Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s Pregnancy ‘A Reprieve From Death Row’, Says Marketing Professor

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s Pregnancy ‘A Reprieve From Death Row’, Says Marketing Professor

A New York University marketing expert has suggested that Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer would no longer be employed by the company had she not announced that she’s pregnant with twins. Professor Scott Galloway appeared on Bloomberg TV on Wednesday morning to discuss the current state of the global technology giant. Mayer, 42, has a two-year-old […]

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Facebook Buys WhatsApp for $19 Billion !!!

Today’s collective gasp at the frothy valuations and pace of mobile transformation in the Internet business comes courtesy of Facebook (FB). The social networkannounced after the close of the market on Wednesday that it has acquired mobile messaging service WhatsApp for $19 billion. As several commentators tweeted, reaching simultaneously for the low-hanging comedy fruit: “They should call it WTFapp.” […]

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Yahoo says some advertisements on its European sites spread malware

Some advertisements on Yahoo Inc’s European websites last week spread malicious software, Yahoo said on Sunday, potentially infecting thousands of users. Some advertisements on Yahoo Inc’s European websites last week spread malicious software, Yahoo said on Sunday, potentially infecting thousands of users. On Friday, Fox-IT, a Delft, Netherlands-based computer security firm, wrote in a blog that […]

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Google’s $ 18.7 mn buy: .google, .fly, .eat

New Delhi: Internet giant Google has paid USD 18.7 million to buy domains – .google, .youtube, .goog and .plus, media reports claimed on Thursday. Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) had in January this year invited applications from companies, organisations and individuals who can come up with USD 185,000 (over Rs 1 crore) […]

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