Yahoo Reports First Quarter 2014 Results

Yahoo Reports First Quarter 2014 Results

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Yahoo reported results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014.

Yahoo’s revenue was $1,133 million for the first quarter of 2014, a 1 percent decrease from the first quarter of 2013. Revenue excluding traffic acquisition costs was $1,087 million for the first quarter of 2014, a 1 percent increase compared to the first quarter of 2013.

Marissa Mayer (CEO, Yahoo): Q1 was an early and important sign…

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Elle Creative Director Joe Zee Joins Yahoo

Elle Creative Director Joe Zee Joins Yahoo

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Joe Zee, former creative director at Elle, will be joining Yahoo as editor-in-chief and executive creative officer of Yahoo Fashion. Mr. Zee will lead the creative direction and development of the new Yahoo Fashion digital magazine. He will also assume the role of editor at Large for Yahoo Beauty.  

Prior to Yahoo, Mr. Zee spent seven years as the creative director at Elle. Before that, he held…

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Samsung America Names Rajiv Mehta Head Of Customer Service Division

Samsung America Names Rajiv Mehta Head Of Customer Service Division

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Samsung Electronics America has appointed Rajiv Mehta as the senior vice president of its Customer Service Division. Since joining the company in 2011, Mr. Mehta has been responsible for all customer operations in the United States including its call center, field and depot operations and warranty administration. Mr. Mehta also oversees the company’s Quality Assurance Lab.

Prior to joining…

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Mozilla Appoints Chris Beard Interim CEO

Mozilla Appoints Chris Beard Interim CEO

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Mozilla has appointed Chris Beard as the interim CEO at Mozilla. The announcement was made by Mitchell Baker, executive chairwoman of the Mozilla Foundation.

Mr. Beard was VP, Products, at Mozilla from 2004, and CIO of the company from 2007 to 2010. In July 2013 he joined Greylock Partners as executive in residence.  

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Internet Grows to 271 Million Domain Names

Internet Grows to 271 Million Domain Names

VerisignFive million domain names were added to the Internet in the fourth quarter of 2013, bringing the total number of registered domain names to 271 million worldwide across all top-level domains (TLDs) as of Dec. 31, 2013, according to the latest Domain Name Industry Brief.

Is it likely that we will run out of domain names? No, the number of possible second-level domain names in any TLD is an…

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