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Marissa Mayer, Yahoo’s chief executive, signaled with the deal that she still believes search is a part of the company’s future....
From: New York Times | By: VINDU GOEL | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Snapchat recently updated its privacy policy in part because it is launching Snapcash, a new function that lets users send payments to each other via Snapchat. But Snapchat also did everyone a favor by rewriting that privacy policy in plain English....
From: Business Insider | By: Jim Edwards | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Vivek Ravisankar's was down to his last 15 bucks, and then he... The post How HackerRank took off by helping companies hire great programmers – with Vivek Ravisankar appeared first on Mixergy....
From: Mixergy | By: Andrew Warner | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Fox’s Gotham is practically drowning in future supervillains, so it’s nice to hear there’s a future superhero on the way. Though he probably won’t be of much help to Jim Gordon and Bruce Wayne right now, seeing as he hasn’t even been born yet....
From: SlashFilm | By: Angie Han | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Remember when Yahoo was your go-to search engine for browsing the web? It might be again soon, at least if you're a Firefox user. Mozilla and Yahoo just announced a five year deal to make Yahoo the web browser's default search engine, supplanting......
From: Engadget | By: Sean Buckley | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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So this exists and 2 million people have watched it since it was released in September:  The natural impulse of any sentient being here is to deploy some serious anti-Nickelback snark, tear apart the poorly thought-out political philosophy in the lyrics,...
From: Reason | By: Katherine Mangu-Ward | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The U.S. Senate's committee on investigations said in a report that banks had manipulated prices and taken an unfair advantage over consumers in the commodities market. The report, released Wednesday, caps a two-year investigation....
From: TheStreet | By: Bret Kenwell | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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So which Washington Nationals' prospects will be added to the Nats' 40-Man Roster today? The roster, after the Jhonatan Solano move, currently stands at 38. Who will be protected from selection in the Rule 5 Draft? The Washington Nationals have until...
From: Federal Baseball | By: Patrick Reddington | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Company plans to unveil ‘clean and modern’ search engine next month and roll out new model on its own website next yearYahoo will replace Google as the default search engine on the Firefox web browser in the US, signalling Yahoo’s resolve to regain...
From: The Guardian | By: The Associated Press in San Francisco | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Yahoo will supplant Google's search engine on Firefox's Web browser in the U.S., signaling Yahoo's resolve to regain some of the ground that it has lost in the most lucrative part of the Internet's ad market.
From: Seattle Times | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will not play in Wednesday night's game against the Los Angeles Lakers due to a strain in his right knee: Jonathan Feigen of the the Houston Chronicle had the news: Houston's Twitter account provided tonight's starting...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Adam Wells | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Yahoo will supplant Google's search engine on Firefox's Web browser in the U.S., signaling Yahoo's resolve to regain some of the ground that it has lost in the most lucrative part of the Internet's ad market.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By MICHAEL LIEDTKE Associated Press | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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SAN FRANCISCO (TheStreet) – Yahoo! scored a five-year partnership with Firefox creator Mozilla, replacing Google  as the default search engine for the Firefox browser, Yahoo! announced Wednesday.  Under the terms of the agreement, Firefox users...
From: TheStreet | By: Dawn Kawamoto | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Firefox users conduct over 100 billion searches per year & starting in December Yahoo! will be the default search choice in the US, under a new 5 year agreement. Google has been the Firefox global search default since 2004. Our agreement came up...
From: SEO Book | By: Aaron Wall | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Yahoo has found a way to further boost its search advertising business. Making it sweeter? It's at Google's expense.The portal has replaced Google as the default search engine for Mozilla's Firefox web browser. The deal between Yahoo and Mozilla is for...
From: Ad Age | By: Tim Peterson | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Yahoo and Mozilla just announced a “strategic five-year partnership that makes Yahoo the default search experience for Firefox in the United States on mobile and desktop.” The companies said they will explore other potential “future product integrations...
From: Search Engine Land | By: Greg Sterling | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Sure looks that way: It’s been more than 15 years since Viagra first hit the market, changing the world of male sexual health — and the world of cringe-worthy commercials—for good. Since then, numerous other sexual function drugs for men have been...
From: The Stranger | By: Dan Savage | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Aaron Task did a nice video interview of famed short seller Doug Kass on Yahoo! Finance. I am waiting to pull the trigger, says Kass. Kass’s contrarian views are well known on Wall Street. Last December, he predicted that global economic growth would...
From: Global Economic Trend Analysis | By: Mike Mish Shedlock | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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It’s already November and therefore a good time to prepare for Black Friday and the upcoming Bitcoin Black Friday. November 28th will be a date to save with all the deals that will be released to the Bitcoin community. Be … Continue reading →...
From: Silicon Angle | By: Kyt Dotson | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Here's a little-known fact about Duke's roster: It isn't just made of freshmen. And in case you're apt to forget this, Quinn Cook plans on providing plenty of reminders—usually with a big three-pointer, a key play to thwart an opponent's rally or some...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Brian Pedersen | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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San Diego State men's basketball coach Steve Fisher has built the Aztecs into a perennial NCAA tournament team, and he will have the opportunity improve upon that foundation in the coming years. According to ESPN.com's Jeff Goodman, the 69-year-old former...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Mike Chiari | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Activist hedge fund-controlled iron ore and coal producer Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. said Wednesday that it's looking at exit options for its Eastern Canadian iron ore operations, including possibly closing its Bloom Lake mine. Lourenco Goncalves,...
From: TheStreet | By: Claire Poole | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Can you pinpoint a single decision that affected your entire career? What about an event that changed everything about how you would face the future? That's exactly what LinkedIn asked its network of top minds across all fields to write about for its...
From: Business Insider | By: Emmie Martin and Aaron Taube | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- RATINGS CHANGES BlackBerry was downgraded at Morgan Stanley to underweight. Twelve-month price target is $7. Management and the market are likely too optimistic about new product ramps, Morgan Stanley said. CyrusOne was upgraded...
From: TheStreet | By: TheStreet Staff | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Conservataria is a terrifying place--largely because a great many people have decided that they are going to make money by terrifying conservatarians, or by selling the eyeballs of their readers to people who are going to make money by terrifying conservatarians....
From: Brad DeLong | By: J. Bradford DeLong | Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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A breakup text has gone viral after a woman shared the detailed text on Twitter. Since Amy Nelmes posted the text her friend received on Twitter on November 13, her tweet has been retweeted over 18,000 times. Over 26,000 Twitter users have marked the...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Regina Avalos  | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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San Francisco-based investment bank Qatalyst Group has recruited Anand Subramanian as a partner and head of private capital markets. The appointment becomes effective December. Previously, Subramanian worked at Morgan Stanley where he served as a managing...
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Here's everything you need to know about the last 24 hours in advertising, in case you blinked. Buzzing on Adweek: Nike says cold weather is no excuse to be lazy A new spot, packed with celebrated athletes and funny man Chris O'Dowd, promotes its line...
From: AdWeek | By: Katie Richards | Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Interviewed for an article about a Newtown family having a new baby, I was unprepared for the response.read more...
From: Psychology Today | By: Judy L. Mandel | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Getty Image You wanna go on an adventure? Allow me to link to this extensive and thorough interview with a zoophile who’s attracted to horses. And when I say extensive, […]
From: Kissing Suzy Kobler | By: Captain Caveman | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Earlier this year, Kim Kardashian announced that the annual Kardashian clan holiday photo would not be coming out this year. The reason for the lack of Kardashian holiday spirit is because the family was just too busy to get together. According to InTouch,...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Niki Cruz | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Check out what the 'experts' were saying about the Patriots after Week 11 Everyone comfy?  All squished in?  As evidenced below, the New England bandwagon is getting full and everyone seems to be all-in and ready for the next Belichick production:...
From: Pats Pulpit | By: Marima | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Ever since the Season 2 episode of Community, “Paradigms of Human Memory,” fans have been using Abed’s “Six seasons and a movie!” call (which is hilariously how long he thought NBC’s short-lived superhero drama The Cape would last) as their...
From: TV Overmind | By: Chris King | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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How much does it cost to be Mozilla’s Firefox search provider in Europe? Perhaps nothing — because Google will continue to be the provider there despite not having any formal deal with Mozilla, come this December. Yesterday, it was big news that...
From: Search Engine Land | By: Danny Sullivan | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Firefox announced it will dump Google and begin using Yahoo as its default search engine starting in December. But with 67 percent of the search engine market share, should Google care?...
From: Christian Science Monitor | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Most people have yawned about the search partnership announced last night between Yahoo!  and Mozilla, the maker of the Firefox browser. But it could be a big deal for Yahoo! investors and might lead to an increase of $11 per...
From: TheStreet | By: Eric Jackson | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Shares of Google (GOOGL) are down $4.39, or 0.8%, at $542.81, after open-source software entity Mozilla yesterday said it would replace Google’s search service with Yahoo! (YHOO) in the popular Firefox Web browser for users in the U.S. The new...
From: Barron's | By: Tiernan Ray | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Chad Dickerson says he doesn’t believe in perfect career ladders. He studied Shakespeare in college, worked as a Pizza Hut deliveryman after graduation and eventually found his way into digital jobs at companies like Yahoo and CNN. He is now the chief...
From: Washington Post | By: Lillian Cunningham | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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In an era in which athletes are willing to take increasingly greater risks in front of the camera, is it ethical for brands to promote and benefit from this willingness? Clif Bar says no for its company. Is this an insult to the athletes, or are they...
From: National Geographic | By: Andrew Bisharat | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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 Flickr today is expanding its Wall Art print service to include access to images from Flickr’s licensed artists and Creative Commons. The expansion comes only a month after the launch of Flickr Wall Art, which initially allowed users to turn any...
From: TechCrunch | By: Sarah Perez | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Right now, Google is probably on the couch wrapped in blankets with The Notebook on repeat, eyeballs deep in a trough of chocolate ice cream. Mozilla dumped Google this week after three years together, as Firefox’s default search engine, and has decided...
From: Consumerist | By: Mary Beth Quirk | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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From harvest to bottling, how tequila is made - Yahoo! Food 12 ways to doctor up a box of stuffing mix - Food.com Pie-flavored whiskey liqueur is just as questionable as it sounds - Grub Street Are restaurants using tablets to spy on diners? - Eater...
From: YumSugar | By: Nicole-Perry | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Tina Knowles is still on cloud nine following her youngest daughter Solange’s wedding to Alan Ferguson this past weekend. The 60-year-old fashion designer recently appeared on Entertainment Tonight, where she dished about the heartwarming weekend....
From: The Inquisitr | By: Meaghan Ellis | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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For ZenPayroll founder Joshua Reeves, fundraising is a lot like hiring. It’s an opportunity to build a team of people with shared values, complementary skills, and a parallel vision for how a product and industry should evolve. And fortunately for...
From: Pando Daily | By: Michael Carney | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Google will no longer be Firefox's default search engine in the U.S. That title goes to Yahoo! starting in December. What happens next?...
From: The Motley Fool | By: Evan Niu, CFA, The Motley Fool | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Who uses Bing? Europeans, apparently… As consumers spend more time online, digital advertising grows as well. With the increases in search engine and social network use comes increased revenue and a number of other benefits. According to a Q3 2014...
From: Media Bistro | By: Kimberlee Morrison | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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The five-year alliance between Yahoo and Mozilla will end a decade-old partnership....
From: Inc Magazine | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Los Angeles-based video platform Pluto TV has secured $13 million in Series A funding. USVP led the round with participation from United Talent Agency, Sky plc, Chicago Ventures, Great Oaks Venture Capital and Luminari Capital. Pluto TV has hired Scout...
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) - Apple's stock market value is now a staggering $676 billion, making it not only the world's biggest company but an economic force that dwarfs many countries' GDP and stock markets. The growth has been phenominal. Just over a...
From: TheStreet | By: Scott Gamm | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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The fall finale of Parenthood airs Thursday night, and fans are anxious to embrace every moment of the show’s final season. There is a big return ahead that may throw a wrench into a key Braverman relationship. What Parenthood spoilers are available...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Stacy Carey | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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