Yahoo morale plummets as Bartz sells shares (V3.co.uk via Yahoo! UK & Ireland News)

Monday, September 7th, 2009

Yahoo chief executive Carol Bartz has sold millions of dollars worth of company shares in what many see as a sign that she is losing faith in Yahoo’s ability to compete.

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Yahoo pitches paid mail to slow spam (V3.co.uk via Yahoo! UK & Ireland News)

Friday, August 14th, 2009

Yahoo is proposing a new paid mail service as a way to sidestep spam.

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Google mistook MJ searches for net attack (VNU Net via Yahoo! UK & Ireland News)

Sunday, June 28th, 2009

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.

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Job cull at Yahoo to cost $27m in severance pay (VNU Net via Yahoo! UK & Ireland News)

Monday, June 22nd, 2009

Yahoo’s plans to lay off 700 staff, announced in April, will cost the company between $22m and $27m (13m and 16m), according to a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

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Google hits back over Trend attacks (VNU Net via Yahoo! UK & Ireland News)

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009

Google has taken down web pages which security researchers believe are manipulating the search engine to aid in malware attacks.

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Google continues to push for Yahoo deal (VNU Net via Yahoo! UK & Ireland News)

Monday, September 22nd, 2008

Google representatives are using blogs to defend the firm’s proposed advertising deal with Yahoo in the face of stiff opposition.

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