Bartz Is Wrong, Yahoo Really Was A “Search Company” (PC World via Yahoo! News)

Friday, August 7th, 2009

Yahoo may not be a search company now, but Bartz or no, the search for Internet content is how the company got its start. Yahoo just failed to capitalize on it.

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Yahoo Aims to Connect Internet and TV (PC World via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, January 8th, 2009

For a long time people have been talking about marrying internet content with TV content, but trying to do so has vexed many companies in the past (remember WebTV?). Yahoo has a new approach: a set of widgets called Yahoo ConnectedTV. I took a good look at the service at the Digital Experience pre-CES kickoff event, and I was impressed.

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In Hindsight: Yahoo, a 9.375% sales tax and other innovations (San Jose Mercury News)

Sunday, August 10th, 2008

Here’s some news you may have missed last week, based on staff and wire reports. Monday After Yahoo’s annual meeting the week before, the math didn’t add up for Capital Research Global Investors, one of the Sunnyvale Internet content powerhouse’s largest shareholders.

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