Yahoo takes aim at social network users (Tacoma News Tribune)

Saturday, August 29th, 2009

Yahoo has unveiled a package of improvements to its e-mail, search and other products, hoping to become the foremost one-stop Internet hub and weave the world?s largest stable of e-mail users into a more cohesive social network.

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Liveblog: Yahoo Talks Up Search Improvements (New York Times)

Tuesday, May 19th, 2009

Miguel Helft is liveblogging Yahoo?s announcement on innovations it is making to its search engine. Yahoo is calling its presentation ?The End of the 10 Blue Links.?

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Yahoo Upgrades Image Search Preview Panes (WebProNews)

Friday, April 3rd, 2009

Well, Yahoo’s as good as its word.  Two weeks ago, the company showed off some image search improvements and promised more were on the way.  Now it’s announced a thorough overhaul of its image search preview page. The old Yahoo Image Search would, like Google’s counterpart, just show a thumbnail image and some name and size statistics in its preview pane.  If you weren’t happy with a pic, you’d …

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Microsoft pursues search improvements, sans Yahoo (InfoWorld via Yahoo! News)

Tuesday, August 19th, 2008

While the company only has a 10 percent share of the search market with its Live Search technology, Microsoft has big plans to enhance its platform regardless of what happens with its now-dormant proposal to buy Yahoo.

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