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Yahoo Gets New CEO

Yahoo has hired Tinder’s top executive to become its new chief executive officer. Jim Lanzone is set to take up his new position on September 27. He is succeeding Guru Gowrappan, who has led Yahoo since 2018 and will now shift to a senior adviser role. The move comes just four months after Verizon announced it would sell Yahoo to […]

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Verizon Boycotts Advertising On Facebook

U.S. telecommunications giant Verizon Wireless has become the latest major company to pull advertising from Facebook platforms. The company joins Ben and Jerry’s and a growing list of firms boycotting the social media giant over its handling of controversial posts. Verizon is believed to be the biggest advertiser so far to back the “Stop Hate for Profit” campaign. Unilever, Coca-Cola, […]