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  • Yahoo growth stalls months after Mozilla deal

    Yahoo's share gains since November from a deal with Mozilla may be a clue about whether the search company can attract more users through the just-announced contract to change Internet Explorer's and Chrome's default search through installations of Oracle's Java.

    Written by Gregg Keizer27 June 15 21:19
  • Yahoo loses some U.S. share gained from Firefox deal

    Four months after Yahoo closed a deal with Mozilla to make its search engine the default in Firefox in the U.S., Yahoo has managed to hold onto most of the share it grabbed from Google.

    Written by Gregg Keizer18 April 15 00:38
  • iOS trumps Android in mobile shopping. So what?

    Apple iPhone and iPad owners again put their stamp on holiday sales in the U.S. last week, accounting for the bulk of revenue booked from mobile devices, several analytics firms said.

    Written by Gregg Keizer03 Dec. 14 07:41
  • Intel Encourages Women to Pursue Cloud Training

    Despite making up slightly more than half the U.S. population and filling slightly more than 50 percent of professional positions in the U.S., the percentage of women in technology jobs in the U.S. has been in decline. Intel sees that as a big problem with many causes, says Raejeanne Skillern, general manager of the Cloud Service Provider Business at Intel.

    Written by Thor Olavsrud30 Sept. 14 02:15
  • Google trumpets Chrome's SPDY gains

    Google is touting the speed gains Chrome users have received from SPDY -- pronounced "speedy" -- the latency-reducing protocol added to the browser in 2009.

    Written by Gregg Keizer21 Nov. 13 16:44
  • Once-pilloried Apple Maps gets the last laugh

    Even after its extraordinary rough start last year, Apple Maps was used by nearly six out of every 10 U.S. iPhone owners during September, according to data recently published by metrics firm comScore.

    Written by Gregg Keizer12 Nov. 13 21:36
  • Mayer's plan gets a boost as Yahoo tops Google

    For the first time since 2011, Yahoo topped Internet behemoth Google in Web traffic last month, according to Internet tracker comScore Inc.

    Written by Sharon Gaudin22 Aug. 13 19:53
  • What will the iPhone 5S and iOS 7 look like?

    Let's face it, no one knows what the new iPhone will look like or what it will be able to do, but this hasn't stopped analysts and the press from speculating. Here are five things we're hearing out there.

    Written by Tom Kaneshige09 April 13 22:17