Yahoo planning more job cuts

April 15, 2009

Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz is planning a new round of job cuts according to the reports as the company continues to cope with the aftermath of a downturn in online advertsing sales.

Note to Yahoo’s Bartz: Ma company, Ma way

March 13, 2009

 Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz has earned a reputation as a strong-willed, no-nonsense executive.

Yahoo Big as Ever in Japan

March 10, 2009

Yahoo’s island of strength in Japan looks as impregnable as ever.

In January, Yahoo increased the number of searches performed on its Japanese sites by 13 percent year-over-year, and continued to hold the top spot with a 51.3 percent share of searches conducted in Japan, according to market research firm comScore.

Yahoo’s Bartz hearts Google maps

March 4, 2009

Carol Bartz famously questioned the loyalty of Yahoo employees who dared leak her internal staff memos to the press.

Who’s who at Yahoo

February 26, 2009

As the smoke begins to clear in Sunnyvale, California, following Yahoo’s much-anticipated reorg, the first outlines of the company’s new look under CEO Carl Bartz are emerging.

Yahoo unveils re-org, sort of

February 26, 2009

So Yahoo Chief Executive Carol Bartz finally unveiled on Thursday a much-anticipated management reorganization — well, kind of. She blogged about it in a post called “Getting our house in order” and she sent an internal email to employees. Another bunch of memos were also sent by various division heads, HR, etc.

A Yahoo and Microsoft deal? Search me

February 26, 2009

Two days ago, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer said Yahoo should team up with his company on search so they can take on Google. That’s not a new idea; after all, Ballmer’s been talking about a search deal of some sort at every public forum for months.

Looks like Yahoo’s not buying Tumblr

February 10, 2009

Gawker/Valleywag created a bit of stir on the blogosphere Monday with its report that Yahoo was in talks to buy blogging startup Tumblr for “low to mid-eight figures,” or as much as $50 million.

Facebook hotter than MySpace: Yahoo CEO Bartz

January 28, 2009

Facebook is hot, MySpace is not.  We didn’t say it, Yahoo’s new chief executive Carol Bartz did.

Bartz’s idea of a joke: Yahoo could buy New York Times

January 28, 2009

Wall Street analysts pestered new Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz with all kinds of questions during her first quarterly earnings call, and she answered as candidly as she could, frequently pointing out the fact that she’s still learning the ropes and getting to know the business.