Posts Tagged: Yahoo

Yahoo Mail China closes

You have no mail: Yahoo’s email service is now closed in China

Yahoo’s (NASDAQ:YHOO) email service in China is now shut, in line with an announcement of its closure that came in April. After that f...

  • August 19, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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Alibaba financial results

Alibaba Sees Profits Hit $680 Million, Revenue $1.38 Billion in Latest Financials

Yahoo’s (NASDAQ:YHOO) Q2 financial report is out, which means we also get to see lots of data from Chinese e-commerce titan Alibaba, in wh...

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Baidu vs Google in China

These Two Graphs Show Painful Drops for Google and Baidu in China Search Engine Market

Now that it’s July we have market share data for China’s hard-fought search engine sector. The industry was reinvigorated last A...

  • July 4, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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What the hell happened to Yahoo! Messenger?

By Michael Smith, chief product officer at Spuul and former director of global tech initiatives at Yahoo!. Republished with permission fro...

  • April 9, 2013
  • at 5:44 pm
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Yahoo Japan and GREE joint-venture for social gaming

Yahoo Japan and GREE Invest $2 Million to Open Social Gaming Joint-Venture Next Month

Yahoo Japan and GREE (TYO:3632) announced today what they had teased a few months back – the launch of a joint-venture company that wi...

  • February 18, 2013
  • at 6:17 pm
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China search engine market share, Google

Here’s How Search Engines are Performing in China at the End of 2012

2012 was a year of disruption, frustration, and lost users for search engines operating in China – the emotion depends upon which of t...

  • January 7, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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Zalora Joins Many Indonesian E-Commerce Sites in 12-12-12 Sales Spectacular

Tomorrow is the wonderful date of the triple twelves – 12-12-2012 – and to make sure the day becomes even more special, seven In...

  • December 11, 2012
  • at 5:00 pm
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Qihoo’s New Search Engine Surges to 10% Share in China, Google Drops to 4th Place

Chinese traffic stats company CNZZ has calculated the impact of Qihoo’s (NYSE:QIHU) controversial new search engine in the China marke...

  • November 6, 2012
  • at 3:17 pm
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China’s Alibaba Hands Over $7.6 Billion to Yahoo For Share Buyback, Financing Values It at $40 Billion

You know how painful it is to make a huge payment that seems to empty your pockets and your bank balance? Perhaps that’s how the folks at ...

  • September 18, 2012
  • at 11:13 pm
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GREE and Yahoo Japan launch Driland HTML5 game

Joint-Venture Between GREE And Yahoo Japan Releases First Game

The joint venture that GREE (TYO:3632) and Yahoo Japan established back in February this year – called GxYz – has released its first gam...

  • August 5, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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5 Reasons Why There Is No Southeast Asia Kool Aid

So it seems we got us a little debate here on the topic of startups in Southeast Asia, so I’d like to add some fuel to the flame. Oliver S...

  • July 16, 2013
  • at 3:42 pm
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Yahoo Mail China closes

Yahoo China to Shut Email Service Ahead of Possible Total Withdrawal

Yahoo China has announced today that its email service in the country will be shut next month. The Yahoo (NASDAQ:YHOO) email homepage has al...

  • April 19, 2013
  • at 9:37 pm
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Qihoo’s Search Engine Market Share Up 2%, Mainly at Expense of Baidu

When we last looked at search engine market share in China, the bruiser of a newcomer, Qihoo’s (NYSE:QIHU) search service, was slow...

  • March 8, 2013
  • at 11:20 pm
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KakaoTalk social gaming launch iOS and Japan

KakaoTalk Launches Social Gaming Platform on iOS and in Japan

Korean-made messaging app KakaoTalk launched its Game Platform on Android in its home country last July – and today that social gaming...

  • February 2, 2013
  • at 12:15 am
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Yahoo to Shut Down its China Music Service Which Deep-Links to Pirated MP3s

Yahoo (NASDAQ:YHOO) has made an announcement that its Yahoo Music service for China will close. A notice on the site says that it will shut ...

  • December 19, 2012
  • at 11:54 am
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Yahoo To Shut Down Its Blogging Platform in Vietnam

Starting January 17th next year, bloggers on the Vietnamese version of the Yahoo Blog platform will not be able to login to their Yahoo blog...

  • December 7, 2012
  • at 4:50 pm
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Work Hard, Play Hard: Koprol Founders Launch Ice House With a Halloween Party

Ice House, an Indonesian software development startup for the mobile web, wanted to display the Silicon Valley ‘work hard play hard’ eth...

  • October 31, 2012
  • at 3:00 pm
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Anuj Khanna Sohum, speaking at Startup Asia

Affle Partners with Yahoo India to Sell Mobile Ad Inventory

For anyone who attended our Startup Asia Singapore event back in February, you will likely recall our informative chat with Anuj Khanna Sohu...

  • September 13, 2012
  • at 9:10 am
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