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RealNetworks acquiring Trymedia

Digital entertainment services firm RealNetworks announced an agreement to acquire casual games syndication company Trymedia from copy-protection and rights-management solutions developer

Microsoft names Lees to lead mobile unit

Microsoft will name Andrew Lees to head up its mobile division following the exit of Pieter Knook, who will take over mobile web initiatives for Vodafone. The executive shuffling comes as Microsoft

Yahoo in negotiations with News Corp.?

Yahoo is reportedly in negotiations with Rupert Murdoch-owned media goliath News Corp. as the beleaguered web giant seeks to avoid the threat of a takeover by Microsoft. Both The Wall Street Journal

Yahoo formally rejects Microsoft bid

Struggling web services giant Yahoo has formally rejected Microsoft's unsolicited $44.6 billion

Microsoft offers $44.6 billion for Yahoo

Microsoft announced Friday a $44.6 billion cash and stock offer to acquire beleaguered Yahoo, a deal that would consolidate the web's largest portal with MSN, the fifth-largest. Microsoft's $31

AT&T, Yahoo ink advertising deal

AT&T and web services giant Yahoo announced a multi-year deal that promises to create new ad-based revenue opportunities via mobile handsets and PCs. The companies said the agreement calls for

Reports: Yahoo mulling layoffs

The New York Times reports Yahoo is planning to lay off hundreds of employees, citing sources close to the beleaguered web giant. According to reports, Yahoo is preparing to lay off an unknown

Report: 46 million used mobile search in Q3

More than 46 million U.S. mobile data users turned to mobile search services in the third quarter of 2007, according to a new report released by information and media research firm The Nielsen

T-Mobile UK inks advertising deal with Yahoo

T-Mobile UK announced the launch of its first graphical advertising service, inking a deal with Yahoo to deliver targeted messages to subscribers via the operator's Web'n'walk mobile web platform.

Yahoo revamps mobile web strategy

At last week's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Yahoo announced the beta launch of its revamped flagship mobile offering Yahoo Go 3.0, promising an upgraded and feature-rich user interface,