Yahoo renamed Altaba; CEO Marissa Mayer to leave board

Priya Singh

Yahoo! Inc. has said it will be renamed Altaba Inc and chief executive Marissa Mayer will step down from the board following ....

10 January, 2017

Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs to be lead bankers for Snapchat's IPO

Priya Prasad

Photo messaging service Snapchat is all set to hit the markets. With its initial public offering slated for March, Snap Inc, Snapchat's ....

13 October, 2016

Verizon inks deal to acquire Yahoo for $4.83 bn

Arti Singh

Yahoo! Inc. has agreed to sell its core operations to US telecom giant Verizon Communications Inc. for $4.83 billion in a transaction ....

25 July, 2016

Yahoo to sack one in six staffers, puts core business on sale

Team TC

Yahoo! Inc, once a giant but now a fast fading internet firm, will shed 1,700 jobs to cut costs and boost its sagging sales. In ....

3 February, 2016

Yahoo shuts down video hub Yahoo Screen

Team TC

At a time when Google Inc is riding on the success of its online streaming platform YouTube, internet companies such as Yahoo ....

6 January, 2016

Flipkart's 3M-sq-ft campus in Bengaluru will be a first for an Indian internet company

Vishal Krishna

The recent Rs 300 crore-deal between Flipkart and Embassy Group for a new three million sq ft campus on the outer ring road of ....

24 October, 2014

Yahoo acquires to-do list mobile app Astrid; Nexus Ventures scores another exit

Rashi Varshney

Web giant Yahoo Inc has acquired Astrid, a task and to-do list mobile app, for an undisclosed amount. The company's co-founder ....

3 May, 2013

China's Alibaba expects to pass Amazon and eBay in transaction value this year


China's largest e-commerce firm, Alibaba Group, expects to sell merchandise this year worth more than that sold by Amazon Inc and ....

10 September, 2012

Yahoo CEO search down to Levinsohn, Hulu's Kilar


The race to become Yahoo Inc'snext chief executive appears to have come down to two candidates: current interim CEO Ross Levinsohn ....

6 July, 2012

Microsoft, AOL, Yahoo! Strike Ad Alliance


Yahoo! Inc, Microsoft Corp and AOL Inc have set up an advertising partnership as Google and Facebook's online ad dominance grows. The ....

9 November, 2011

After Consim Info, Yahoo! Now Exits Online Ad Network Tyroo

Preethi J

Online media, technology and advertising behemoth Yahoo! Inc has exited two of its investee companies in India, both online firms. Earlier ....

25 October, 2011

China's E-payment Booms, Foreigners Get The Boot


Use your fingerprint to buy a bowl of noodles for half off at 10 yuan ($1.60). It was a proposition attractive enough to send ....

28 September, 2011