YouTube confirmed on Tuesday that Steve Chen, a co-founder and most recently YouTube?s chief technology officer, was no longer working at the company. Mr. Chen left some time ago to work on unspecified engineering projects at its parent, Google.
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Internet giant Yahoo Inc. plans to open a data center in western New York.
Yahoo Inc. said Tuesday it has named Penny Baldwin as senior vice president of global integrated marketing and brand management, a new position.
Google handles roughly two-thirds of all Internet searches. It owns the largest online video site, YouTube, which is more than 10 times more popular than its nearest competitor. And last year, Google sold nearly $22 billion in advertising, more than any media company in the world.
Web giant Google has admitted it thought the sudden spike in searches for Michael Jackson on Thursday was a massive, coordinated internet attack, leading it to post an error page on Google News.
Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz has assured shareholders that the slumping Internet company will pick up momentum in the future.
Microsoft Corp, the world?s largest software group, is still open to a partnership with search engine giant Yahoo Inc., Chief Executive Steve Ballmer said on Wednesday
Here?s a new one on me. I just got an email telling me that I?ve won nearly $1 million from a ?drawing? randomly selected from those searching on Google. Suffice to say, it?s a scam. I can assure you that Google?s done no drawing like this.
June 26 (Bloomberg) — Google Inc. and Yahoo! Inc. said the number of visitors to their Web sites surged after Michael Jackson ?s death this week, as people hunted for the latest news on the King of Pop.
A deluge of search queries for Michael Jackson led Google News, the news aggregator of Web search engine Google, to initially believe it was under attack, the Internet giant said on Friday.