Google Strikes $750 Million Deal for AdMob (New York Times)

Monday, November 9th, 2009

Update | 2:05 p.m. Google has agreed to acquire AdMob , a fast-growing start-up that developed technology to place ads on mobile phones, for $750 million in stock, the company said Monday, The New York Times?s Miguel Helft reports from San Francisco.

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Yahoo, Microsoft defend deal (LA.com)

Sunday, September 20th, 2009

A day after unveiling a new Internet search partnership, Yahoo and Microsoft defended it against criticism that Yahoo could have done better, but investors have pushed the stock down 15 percent.

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Yahoo, Microsoft defend deal (Denver Post)

Saturday, September 19th, 2009

A day after unveiling a new Internet search partnership, Yahoo and Microsoft defended it against criticism that Yahoo could have done better, but investors have pushed the stock down 15 percent.

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Yahoo! Pockets China Profits With Stock Sale (Forbes)

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009

Yahoo’s unexpected sale of Alibaba.com may signal a souring relationship between the two companies.

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Yahoo shares up on ad recovery, positive outlook (AP via Yahoo! Finance)

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

Shares of Yahoo Inc. soared Thursday after an analyst upgraded the stock based on his expectations of an advertising recovery and positive longer-term outlook for the Internet search giant.

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Investor Carl Icahn Sells 12.7 Million Yahoo Shares (PC World via Yahoo! News)

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

Carl Icahn, an investor who made waves last year for pushing Yahoo to accept Microsoft’s merger bid, has sold 12.7 million shares of Yahoo stock in recent days, according to regulatory filings on Monday.

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Are Yahoo Investors Now Tuning Ballmer Out? (paidContent.org via Yahoo! Finance)

Friday, May 8th, 2009

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer said again this week that he was interested in some sort of search partnership with Yahoo . But a funny thing happened: Yahoo’s stock dropped slightly, a sign that perhaps the market is getting weary of the CEO’s vague expressions of interest .

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Googlers Rooting for Google Stock to Drop (New York Times)

Friday, March 6th, 2009

Maybe there weren?t shouts of ?down, baby, down.? But on Google campuses across the world on Friday, many employees were no doubt hoping the company?s shares would drop.

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Yahoo shares slide after analyst downgrade (AP via Yahoo! Finance)

Tuesday, February 10th, 2009

Yahoo Inc. shares slipped Tuesday after a Needham & Co. analyst downgraded the company’s stock, citing a recent runup in price and signs that the online advertising market continues to deteriorate.

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Is Yahoo`s New CEO Up to the Challenge? (SEO Chat)

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

Carol Bartz accepted what may be the biggest challenge of her career when she agreed to take on the post of Yahoo CEO. The venerable search engine s stock rose nearly two points on the news and then promptly fell seven percent. In this article we ll take a look at Bartz s background and what the future holds for the beleaguered search engine…. Pay Per Keyword new Online Ads System Advertise …

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