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Patience with Mayer's Yahoo turnaround effort starting to wear thin

Wall Street drives down Yahoo's stock as questions surface about the company's progress and CEO Marissa Mayer's tenure enters its third year.

By July 16, 2014


Meg Whitman's salary bumped from a buck to $1.5 million

As Hewlett-Packard stock prices beat Wall Street's expectations this year, the company's CEO is in line for a major raise.

By December 17, 2013


Facebook's 'lie' button and other fun from Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor excellence in social media. So just how do the rest of us get better at this "social thing"?

By April 24, 2013


Brain scan may spot disease in athletes while they're still alive

Until now, a condition called chronic traumatic encephalopathy -- considered to have played a role in the deaths of former NFL players -- could be diagnosed only postmortem.

By January 23, 2013


As Yahoo meets, still no official nod for Levinsohn as CEO

Defying predictions, the ever-rejiggering Web company makes no announcement to formally remove "interim" from the title of the well-credentialed media exec.

By July 12, 2012


Brad Garlinghouse updates Yahoo 'Peanut Butter Manifesto'

Yahoo should spend its capital acquiring companies with dynamic leadership, such as Flipboard and Gravity, says former Yahoo executive who's now CEO of YouSendIt.

By May 21, 2012


Five reasons people are tuning out Yahoo's latest crisis

CEO Scott Thompson has a resume problem you've probably read about. But after a decade of executive turnover and missed opportunities, the public isn't exactly shocked by more trouble at the Web giant.

By May 8, 2012


Ignorify, a social media parody that's all too real

A funny video shows an app that doesn't exist, though millions will wish it did.

By April 6, 2012


Fred Amoroso: Is this the man behind Yahoo's patent offensive?

Before joining Yahoo's board, Fred Amoroso was known for waging aggressive patent litigation at Rovi. Now Yahoo has adopted similar tactics against Facebook.

By March 16, 2012


Facebook's biggest winners look to rich payday

Here are some of the individuals and firms that stand to make the most from Facebook's IPO, from Accel to, of course, Zuckerberg.

By February 2, 2012