Radical restructure

The internet company has undergone a radical restructuring as it fights to restore growth following the sacking of chief executive Carol Bartz and sweeping job cuts

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Alibaba prices shares in IPO at $68

Record-setting float will raise $21.8bn

SoftBank: playing the market

Group should sell stake in Alibaba bought for $20m in 2000 and is now worth more than $50bn

Special Reports

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Future of search, media, people, networking apps, online video, social network and privacy

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Security experts on both sides of the Atlantic are calling for closer co-operation with businesses

Yahoo faced fines over NSA compliance

Search group’s battle with US over user information dates back to 2007

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Next steps on more women in tech

This issue is about innovation, not about gender equality or managing to some diversity metric

Online ad group valued above $1bn

AppNexus raised $60m in a deal that valued the group at $1.2bn

Alibaba overhauls its Alipay relationship

Restructuring eliminates cap on potential gain in any Alipay IPO

US tech in China: pawns of villains?

Beijing’s moves seem to be part retribution and part opportunism

Marketers hope to bridge mobile gap

Americans spend a quarter of their time with media on mobile

Yahoo buys Flurry for app analytics

Among the biggest acquisitions since Tumblr purchase

US media: Who else might be in play?

21st Century Fox’s bid for Time Warner could spark other deals

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Yahoo: Life beyond Alibaba?

Internet doyenne has yet to answer questions about its core strategy

Yahoo agrees to fresh deal on Alibaba

US internet company to reduce amount it will sell in IPO

Yahoo’s Mayer ‘not satisified’ as sales slide

Profits at the web portal fall 19 per cent

Google Ventures: start me up

Smart way to invest cash and breathe life into some European start-ups

Weinstein eyes TV sale for online era

Producer could sell a majority stake ‘if it really makes sense’

Alibaba recruits big guns to join board

Ex-Goldman star and HK’s first chief among directors

China denounces US tech ‘pawns’

State media offensive coincides with Tiananmen anniversary

Swedish entrepreneur’s shopfront site takes off

Group’s adds 40,000 stores in 100 countries

Canal Plus looked to buy into Dailymotion

Talks of stake in video portal would alleviate Paris concerns

Alibaba eyes stake in online payment arm

Move could improve valuation at looming IPO

Higher risk of being fired for women CEOs

Boardroom culture remains overwhelmingly male, study shows

Battle begins for smartphone home screen

‘Super-apps’ offer new levels of control and personalised data

Alibaba’s worth is flotation teaser

Group’s value ahead of US IPO is anything from $80bn to $150bn

The Awesomes

Online originals face fight for advertising

Programming is proliferating but needs to secure viewers

Co-founder Filo returns to Yahoo board

Marissa Mayer receives $25m package in 2013

Alibaba helps Yahoo meet profit forecasts

US internet group’s shares rise 10% on quarterly figures

Q&A: Tips on repelling the Heartbleed bug

Researchers say flaw leaves email sites and banks vulnerable

Nine to five: great way to make a living

Only a strict routine can stop our jobs silting up our lives

‘Heartbleed bug’ threatens web traffic

Flaw could expose user data and content to cyber criminals

Sotheby’s hits back in battle with Loeb

Aggressive response by auction house to activist investor’s board bid

Yahoo shareholders eye Alibaba payday

Few clues how US internet group might spend proceeds of its stake

Chinese internet: Mobile wars

China’s big three online rivals are transforming inefficient sectors of the economy

HK hedge funds conjure up Alibaba shares

Synthetic shares sold by investment banks as certificates

Yahoo steps up data collection drive

Group to drop use of Facebook and Google sign-ins on its services

Britain’s spy agency caught in webcam row

Yahoo furious over new Snowden leaks

Orange chairman and chief executive Stéphane Richard

Orange in talks with Microsoft

French group considers sale of minority stake in Dailymotion

D’Aloisio invests in web store developer

Summly founder makes first investment with Yahoo! proceeds

Alibaba growth slows ahead of IPO

Yahoo numbers show deceleration at Chinese ecommerce group

Yahoo suffers from Alibaba slowdown

Mayer ‘encouraged’ despite advertising disappointment

Technology companies strike US data deal

Facebook, Google and others win transparency concession