Technology

Yahoo Seeking to Harvest Ad Revenue from Other Mobile Apps

MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo is giving away a toolkit for managing mobile apps in a move aimed at reaping more revenue from smartphones and tablets as CEO Marissa Mayer scrambles to catch up to the Internet company’s rivals. The Read More

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Technology

Yahoo’s Email Becomes More Like Gmail in Redesign

MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo’s free email service is becoming a bit more like Google’s Gmail as part of its second makeover in less than a year. The similarities to Gmail probably aren’t coincidental. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer helped design Read More

Business

Microsoft Needs Innovator-in-Chief

SAN FRANCISCO — Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer’s looming retirement sets the stage for a successor who can infuse sorely needed innovation into the once-dominant software maker. The company has suffered in recent years from its inability to move quickly and come up with exciting new Read More