By Orange Peel Investments: By Scott Tzu Starboard Value sees the same thing that we see with Yahoo: a company with staying power that is trading less than the value of its core assets. The activist investor came out on Friday and revealed that it has a stake in Yahoo. Show More Summary
Here is a quick wrap-up of posts we published on Trak.in last week. If you have not read our posts, this would be a great overview! Yahoo has made their first Indian acquisition – they have bought Bangalore based startup company Bookpad,...Show More Summary
At least that’s what Alex Winter, a.k.a. Bill S. Preston, Esq., told Yahoo! Movies UK recently. After the Bill & Ted franchise, Winter focused more on directing, but he is excited to reprise his iconic role: “[Bill & Ted] will be 40-something and it’s all about Bill and Ted grown up, or not grown up,” Winter tells […]
Feminism: Taking rights from men and giving them to women; turning once pleasure-giving women into lazy, demanding princesses. Hold up, though: MIT and Princeton Men's Health and Yahoo! have some tips for getting us back on track. Read more...
By Jennifer Saba and Alexei Oreskovic (Reuters) - A proposed merger of Internet pioneers AOL Inc and Yahoo Inc could create a nimbler player in Web video, but strong growth, the measure of success in Silicon Valley, would remain elusive. Show More Summary
The postman may be delivering your groceries soon. Yahoo Finance reports that the USPS is hoping to get approval from the Postal Regulatory Commission to deliver fresh groceries and prepackaged items to private residences across the U.S. Show More Summary
Is Katy Perry planning to dis Taylor Smith in front of the world? If you believe the gossip, yes, and she is plotting more than just some snippy tweets to do it. Several media outlets, including The Hollywood Gossip and Yahoo Celebrity...Show More Summary
Lamar Odom is trying hard to win back estranged wife Khloe Kardashian. The former L.A. Laker wants Khloe back so bad that he’s reportedly even getting advice from her step-father, Bruce Jenner. According to Yahoo!, Bruce Jenner has been...Show More Summary
Way before Yahoo launched Search, it offered people from a different era a more primitive way to find websites: a web directory. While the advent of sophisticated search engines likely means you haven't seen that directory in a decade or so...
In an interview earlier this week for Yahoo!, Katie Couric spoke with Bill O’Reilly about his new book “Killing Patton.” “Why do you keep killing people Bill?” Couric asked about O’Reilly’s four books about the murders of Abraham Lincoln, John F. Show More Summary
In 1994, Stanford students Jerry Yang and David Filo listed a bunch of their favorite websites on a single directory page. They grew and managed that list until Yahoo was founded and the tool became a popular way to find content on the Internet. Show More Summary
Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) experienced an upward spike in its stock price as the news of Starboard’s Letter to Yahoo hit the market, but is it enough for investors to start placing their trust and money in the company again? Jim Iuorio of TJM Institutional Services, and Jeff Kilburg of KKM Financial discussed this new development […]
By Fredrik Arnold: Results from here, as verified using Yahoo Finance data for small, mid, & large cap healthcare sector stocks, as of market closing prices September 24, compared with analyst mean target price results one year hence, showed Trinity Biotech Plc (NASDAQ:TRIB), flaunted a 75.09% price upside to lead the healthcare sector. Show More Summary
Yahoo has announced it will finally, officially shut down the Yahoo Directory on December 31, 2014 No, we didn't know the Yahoo Directory was still a thing either. For those of you not familiar with the world before Google, the Yahoo Directory is the product that made Yahoo a big deal in the first place. Show More Summary
One of the most important sites of the web's first era is about to go offline. Here's a better suggestion. I happen to remember the very first thing I did on the World Wide Web. It was the fall of 1994, and I performed a search for websites about one of my favorite comic strips, George Herriman's Krazy Kat. Show More Summary
As part of Yahoo's ongoing mid-life crisis, the company very quietly announced today that it's killing off the original internet directory that gave the company its name. Read more...
Activist investor Starboard Value LP said on Friday it has acquired a “significant” stake in Yahoo Inc YHOO.O and urged the Internet company to explore a merger with AOL Inc AOL.N. Starboard, the second activist investor to target Yahoo in the last three years, also said the company...
The Yahoo Directory will be retired at the end of the year.