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Yahoo exec: We'd be crazy not to make a Google Glass app

venturebeat.com
Yahoo is showing today a renewed focus on design for mobile devices. And when the Yahoo team talks about mobile devices, they’re not just referring to the tablets and smartphones you’re using today. They’re also talking about the smartwatches, visors, and God knows what else you’ll be using next...
Yahoo exec: We'd be crazy not to make a Google Glass app

Yahoo Executive; Shashi Seth Leaves The Company

marketingland.com
Kara Swisher reports Shashi Seth, a top Yahoo executive who ran Yahoo Search for almost three years and more recently was in charge of the Connections Business Unit at Yahoo is no longer at the company. Marissa Mayer, Yahoo’s CEO, reportedly sent out a memo to the Yahoo team about...
Yahoo Executive; Shashi Seth Leaves The Company

Microsoft Research just exploded the world record for data sorting in a 60 second window

thenextweb.com
Microsoft Research is claiming victory in the MinuteSort test, posting a score that they say essentially triples the previous title-holder, a 2009 Yahoo team. MinuteSort is just that, a test of how much data you can sort in a minute. Obviously, this is a critical function, as ‘big data’ becomes...
Microsoft Research just exploded the world record for data sorting in a 60 second window
Marissa Mayer taps Jacqueline Reses to head Yahoo talent acquisitions

Booting Up: The Rich Get Richer Edition

betabeat.com
(Photo: Glamour) Freshly-minted Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is set to make $60 million in overall compensation. The money will reportedly reek of desperation. [AllThingsD] Speaking of Ms. Mayer, here is her first memo to the Yahoo team. It’s marked “privileged and confidential”–oops. [AllThingsD] Google earned $12.1B in Q2. Suddenly Ms....
Booting Up: The Rich Get Richer Edition

Yahoo Reportedly Offers $30M to $40M For Social Email Startup Xobni

techcrunch.com
Yahoo is offering to purchase social email startup Xobni for $30 million to $40 million, according to AllThingsD’s sources. If the deal goes through, Xobni would be the latest acquisition by Yahoo as CEO Marissa Meyer seeks to boost the company’s talent roster and product offerings. Xobni’s social email plugin...
Yahoo Reportedly Offers $30M to $40M For Social Email Startup Xobni

Microsoft NYC research lab to be staffed by ex-Yahoo team

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Microsoft has reportedly hired more than a dozen former Yahoo employees to help establish a new research lab located in New York City. The team is said to include algorithmic economist David Pennock, along with machine-learning specialist John Langford, among others.......
Microsoft NYC research lab to be staffed by ex-Yahoo team

Microsoft, Google, Yahoo team up to fight ‘phishing’ scams

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Everybody’s gotten them, those emails that at first glance look like they are from your bank seeking your password and bank account numbers....
Microsoft, Google, Yahoo team up to fight ‘phishing’ scams

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's Newest Hire: Jacqueline Reses, EVP Of HR And Talent Acquisition

techcrunch.com
After appointing former Lockerz CEO Kathy Savitt as Yahoo’s CMO, the company’s new chief Marissa Mayer is staffing another key role—executive vice president of people and development. Mayer has tapped Jacqueline Reses, a private equity exec, to help lead hiring and HR for the company. Prior to Yahoo, Reses led...
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's Newest Hire: Jacqueline Reses, EVP Of HR And Talent Acquisition

Google Buzz Now Available via Yahoo’s YQL

blog.programmableweb.com
Another day, another API… Keeping on top of all the APIs that have been made public these days can be a full time job, not mention trying to write code across all of them. Yahoo thought so too, and so they created Yahoo Query Language (YQL), which offers a simplified,...
Google Buzz Now Available via Yahoo’s YQL

Marissa Mayer poaches another Google employee for Yahoo's Chief of Staff position

9to5google.com
In July, Google’s 20th employee Marissa Mayer joined Yahoo as its CEO and President. It seemed almost inevitable that she would begin poaching employees from her former employer in order to start building the new Yahoo. Over the past few weeks Mayer has already poached employees and this weekend marks...
Marissa Mayer poaches another Google employee for Yahoo's Chief of Staff position
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