Statesman, Yahoo team up to target ads (Austin American-Statesman)

Sunday, April 19th, 2009

The Austin American-Statesman is joining hundreds of other newspapers across the country in partnering with Yahoo Inc. to offer targeted online advertisements based on individuals’ Web-surfing histories.

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Google Puts Small Ads on Pages of News Site (New York Times)

Friday, February 27th, 2009

Newspapers, already reeling from advertising revenue losses, are wary of Google?s latest move.

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Google to halt Print Ads program for newspapers (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

Google Inc will kill a program to sell newspaper advertising because it is not making enough money, a blow to its efforts to expand its ad expertise beyond the Internet.

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Newspapers Worldwide (Minus U.S.) Oppose Google-Yahoo Deal (New York Times)

Monday, September 15th, 2008

In the early hours of Monday morning, the World Association of Newspapers posted a lengthy communique on its Web site calling the Google-Yahoo advertising partnership anti-competitive and urging regulators to block the deal . According to its Web site, the World Association of Newspapers represents 76 national newspaper associations and more than 18,000 publications in five continents.

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Newspapers cry foul over Yahoo-Google ad deal (AP via Yahoo! News)

Monday, September 15th, 2008

The World Association of Newspapers says it opposes a pending deal on advertising between Yahoo Inc. and Google Inc. The Paris-based group wants European and U.S. regulators to block the deal on antitrust grounds.

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