News tagged with carol bartz

Tough first year for Yahoo's tough-talking CEO

(AP) -- Carol Bartz spent much of her first year as Yahoo Inc.'s chief executive rallying the troops and clearing the decks, often sounding like a salty drill sergeant as she vowed to whip the downtrodden ...

dateJan 12, 2010 in Business
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Woods scandal a boon to Internet publications

(AP) -- The Tiger Woods sex scandal has been a boon for online publications, even though it hasn't generated the same amount of Internet traffic as Michael Jackson's death or President Barack Obama's inauguration.

dateDec 10, 2009 in Internet
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Yahoo! shuts down GeoCities

Yahoo! on Monday closed GeoCities, a free Web hosting service that it purchased for over three billion dollars at the height of the dot-com boom.

dateOct 26, 2009 in Internet
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Yahoo looks to improve search experience

When Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz announced a $100 million global brand campaign in New York recently as the company launched its new Internet search "experience," research scientists like Preston McAfee, Duncan Watts and David ...

dateSep 30, 2009 in Internet
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