Tag Archives: Yahoo

David Kernell Guilty

David Kernell, a former University of Tennessee student, has been found guilty of two charges, including obstruction of justice, relating to his successful hacking attempt of then presidential nominee John McCain’s running mate Sarah Palin’s e-mail account. The leak caused quite a stur after it was discovered that Palin, the former governor of Alaska, was… Read More »

Ron Paul, Hiliary Clinton get similar traffic referrals

When it comes to the presidential campaign sites of Hilary Clinton and Ron Paul, nobody would guess that the two would have anything in common. A website traffic measurement firm says otherwise. According to the firm, both sites are receiving their greatest amount of traffic from Myspace, Yahoo, Yahoo Mail, and of course Google. Without… Read More »

Terry Semel, Yahoo! CEO, Resigns

Terry Semel, the CEO of Yahoo resigned today after his 6 year run at the company. Semel stepped down amidst growing fear that the company could not keep up with Google’s tremendous growth. Today, Google has almost twice the number of sales as Yahoo. Jerry Yang, the co-founder of the company will fill Semel’s position… Read More »