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To a big crowd at CES 2014 Yahoo's CEO Marissa Mayer unveiled new products in continued competition for mobile users against search giant Google.
Marissa Mayer's much-hyped speech at CES resonated so well that she seemed to channel the late Apple founder Steve Jobs, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss the keynote address of Marissa Mayer at the CES conference where the Yahoo CEO outlined company's plans for 2014.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer gave her keynote speech at the Consumer Electronics Show where she unveiled her company's plans to focus on a more coherent mobile strategy, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.
LAS VEGAS/ SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 7- Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer unveiled a handful of new products, including a competitor to Google Inc's predictive search technology for smartphones, in a debut appearance at the Consumer Electronics Show that drew a big crowd.
Marissa Mayer is likely to talk about advertising, content and mobile, says Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, providing a preview of the Consumer Electronics Show where Yahoo's Marissa Mayer is set to give the keynote speech.
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Kara Swisher, All Things Digital, shares her thoughts on the tech giant's recent technical failure which prohibited some users from accessing their emails for up to two weeks. The core business is still suffering, Swisher points out.
This year, six well-known U.S. companies, including Take-Two Interactive Software Inc, Yahoo Inc and General Growth Properties Inc, agreed to buy back shares held by activist investors who push for change at corporations they believe to be subpar.
CNBC's Jon Fortt questions whether there are "problems" with Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, or whether she is a "CEO genius." Bethany McLean, Vanity Fair, provides insight into her Vanity Fair piece on mixed opinions of Mayer from her former employees.
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 6- At Pinterest, the four-year-old online bulletin board service that is valued near $3.8 billion, some 70 percent of the users are female. Male-heavy boards dominate in the start-up mecca of Silicon Valley, which prides itself on progressive thinking and putting talent first.
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 6- At Pinterest, the online bulletin board service that is valued near $3.8 billion, some 70 percent of the users are female. Male-heavy boards dominate in the start-up mecca of Silicon Valley, which prides itself on progressive thinking and putting talent first. Google, Facebook and Twitter all went public without a woman on the board.
Nov 25- Anchorwoman Katie Couric, who has hosted high-profile programs on all three major U.S. television networks, will head a team of global correspondents and help shape news coverage at Yahoo Inc., the Internet company announced on Monday. Couric will join Yahoo next year as global anchor while continuing to host her talk show on the ABC television network.
Nov 18- Activist investor Carl Icahn on Monday said there was a chance the stock market could suffer a big decline, saying valuations are rich and earnings at many companies are fueled more by low borrowing costs than management's efforts to boost results.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 7- Twitter Inc's initial public offering marks something of a coming out party for San Francisco as a technology capital, giving the city a home-grown success story to rival those of Silicon Valley to the south.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 21- Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer tried to slow the rollout of its search deal with Microsoft Corp and questioned its partner's commitment, court filings show, in the latest sign that their strategic relationship is fraying.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 21- A U.S. judge on Monday refused to let Yahoo Inc YHOO.O delay using Microsoft Corp's Bing search capabilities in Taiwan and Hong Kong, affirming an arbitrator's decision in favor of Microsoft.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 15- Investors cheered Yahoo Inc's plans to keep a larger-than-expected stake in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, overlooking continuing softness in its core online advertising business.