Ex-Yahoos unite to launch start-up to turn your Facebook page into a mobile-friendly website

10:53PM | Thursday, 31 October 2013 |  Launched this week, Quixomatic uses the information already on a company’s Facebook page to generate a mobile-friendly website.

Yahoo! acquires celebrity-backed app start-up Stamped

10:02PM | Friday, 26 October 2012 |  Yahoo! has made its first acquisition under the direction of chief executive Marissa Mayer, snapping up celebrity-backed mobile recommendations app Stamped for an undisclosed sum.

Yahoo CEO controversy provides investor warning for start-ups

5:15PM | Monday, 14 May 2012 |  The controversy surrounding former Yahoo chief Scott Thompson highlights investors’ low tolerance for dishonesty, start-ups have been warned.

Yahoo!7 to stop Spreets performance payments as group buying market dries up

4:54PM | Monday, 16 April 2012 |  Yahoo!7 may be starting to encounter the downside of the group buying industry as a new report indicates the media giant is no longer expected to make any more performance-related payments to its subsidiary Spreets.

THE NEWS WRAP: BCA says surplus should not stunt productivity

4:02AM | Thursday, 5 April 2012 |  Business Council of Australia president Tony Shepherd has warned the Federal Government against pursuing a surplus at the cost of lower productivity.

Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang resigns

1:39PM | Wednesday, 18 January 2012 |  Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang has resigned from the board of directors and all other positions within the company, as it attempts to revive its revenue growth under the control of a new CEO.

Top 10 PR disasters of 2011

12:07PM | Thursday, 8 December 2011 |  2011 has been a particularly busy year when it comes to public relations disasters. Businesses have been shooting themselves in the foot with alarming regularity. Here are the 10 worst PR gaffes of the year. BY OLIVER MILMAN.

THE NEWS WRAP: Yahoo fires CEO Carol Bartz

9:14AM | Thursday, 8 September 2011 |  Yahoo’s chief executive Carol Bartz has been fired, via the telephone, after a combative period in charge of the once-dominant online portal.

Search engine giants team up to launch SEO site

6:55PM | Friday, 3 June 2011 |  Google, Yahoo and Microsoft Bing have joined forces to launch a new online resource in an effort to help site owners and developers improve their SEO.

Angel dinner launched for tech start-ups

2:07PM | Monday, 7 February 2011 |  Technology start-ups have been urged to submit their funding applications for the next Innovation Bay angel dinner.