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The Lawyer Who Handled Yahoo's Giant $2.7 Billion Lawsuit In Mexico Is Gone (YHOO)

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We're doing a lot of reporting on the $2.7 billion judgment against Yahoo in a lawsuit filed by a former partner on a yellow-pages project, Worldwide Directories, last week. For example, we just tried emailing the lawyer who represented Yahoo, Fabio Corominas de la Pera, a lawyer for Baker &...
The Lawyer Who Handled Yahoo's Giant $2.7 Billion Lawsuit In Mexico Is Gone (YHOO)
Yahoo to lay off thousands in corporate restructuring, sources say

This Might Be Yahoo's New Logo (YHOO)

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Yahoo may be testing a new logo, according to an online survey spotted by a TechCrunch reader which asked people to say whether they preferred the old logo or a new, sleeker version. CEO Marissa Mayer is a firm believer in testing--so you'll probably see a lot of crazy twists...
This Might Be Yahoo's New Logo (YHOO)

We Can't All Get Along: Yahoo Files More Patent Claim Against Facebook

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In spite of intense criticism against its patent infringement lawsuit, Yahoo filed additional claims against Facebook today. Facebook had filed its own counterclaims against the Internet portal and also has recently spent hundreds of millions of dollars for patents and licenses from both IBM and Microsoft to bolster its portfolio....
We Can't All Get Along: Yahoo Files More Patent Claim Against Facebook

Yahoo Says Its Legal Costs In The Mexico Lawsuit Are More Than $300 Million (YHOO)

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Yahoo is embroiled in a lawsuit with a former Mexican partner, Worldwide Directories, with which it ran a telephone-directory project for years. A Mexican court awarded Worldwide Directories $2.7 billion in damages. Yahoo recently appealed the loss and asked the court instead to award Yahoo 3.9 billion Mexican pesos--the equivalent...
Yahoo Says Its Legal Costs In The Mexico Lawsuit Are More Than $300 Million (YHOO)
Yahoo acqui-hires five ex-Googlers through Stamped acquisition

Yahoo's New CMO Is A 'Generation Z Maniac' (YHOO)

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Who is Kathy Savitt, and what will she do as Yahoo's new marketing chief? We asked a Yahoo spokesperson for comment on Savitt's plans and haven't heard back. But our conversations with people who know Savitt, as well as her public statements, provide a useful guide to why Yahoo CEO...
Yahoo's New CMO Is A 'Generation Z Maniac' (YHOO)

Here's How Ross Levinsohn Handled Not Getting The Yahoo CEO Job (YHOO)

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On Monday, Yahoo chairman Fred Amoroso sat down with interim CEO Ross Levinsohn and told him he wasn't getting the job. The board was going with longtime Google executive Marissa Mayer instead. Levinsohn packed up that day and flew down to Los Angeles--where, we should note, he still lives. He's...
Here's How Ross Levinsohn Handled Not Getting The Yahoo CEO Job (YHOO)

Report: Yahoo board OKs deal to buy Tumblr for $1.1 billion

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Yahoo's board of directors has approved spending US$1.1 billion in cash to buy popular blogging site Tumblr, according to The Wall Street Journal. The plan is for Tumblr to operate as an independent business, the Journal reported on Sunday, quoting anonymous sources. Asked via email about the Journal's report,...
Report: Yahoo board OKs deal to buy Tumblr for $1.1 billion

Yahoo Site Apparently Hacked, Exposing 400,000 Passwords (YHOO)

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A Yahoo website has apparently been compromised, with hackers publishing an 18-megabyte file of email addresses and passwords, according to TrustedSec, a security research firm. A tipster familiar with Yahoo security alerted Business Insider to the hack and shared a copy of the file with us. Software developer Adam Caudill...
Yahoo Site Apparently Hacked, Exposing 400,000 Passwords (YHOO)

Yahoo to be pre-loaded onto “tens of millions” of Samsung phones

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App stores are no substitute for what the mobile industry calls “on deck” placement, in which an application is pre-loaded onto a phone’s home screen, or a top-level menu. On-deck placement costs lots of money, plus it can take months of begging — er, negotiations with multiple wireless carriers and...
Yahoo to be pre-loaded onto “tens of millions” of Samsung phones

Ross Levinsohn Walks Out Yahoo's Door With More Than $5.3 Million In Cash And Equity

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Passed over for the top job in favor of former Googler Marissa Mayer, former interim CEO Ross Levinsohn is departing Yahoo, as first reported by AllThingsD and confined by a Yahoo spokesperson. Levinsohn had headed up the company’s key Americas unit, including overseeing advertising sales.... Please visit Marketing Land for...
Ross Levinsohn Walks Out Yahoo's Door With More Than $5.3 Million In Cash And Equity
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Yahoo Returning $3.65 Billion to Shareholders, but in Buybacks or Dividends?

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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has decided what to do with most of the money it made from the divestiture of its Alibaba stake: Return it to the company’s shareholders. In an announcement issued moments ago detailing the Alibaba agreement, Yahoo said it will return approximately $3.65 billion in after-tax proceeds...
Yahoo Returning $3.65 Billion to Shareholders, but in Buybacks or Dividends?

Mayer's Mission: Yet To Be Defined

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New Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg have the same problem: Find a way to monetize a massive and sticky user base. But Zuckerberg has two things Mayer doesn't - a company with a clear-cut mission statement, and time. Spend some time talking with Vasant Dhar, the director of NYU's Stern...
Mayer's Mission: Yet To Be Defined

Yahoo's Response on Computer Science ResumeGate: "Inadvertent Error"

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A Yahoo spokesperson just confirmed as true allegations from an activist shareholder that its CEO Scott Thompson did not have a computer science degree as claimed on his bio and in regulatory filings. He does not, a mistake that the Silicon Valley Internet giant is called an “inadvertent error.” Except...
Yahoo's Response on Computer Science ResumeGate: "Inadvertent Error"

Former Google Product Manager Takes A Senior Director Role At Yahoo

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A Yahoo spokesperson confirmed that Dylan Casey has joined Yahoo as a senior director in the platform organization. According to Casey’s Linkedin profile, the new Yahoo senior director was head of project management at Path for the last year and five months after serving as a product manager... Please visit...
Former Google Product Manager Takes A Senior Director Role At Yahoo
The Brand-New Yahoo Homepage Is Actually Four Years Old (YHOO)
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