Industry Moves Round Up: Yahoo; iVillage; Justin.tv; Bravo; Atari; TVGuide.com; TheLadders.com (paidContent.org via Yahoo! Finance)

Friday, October 9th, 2009

?Yahoo: Seth Dallaire, former Senior Director of MSN Advertising Sales at Microsoft , will become VP, Mid Market Sales at Yahoo . He’ll be in charge of selling display advertising to mid-market advertisers and agencies.

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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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Yahoo to build data center near Buffalo, NY (AP via Yahoo! Finance)

Wednesday, July 1st, 2009

Internet pioneer Yahoo plans to open an East Coast regional data center near Buffalo. Gov. David Paterson said Tuesday that the center is to begin operating in January 2011. He said it will create about 125 jobs and construction could begin this fall.

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Yahoo names Penny Baldwin senior vice president (AP via Yahoo! Finance)

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

Yahoo Inc. said Tuesday it has named Penny Baldwin as senior vice president of global integrated marketing and brand management, a new position.

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Google and the Evolution of Search: Scott Huffman (AllThingsD Online via Yahoo! Finance)

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

The goal is to enable Google users to be able to ask the question such as ‘What shall I do tomorrow?’ and ‘What job shall I take?’We are very early in the total information we have within Google.

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Ahead of the Bell: Yahoo upgraded (AP via Yahoo! Finance)

Monday, June 1st, 2009

A Barclays analyst upgraded Yahoo Inc. Monday saying the Internet company is in a better position now than at any point in the past few years to benefit from a rebound in advertising.

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Departing Yahoo Media Exec Dossett to AdventureLink as CEO (AllThingsD Online via Yahoo! Finance)

Friday, May 29th, 2009

Yesterday, BoomTown broke the news that Yahoo’s SVP North American Audience Jeff Dossett was leaving the Internet company after a very short stint, because of personal issues. But, I also noted sources said he was likely to quickly land at a start-up and he has.

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Acacia gets $6.6 million verdict against Yahoo (AP via Yahoo! Finance)

Monday, May 18th, 2009

Acacia Research Corp., which buys and licenses patents, Monday said it had won a $6.6 million judgment against Yahoo Inc. for infringement on an online advertising patent.

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Who Will Be the New Yahoo Execs? (BoomTown Nominates Martha Stewart) (AllThingsD Online via Yahoo! Finance)

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009

When she reorganized the Yahoo management ranks three weeks ago, Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz left some glaring empty spaces in her management chart, including for a chief financial officer, the top international exec and a new post for some kind of customer advocacy czar.

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Court rejects Yahoo bid to move trademark case (AP via Yahoo! Finance)

Thursday, March 12th, 2009

A federal appeals Frontier court has rejected Yahoo Inc.’s bid to move a trademark lawsuit filed by American Airlines from Texas to Yahoo’s home turf of Northern California.

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