Latest Terry Semel Stories

Is Yahoo’s Ship Sinking One Last Time?
2012-01-18 09:37:59

Since Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang announced his departure, the lifeboats appear to be lowering in what could become a mass exodus from the struggling search portal.

2011-05-10 09:22:00

LOS ANGELES, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The UCLA Longevity Center, a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing and extending productive and healthy lives through research and education, honors two-time Academy Award winning actress Jane Fonda, entrepreneur and philanthropist James A.

2010-10-01 05:40:00

Yahoo announced on Thursday that three of its top executives are leaving the company.

2010-04-21 06:02:35

Yahoo performed its best quarterly performance since hiring Carol Bartz and its partnership with Microsoft Corp.

2009-04-30 13:23:23

Former CEO and co-founder of Yahoo Jerry Yang's 2008 compensation package was limited to his customary $1 salary during his final year as chief executive of the company.

2009-02-27 14:16:34

After making a six-week "whirlwind tour" to help diagnose the company’s problems, Yahoo’s new Chief Executive Carol Bartz unveiled a broad reorganization on Thursday designed to disassemble what she called the “silos” that have held the company back.

2008-08-23 11:27:29

The founder of Oracle Corp., Larry Ellison, is the top-paid chief executives in the United States.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.