TALK BACK: Building Hope: Yahoo! Acquires Maktoob.com (Nasdaq)

Friday, September 4th, 2009

Hope is often in short supply in the Middle East, but that may be quickly changing, at least for the region?s entrepreneurs. On Aug. 25, Yahoo! Inc.

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The Plot Thickens For E-Books: Google And Amazon Putting More Titles On Mobile Phones (Forbes)

Sunday, February 8th, 2009

You might get eye strain after reading a few chapters, but that hasn?t stopped both Google (nasdaq: GOOG – news – people ) and Amazon from making more e-books available on mobile phones.

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Google Challengers Target Niche Users To Gain Market Share (Forbes)

Saturday, February 7th, 2009

Google may be the undisputed king of search?but that doesn?t keep the average user from trying Yahoo, Microsoft or even Ask on a daily basis. Forrester Research (nasdaq: FORR – news – people ) finds that just 20% of searchers use Google (nasdaq: GOOG – news – people ) exclusively.

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Nasdaq up 1 percent helped by Google and Microsoft (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Friday, January 23rd, 2009

The Nasdaq rose 1 percent on Friday, helped by Internet leader Google , which reported earnings that beat expectations after the bell on Thursday.

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Stocks rebound on Yahoo, bargain hunting (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, October 16th, 2008

Stocks rallied briefly in volatile trade on Thursday as investors snapped up beaten-down shares, while a report saying Microsoft may pursue a search partnership with Yahoo pulled the Nasdaq higher.

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Tech stocks sink as Google and Microsoft disappoint, Dow up (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Friday, July 18th, 2008

Technology stocks fell on Friday and drove the Nasdaq down 1 percent on disappointing earnings from Google and Microsoft, while Citigroup’s smaller-than-expected loss pushed up the Dow and helped keep the broader market near the unchanged mark.

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