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Wiktionary

  1. Yahoo!(ProperNoun)

    A popular web portal located at http://www.yahoo.com.

  2. Origin: Acronym for "Yet Another Hierarchical Officious Oracle". Compare etymologies of yahoo and Yahoo.

CrunchBase

  1. Yahoo!

    Yahoo was founded in 1994 by Stanford Ph.D. students David Filo and Jerry Yang. It has since evolved into a major internet brand with search, content verticals, and other web services.Yahoo! Inc. (Yahoo!), incorporated in 1995, is a global Internet brand. To users, the Company provides owned and operated online properties and services (Yahoo! Properties, Offerings, or Owned and Operated sites). Yahoo! also extends its marketing platform and access to Internet users beyond Yahoo! Properties through its distribution network of third-party entities (referred to as Affiliates) who have integrated its advertising offerings into their Websites (referred to as Affiliate sites) or their other offerings. To advertisers and publishers, it provides a range of marketing solutions and tools that enable businesses to reach users who visit Yahoo! Properties and its Affiliate sites. To developers, the Company provides an array of Web services and application programming interfaces (APIs), technical resources, tools, and channels to market. The Company’s offerings to users fall into five categories: Front Doors; Search; Communications and Communities; Media, and Connected Life. The majority of its offerings are available in more than 20 languages. Yahoo! generates revenues by providing marketing services to advertisers across a majority of Yahoo! Properties and Affiliate sites. Additionally, although many of its user services are free, Yahoo! does charge for a range of premium services that it offers.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Tom Forte:

    When I think about Yahoo Inc... I think Yelp checks a handful of boxes.

  2. Eric Jackson:

    Whoever is the next CEO will need to take Yahoo Inc core down to its studs in terms of its costs.

  3. Axiom Capital analyst Victor Anthony:

    Anything can happen, but I'm going with the bet that this won't impact spin-off of Alibaba shares for Yahoo Japan.

  4. Jrme Segura:

    In terms of how many people were served a malicious ad, only Yahoo would really know, this is one of the largest attacks we’ve seen in recent months.

  5. Nomura Equity Research analysts:

    We believe the likelihood of a positive tax outcome for the company diminishes as more time passes ; this remains the core overhang on Yahoo's valuation.

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