677 Results for

yang

Article

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

Article

Yahoo's Yang is gone. That was the easy part

Restoring the fortunes of the pioneering Internet company takes a lot more than ejecting a high-profile executive. The rank and file, too, are key to Yahoo's fate.

By Jan. 18, 2012

Article

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

Article

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

Article

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

Article

The yin and yang of system specialization

Storage and networking devices increasingly leverage and repurpose server technology. But the trend towards generalization is more complicated than that.

By Jan. 12, 2010

Article

Major Yahoo stakeholder calls on Yang to leave board, report says

Hedge fund Third Point cites Jerry Yang's "ineptitude in dealing with the Microsoft negotiations to purchase the company in 2008" and says fund is against a "sweetheart" deal that would sell Yahoo to private equity firms, The Wall Street Journal reports.

By Nov. 4, 2011

Article

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

Article

Jilted Yang desperate to deal?

On the heels of getting dumped by Google, Yahoo's CEO says "the best thing for Microsoft to do is to buy Yahoo."

By Nov. 5, 2008

Article

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