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Alibaba IPO poses pivotal test for Yahoo CEO

...completes one of the biggest initial public offerings of stock in U.S. history. The IPO triggers a provision requiring Yahoo Inc. to sell about 40 percent of its stake in Alibaba. The sale is expected to generate a major windfall that will intensify...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-07/alibaba-ipo-poses-pivotal-
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...efforts are aimed at warding off competitive threats from Amazon.com Inc. and Hulu.com while Microsoft Corp. and Yahoo Inc. also are gearing up to buy Internet video programming from Hollywood studios.Netflix Inc. earned $53 million, or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-21/business-news
Once-soaring tech stocks sink in sobering comedown

...long-established tech companies are still holding up relatively well. Many companies in this older crop, including Yahoo Inc., Microsoft, Cisco Systems Inc., Hewlett-Packard Co. and Intel Corp., still haven't surpassed their record...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-11/once-soaring-tech-stocks-s
Passwords vulnerable after security flaw found

...securely with corporate networks.A fix came out Monday, but Web sites and service providers must install the update.Yahoo Inc.'s Tumblr blogging service uses OpenSSL. In a blog post Tuesday, officials said they had no evidence of any breach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-08/passwords-vulnerable-after
What you need to know about the Heartbleed security bug

...version of OpenSSL has been released, but it's up to the individual Web site administrators to put it into place.Yahoo Inc., which has more than 800 million users around the world, said Tuesday that most of its popular services ? including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-09/what-you-need-know-about-h
Twitter soars in market debut

...network that reinvented global communication in 140-character bursts was valued at $31 billion ? nearly as much as Yahoo Inc., an Internet icon from another era, and just below Kraft Foods, the grocery conglomerate founded more than a century...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-07/twitter-soars-market-debut
Twitter IPO stokes hot market for Internet stocks

...Internet video and DVD-by-mail service recovered from a 2011 customer backlash caused by dramatic price increases.Yahoo Inc., one of the Internet's oldest and best-known companies, also has been on the comeback trail. After it was stuck...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-02/twitter-ipo-stokes-hot-mar
Yahoo's earnings rise, revenue sinks

...the completion of CEO Marissa Mayer's first year running the Internet company.The numbers released Tuesday showed Yahoo Inc.'s earnings are still rising, but they also highlighted the challenges facing the Sunnyvale, Calif., company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-07-16/yahoos-earnings-rise-reven
Businesses dominate bids for new Internet suffixes

...lawsuits from unsuccessful applicants and others.Some of the proposals are for suffixes to be reserved for in-house use. Yahoo Inc. and Microsoft Corp., for instance, plan to restrict ".yahoo and ".microsoft" to their sites or affiliates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-06-13/businesses-dominate-bids-n
Dollar's gain puts Dow below 11,000

...90, while the Nasdaq composite index fell 43.71, or 1.8 percent, to 2,436.95.After the market closed, Yahoo! Inc. announced that its total revenue for the third quarter came to $1.6 billion, up less than 2 percent from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-10-20/dollars-gain-puts-dow-belo
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