Yahoo Alters Search Page Layout for Holidays

When you’re already on the ropes, it can’t hurt to try something new. That seems to be the attitude over at Yahoo. Hot on the heels of their Livestand mobile digital magazine, the venerable search engine made major changes to its search results for two things that users look for the most at this time of year: recipes and gifts.
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Yahoo Releases Livestand Magazine for iPad

What do Yahoo and magazines have in common? They may be on the ropes, but they’re not quite dead yet – they just need to adapt to the times. With this week’s release of Yahoo Livestand for the iPad, the beleaguered search engine hopes to attract readers and advertisers to what it still has to offer.
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Many Question Google`s Intent in Bidding Wars for Yahoo

The bidding wars for Yahoo got a bit more interesting this week, as Google has now been added to the list of potential suitors that already includes Microsoft. While some believe Google has legitimate intentions of purchasing Yahoo to increase its power in the tech industry, others believe the company’s involvement in the bidding process may just be a ploy to drive up the price to help weaken competitors in the long run.
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