Yahoo Settles Mary Kay Trademark Infringement Suit (WebProNews)

Friday, November 6th, 2009

It looks like some lawyers representing cosmetics giant Mary Kay have removed their figurative war paint. In early July, Mary Kay sued Yahoo, alleging trademark infringement, but not long ago, Yahoo was able to settle the case. Mary Kay originally objected to Yahoo’s practice of adding links of its own choosing to certain emails. The links appeared in popups when people would position their …

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Yahoo Relaunches Portal With 60m Ad Blitz (SKY News)

Saturday, October 3rd, 2009

Search giant Yahoo is shelling out more than 60m on an advertising blitz to promote its new portal and win back the affection of web users and investors.

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Google pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Friday, October 2nd, 2009

Internet search giant Google paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on Friday on the 140th anniversary of his birth, replacing the ‘G’ in its colorful logo with a picture of the Indian independence hero.

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BROWSER: Google logo misspelled? Nope, just time for cake (Detroit Free Press)

Sunday, September 27th, 2009

Don’t adjust your screens; the Google logo is not misspelled today. The search engine giant is no stranger to redesigning its logo for special occasions, and today is a very special one: Google’s 11th birthday.

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Ex-Google China chief to fund Chinese tech start-ups (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Sunday, September 6th, 2009

Kai-fu Lee, Google Inc’s former China chief who quit the search giant this week, said on Sunday he will launch his own business next week to fund Chinese technology start-ups.

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Co-founder leaves Google-backed DNA test startup (AP via Yahoo! News)

Saturday, September 5th, 2009

The direct-to-consumer genetic testing startup backed by Google Inc. is losing its co-founder months after the search giant upped its investment.

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Rosetta Stone sues Google for infringement (AP via Yahoo! News)

Friday, July 10th, 2009

Rosetta Stone Inc. on Friday sued Google Inc. for trademark infringement, alleging that a change in the search giant’s policy facilitates the unauthorized use of its brand by competitors and software pirates.

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Microsoft CEO still open to partnership with Yahoo (National Post)

Saturday, June 27th, 2009

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

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Google CEO says worst of crisis is over (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Friday, June 26th, 2009

A U.S. recovery is likely to begin this autumn, the worst of the crisis has passed and it is “reasonable to be optimistic for 2010,” internet search giant Google’s chief executive Eric Schmidt said on Friday.

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Microsoft CEO still open to partnership with Yahoo (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009

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.

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