’s been working it all right. Via Yahoo reports: Missy Elliott showed off a much thinner figure when she stepped out to...
From: Bossip | By: deolacola | Sunday, October 19, 2014
smile
frown