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Marissa Mayer's secret mantra: Thank you, Jerry Yang, thank you

Another drab quarter makes it plain: the only thing keeping the wolves from starting to bay for change is Yahoo's ownership position in Alibaba.

By Jan. 28, 2014

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Leave Cowboys' owner Jerry Jones alone about his flip phone

Cameras caught Jerry Jones chatting on a flip phone in his luxury box during a game. Crave's Amanda Kooser defends his choice of tech.

By Oct. 7, 2013

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Ex-49er Jerry Rice says big data ups fantasy football competition

If you're one of the 25 million people who play fantasy football, be prepared to do some number crunching. Fans now have access to more stats than ever before. A panel of experts including NFL Hall of Famer Rice discuss how technology is changing the game.

By Aug. 30, 2013

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Can the naysaying and give Jerry Yang his due

It's easy to dismiss him for blowing the Microsoft deal, but credit a legendary tech pioneer for a record of accomplishment

By Jan. 17, 2012

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Memo to Jerry Brown: Sign SB 1161 for all Internet users

The California legislature passed a bill the prevents regulation of VoIP and other Internet-based services. Gov. Brown would be wise to sign the new law -- and quickly.

By Aug. 30, 2012

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Why Jerry Yang's resignation is a great, if belated, move

Yang infamously turned down a $31 a share, or $44.6 billion, offer from Microsoft. He should have left 10 minutes after screwing that Microsoft deal up.

By Jan. 17, 2012

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Jerry Yang eyeing buyout of Yahoo, report says

The Yahoo co-founder is interested in a deal with private equity firms, according to Reuters, though talks have only been informal to this point.

By Oct. 9, 2011

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Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang resigns from Web giant

The move comes two weeks after Yahoo hired Scott Thompson as chief executive. Yang praised that hire and said only that it was time to move on.

By Jan. 17, 2012

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Yahoo could be for sale, Jerry Yang indicates in leaked memo

update In memo obtained by Silicon Alley Insider, Yang appears to confirm what many people have been reporting for a while. And interim CEO Tim Morse provides a follow-up in a second e-mail.

By Sep. 23, 2011

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Jerry Yang: I'm a fighter

The Yahoo CEO, hit hard in recent months by a tepid economy and a failed takeover bid from Microsoft, now has to deal with the dissolution of its hyped (but controversial) search ad deal with Google.

By Nov. 5, 2008