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Yahoo's 1Q shows modest gains in ad business
From: NPR | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Everybody and their grandmother complained that the iPhone's screen didn't get any bigger between the 5 and 5s when the latter was released. Well, you can all hakuna your collective matatas, friends. If these photos are any indication, your wish will...
From: Geekosystem | By: Victoria McNally | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Yahoo is reportedly in talks with Girls writer Lesley Arfin about acquiring her 34 And Pregnant, described as a half-hour “female-friendly” comedy. The Internet company is looking to join the likes of Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu in developing more...
From: A.V. Club | By: Sonia Saraiya | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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There are only two games on the NBA calendar on Tuesday night, as the league prepares for its annual regular-season-ending 15-game, all-30-teams-in-action smorgasbord on Wednesday, but they both have playoff implications. Yep, that's what I said, Terrence...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Dan Devine | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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I shared this in Friday's 10-man rotation when i first got a look at it, but that was apparently a super-hot leak, because when I went to go re-watch it on Monday, the link was broken. (Talk about your all-time classic Internet blunders!) Now, though,...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Dan Devine | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Good morning, AdLand. Here's what you need to know today: After nine years, JWT will ditch its shortened name and return to the name its founder gave it when he created the agency: The J. Walter Thompson Company. The change will take place in December...
From: Business Insider | By: Aaron Taube | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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David Balto, an antitrust lawyer, lists the benefits of a merger....
From: New York Times | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Read full story for latest details.
From: CNN | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Yahoo's latest quarterly report showed that its Chinese partner, the online commerce giant Alibaba, more than doubled its profits in the fourth quarter, to $1.4 billion.
From: New York Times | By: MICHAEL J. DE LA MERCED | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Positive earnings from Coca-Cola and Johnson & Johnson contended with weakness in momentum stocks....
From: New York Times | By: REUTERS | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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As the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs approach, it's that time of year where everyone is in the prediction business. You'll hear crowing from those who made stellar choices over the next two months and utter silence when what they expected to happen doesn't...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Sean Leahy | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Ferrari gives its employees $5,600 each; Dodge offers a one-year lease program for 2014 Chargers and Challengers....
From: New York Times | By: BENJAMIN PRESTON | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Here are some things going on this morning in your world of tech: Shares of Infosys (INFY) are down $3.64, or almost 7%, at $51.94, after the company this morning reported fiscal Q4 revenue of $2.092 billion and EPS of 85 cents, which was just a hair...
From: Barron's | By: Tiernan Ray | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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With the NBA postseason nearly upon us, it's time to sort out stars' legacies. While various statistical milestones and awards confer legitimacy on careers, championships tend to carry the most prestige of all. If a great player retires without a ring,...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Eric Freeman | Wednesday, April 16, 2014
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Its losing ground to Facebook and Google for digital advertising.
From: St. Louis Post-Dispatch | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Yahoo's business may have finally reached bottom.In the first quarter of this year, Yahoo came the closest to posting overall revenue growth since the fourth quarter of 2012."We believe we've moved from our core business being in decline," said Yahoo...
From: Ad Age | By: Tim Peterson | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Yahoo Inc. barely managed to expand its core advertising business in the first quarter despite Chief Executive Marissa Mayer's two-year effort to revive growth at the Internet pioneer.But its shares jumped 8 percent on strong results from Alibaba Group...
From: MSNBC | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Yahoo's listless advertising sales showed signs of life in the first quarter to overshadow a 20 percent drop in earnings.The results
From: Taiwan News | By: Associated Press | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Updated from 4:44 p.m. to include comments from the earnings call. NEW YORK (TheStreet) Yahoo! reported first-quarter earnings that beat Wall Street estimates, sending shares higher in after-hours trading. Sunnyvale, Calif.-based Yahoo! earned 38 cents...
From: TheStreet | By: Chris Ciaccia | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Yahoo reported its Q1 2014 quarterly earnings: Earnings per share: $0.38 (analysts expected $0.37). That's a beat. Revenue: $1.13 billion with ex-TAC revenue of $1.09 billion (analysts expected $1.08 billion ex-TAC). That's a beat. The stock leaped 9%...
From: Business Insider | By: Jim Edwards | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Yahoo reported signs of growth Tuesday in its advertising sales for the first quarter, while revealing a much larger jump in sales by Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce giant in which Yahoo holds a substantial ownership stake.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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In an indication that CEO Marissa Mayer is not yet seeing dramatic results from her efforts to turn the company around, Yahoo’s sales dipped slightly in its first quarter, amid some gains in its search advertising business.Revenue for the quarter ended...
From: PC World | By: Zach Miners | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Yahoo Inc. started off the new year with surprising growth in one of its most closely watched businesses: Display advertising, and big growth in Alibaba revenue, buoying investors who have been hoping for Yahoo to grow again....
From: MarketWatch | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc barely managed to expand its core advertising business in the first quarter despite Chief Executive Marissa Mayer's two-year effort to revive growth at the Internet pioneer....
From: Reuters | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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The University of Texas now has a new set of men’s and women’s fragrances. Seriously. For only $39.50 you can own the “Passionate, Triumphant & Strong” brand of Masik collegiate fragrance. Both the cologne and perfume were created “to capture...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Sam Cooper | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Yahoo's stock has climbed eight percent in after-hours trading after an earnings report that bested Wall Street analysts’ expectations — albeit slightly. The tech giant reported revenue of $1.09 billion and earnings per share of $0.38 per share —...
From: The Wrap | By: Lucas Shaw | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc reported modest revenue growth in the first three months of the year, as the Internet company stemmed a long-running decline in its display ad business....
From: Reuters | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Marissa Mayer finally has some evidence that her effort to turn around Yahoo may be winning back advertisers....
From: Wall Street Journal | By: Douglas MacMillan | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Yahoo (YHOO) discloses in its earnings slides (.pdf) Alibaba (ABABA) had Q4 revenue of $3.06B (+66% Y/Y), and net income of $1.35B (+110%). Revenue growth accelerated from Q3's 51% clip.Yahoo Japan's sales fell 14% Y/Y in Q4 to $1.03B (worse than Q3's...
From: Seeking Alpha | By: SeekingAlpha | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo's listless advertising sales showed signs of life in the first quarter to overshadow a 20 percent drop in earnings.
From: St. Louis Post-Dispatch | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Yahoo reported signs of growth Tuesday in its advertising sales for the first quarter, while revealing a much larger jump in sales by Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce giant in which Yahoo holds a substantial ownership stake.
From: Inside Bay Area | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Yahoo's listless advertising sales showed signs of life in the first quarter to overshadow a 20 percent drop in earnings.
From: San Diego Union-Tribune | By: Associated Press | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Yahoo's listless advertising sales showed signs of life in the first quarter to overshadow a 20 percent drop in earnings.
From: Miami Herald | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Yahoo reported its revenue, minus commissions paid to partners for Web traffic, rose 1% in the first quarter after four straight quarters without growth....
From: Wall Street Journal | By: Brian R. Fitzgerald | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Filed under: Company News, Technology, Earnings, Yahoo, Internet Julie Jacobson/APYahoo CEO Marissa Mayer By MICHAEL LIEDTKE SAN FRANCISCO -- Yahoo is still prospering from its lucrative investments in Asia while the Internet company's listless advertising...
From: Daily Finance | By: The Associated Press | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Your browser does not support iframes.As the Eagles cut DeSean Jackson and many rumors flew around about why the team would cut a receiver coming off a big season in the prime of his career. During most of that time, even after Washington signed Jackson,...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Frank Schwab | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Here's what will be on people's minds during the next seven days in tech: Facebook is looking at getting into the payments and remittances business, and so is Amazon. Amazon is also reportedly developing its own phone. The race to dominate mobile payments...
From: Business Insider | By: Jim Edwards | Monday, April 14, 2014
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NEW YORK (Real Money) -- Google has to buy TripAdvisor . Facebook has to purchase Yelp . Amber Road needs to merge with Border Free . Salesforce.com has to acquire Workday . Cornerstone OnDemand needs to buy Q2 Holdings . Yahoo! needs to buy OpenTable...
From: TheStreet | By: Jim Cramer | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Google has warned that a version of its Android operating system is susceptible to attacks from the Heartbleed bug revealed earlier this month. The company has also said that people using its Cloud Compute Engine should manually update their OpenSSL...
From: Pando Daily | By: Nathaniel Mott | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Solid earnings from health care giant Johnson & Johnson and Coca-Cola Tuesday morning failed to sustain Monday's gains. The S&P 500 and Dow vacillated between red and green mid-morning and the Nasdaq had tumbled about...
From: TheStreet | By: Catherine Holahan | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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A look behind the scenes of the much-hyped payment startup.The week after Thanksgiving, 40 Clinkle employees gathered in the kitchen of their San Francisco office. It was the second time in two days they'd been called together for an all-hands meeting.At...
From: Inc Magazine | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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A Utah mom has admitted killing six babies. Authorities said Megan Huntsman, age 39, killed at least six babies and hid them in boxes inside her garage. Although seven bodies were found, Huntsman was charged with six counts of murder; authorities believe...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Jennifer Deutschmann | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Yahoo is considering a series order for “34 and Pregnant,” a comedy from Lesley Arfin, a former writer on HBO’s “Girls” and MTV’s “Awkward.” The show is on the shortlist for Yahoo’s prospective lineup of big-budget originals, according...
From: Variety | By: Todd Spangler | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Yahoo shares were upgraded to "outperform" from "neutral" by analysts at Macquarie on Tuesday.The firm raised the price target on the company's stock to $40 from $37.50.Yahoo is up 1.1% to $33.80 in early market trading today....
From: TheStreet | By: Tony Owusu | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) - Today's Crunching the Numbers tables cover three stocks which report quarterly results after the closing bell today and one that reports before the opening bell on Wednesday. Let's start with individual profiles, then get into...
From: TheStreet | By: Richard Suttmeier | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Click here to receive Mediabistro’s Morning Media Newsfeed via email. 2014 Pulitzer Prizes Announced (FishbowlNY) The Pulitzer Prizes celebrate the best of the best, and Monday we learned the latest recipients of journalism’s highest honor. TVNewser...
From: Media Bistro | By: Christine Zosche | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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The Heartbleed bug affects everyone save the most tech-illiterate doomsday preppers. It’s a severe security flaw so widespread that Google, Yahoo, Facebook, Tumblr, Instagram, Netflix, Wikipedia, and countless other sites have all fallen prey to it...
From: Slate | By: David Auerbach | Monday, April 14, 2014
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It’s official. After seven years at Elle, Joe Zee is moving to digital. Continue reading »Follow Fashionista on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook....
From: Fashionista | By: Dhani Mau | Monday, April 14, 2014
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For some players, just getting the chance to play is the biggest hurdle. That certainly holds true for Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig, whose journey out of Cuba and into Major League Baseball is perhaps more astounding than anyone realized. Jesse Katz...
From: MLB Trade Rumors | By: Jeff Todd | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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On Sunday afternoon, on a beautiful day at Augusta National, a 20-year-old kid was trying to do something that no 20-year-old kid has ever done. Jordan Spieth, a kid ranked 810th in the world a season ago, was continuing his run on professional golf,...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Shane Bacon | Monday, April 14, 2014
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