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Kara Swisher / AllThingsD:
Yahoo Dings “Do Not Track” Default (And Search Partner Microsoft)   —  In a post today on its policy blog, Yahoo took aim at Microsoft's controversial “Do Not Track” default in its Internet Explorer 10 browser.  —  Said Yahoo in a post titled “In Support of Personal Experience”:
Oct 26, 2012, 6:35 PMIn context
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
Head-To-Head: Yahoo Search Direct Vs. Google Instant   —  Yahoo rolled out Yahoo Search Direct today, its rival to Google Instant.  Yahoo says that its service is focused on providing actual answers, while Google's is focused on bringing back links.  True?  Let's have a face-off.
Mar 23, 2011, 4:15 PMIn context
Yodel Anecdotal:
Introducing Search Direct - A Simpler Way to Find Answers Fast   —  Ever wish you could have answers and direct access to websites before you complete a query, hit the search button, or go to a search results page?  Welcome to Search Direct.  —  This new feature (currently in beta) …
Mar 23, 2011, 1:40 PMIn context
Jason Kincaid / TechCrunch:
Yahoo Launches Its Answer To Google Instant: ‘Search Direct’   —  Yes, Yahoo is launching a new product today that you might actually be interested in.  It's derivative, but it looks useful.  —  Today at a press event in San Francisco, the company announced the launch of a new product called ‘Search Direct’.
Mar 23, 2011, 1:35 PMIn context
Mike Melanson / ReadWriteWeb:
Yahoo Continues its March into the Location Game with PlaceFinder   —  Maybe now we can see why Yahoo wanted to buy location-based check-in service Foursquare last April - it's sinking its teeth deeper into the geolocation arena.  The search engine and content aggregator announced this morning …
Jun 22, 2010, 7:50 PMIn context
Stephen Shankland / CNET News:
Search giants join to tidy up Web addresses   —  The average person likely won't even notice, but Webmasters can rejoice that Google, Yahoo, and Microsoft have banded together to support an unofficial standard for steering search engines in the right direction.
Feb 13, 2009, 10:45 AMIn context
Stephen Shankland / CNET News.com:
Calif. AG urged to probe Yahoo-Google ad deal   —  A California assemblyman has urged the state's attorney general to investigate privacy implications of Yahoo's search-advertising deal with Google.  —  “I am writing to urge you to direct your office to take quick and decisive action …
Jul 29, 2008, 5:40 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / BoomTown:
There Can Be Only Two (Maybe Three)!   —  Oh, Scott!  Oh, Tapan!  Want an extra office?  Perhaps a giant sword?  —  Of the four powerful direct reports to former Yahoo Network division head Jeff Weiner-Front Door and Network Services' Tapan Bhat, Brad Garlinghouse, who heads Yahoo's communications …
Jun 20, 2008, 10:05 AMIn context
Richard Waters / Financial Times:
Google triumphant: Search wars look settled   —  Eric Schmidt was doing his level best late last week not to gloat.  With Microsoft dropping its attempted takeover of Yahoo, the Google chief executive had just seen his arch-rival abandon its most direct attack yet on Google's growing dominance of online search and advertising.
May 13, 2008, 1:00 PMIn context
Yahoo! Search Blog:
Yahoo! Slurp 3.0   —  Over the past few weeks, we've been preparing for the latest version of the Yahoo! Search crawler with some infrastructure updates, which recently caused a variance in our crawl behavior.  —  With everything now in place, the rollout has officially begun.
Apr 14, 2008, 5:20 PMIn context

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