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Hashtag Trending – CCleaner and Vevo hacked, marketers hate Apple’s new ad blocking feature

A system maintenance app has been used to distribute malware. MTV’s digital offspring has had more than three terabytes of...

September 19th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

U.S. readers prefer banners to native ads: Survey

If you spend any amount of time reading stories, articles, and news on the Web, by now you’ve seen some...

July 9th, 2014 Candice So

Analysts speculate on Microsoft

Analysts speculate on Microsoft

Now that Microsoft Corp. has walked away from its takeover bid for Yahoo Inc., the tech world is turning its...

May 5th, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo

Microsoft walks away from Yahoo

Microsoft walks away from Yahoo

Microsoft Corp. has abandoned its efforts to take over Yahoo Inc., a move that takes the Redmond, Wash. software giant...

May 4th, 2008 Juan Carlos Perez

Microsoft prepares for rejection by Yahoo

Microsoft prepares for rejection by Yahoo

Despite Microsoft Corp.’s US$44.6 billion offer to buy Yahoo Inc., the Redmond, Wash. software giant’s CEO said yesterday his company...

April 23rd, 2008 Jeremy Kirk

Google-DoubleClick deal gets green light from EU

Google-DoubleClick deal gets green light from EU

PARIS - Google's acquisition of digital marketer DoubleClick does not pose a significant threat to competition in the European online...

March 11th, 2008 Peter Sayer

Microsoft wants to buy Yahoo

Microsoft wants to buy Yahoo

Microsoft Corp. has offered to buy Yahoo Inc. for around US$44.6 billion in cash and shares, to better compete with...

January 31st, 2008 Peter Sayer and Juan Carlos Perez

Advocates say online privacy policies need work

Advocates say online privacy policies need work

Panelists at a U.S. Federal Trade Commission workshop on targeted online advertising said that online privacy policies need to be...

November 5th, 2007 Grant Gross

With Yahoo deal off, can Microsoft confront Google onslaught?

With Yahoo deal off, can Microsoft confront Google onslaught?

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEAs of Tuesday, a Microsoft Corp.-Yahoo Inc. megamerger seems far less likely than it did late last...

May 8th, 2007 Elizabeth Montalbano