Yahoo Sells HotJobs Service to Monster

Yahoo sells HotJobs LOS ANGELES TIMES BLOGS February 3, 2010 |  6:09 pm In a continuation of Yahoo Inc.’s strategy to lighten its corporate load, the Web portal company has sold its job search site HotJobs to online employment firm Monster Worldwide Inc. for $225 million in cash. Yahoo bought HotJobs in 2001 for $436 million, […]


Yahoo to Shorten Logs of User Activity to Three Months

WASHINGTON (AP) – Yahoo Inc. (YHOO) (YHOO) said Wednesday that it will shorten the amount of time that it retains data about its users’ online behavior – including Internet search records – to three months from 13 months and expand the range of data that it “anonymizes” after that period. The company’s new privacy policy […]