Yahoo to be renamed Altaba after selling operating business to Verizon; CEO Marissa Mayer to walk away with $23 mn

13-06-2017

Yahoo, on Tuesday, announced that it has completed the selling of its operating business to Verizon Communications Inc. for $4.48 billion.Mayer, CEO of the company since July 2012 is expected to receive a payment that is worth more than million. (Reuters) Yahoo, on Tuesday, announced that it has completed the selling of its operating business to Verizon Communications Inc. for $4.48 billion. According to CNBC, the assets of the company, that include Yahoo Finance would be added with AOL brands like the Huffington Post, under a subsidiary that would be known as Oath. Former CEO of AOL, Tim Armstrong will reportedly be heading the subsidiary that houses more than 50 media and technology

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Live Demo Of Voting Machines By Election Commission Today: 10 Points
May 20, 2017

The demo by the Election Commission will be to prove that the voting machines or EVMs cannot be manipulated. NEW DELHI:  The Election Commission will hold a live demo this afternoon in the capital to show the working of voting machines to prove that they cannot be tampered with. Last Friday, the top election body had held an all-party meet

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Technology for sustainable and inclusive growth is the need of the hour, says President
May 11, 2017

The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee attended the National Technology Day Celebrations today (May 11, 2017) in New Delhi. Speaking on the occasion, the President said that scientific and technological developments are a key to any nation’s success. India is one of the top-ranking countries in the field of basic research. Indian

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Address by the President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee on the occasion of National Technology Day Vigyan Bhavan: May 11, 2017
May 11, 2017

I am indeed very happy to be present amidst you this afternoon for the nineteenth National Technology Day function being organized by the Ministry of Science and Technology. When we celebrate Technology Day, it is not only to commemorate the spectacular technological achievements of our nation. It is also to encourage the upcoming innovators

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Reliance Jio Plans, Nokia 3310 (2017) Price, Vivo V5s and LG G6 Launched, and More News This Week
May 1, 2017

HIGHLIGHTS Updated Reliance Jio prepaid and postpaid plans listed online. Nokia 3310 (2017) price, release date leaked. Vivo V5s, LG G6, Samsung Galaxy On Nxt 64GB launched in India. Updated Reliance Jio prepaid and postpaid plans have been listed on the operator’s website just days after they were removed. The company has retained the

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Meet Hasan Minhaj, The Muslim Comedian Who Roasted Trump In Front Of Reporters
May 1, 2017

Hasan Minhaj received huge accolades for masterfully blending comedy with politics. HIGHLIGHTS Hasan Minhaj's comedy repertoire built on his experience as a Muslim. Minhaj represents what he calls "New Brown America". The Indian-origin man voiced frustration and honor on behalf of his faith.

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Get out of comfort zone, do something ‘out of the box’: Modi to youth
April 30, 2017

'My young friends make these holidays about new experiences, new skills and new places,' the PM said. New Delhi: With the summer holidays approaching, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has an interesting piece of advice to the nation's youth- 'get creative, think out of the box, embrace new experiences' and what seems to be the most important, 'play

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