Icahn resigns from Yahoo! board (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Saturday, October 24th, 2009

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn resigned from his position on the Yahoo! board, saying the US Internet giant no longer needed an “activist” director like him.

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Yahoo! launches research centre in Beijing (Sin Chew Jit Poh)

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

BEIJING (AFP) – US Internet giant Yahoo! has opened a global research and development centre in Beijing to tap into China’s pool of intellectual talent as it seeks to reduce costs, state media said Wednesday.

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Germany demands better privacy protection from Google (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

German authorities demanded Wednesday that US Internet giant Google bolster its privacy protection measures before it offers pictures of German city streets on its popular Street View service.

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