Yahoo at WWW2011

Yahoo’s scientific leadership strong at the 20th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2011) in Hyderabad, India.

Big Thinker Deborah Estrin at Yahoo

UCLA Computer Science Professor Deborah Estrin gave a talk at Yahoo’s Great America campus on modern sensor networks.

Principal Research Scientist Duncan Watts Releases New Book

Principal Research Scientist Duncan Watts releases book "Everything is Obvious, Once You Know the Answer" about the problems of social systems.

University of Texas Hack U™ Recap

From March 23rd to 26th the Hack U team was out at the University of Texas in Austin, Texas. Much like we have for other hack events, we had a series of talks to start out the event, covering a number of topics...

Hack U™ at UW and GA Tech

Yahoo recently wrapped up two exciting Hack U™ events at the University of Washington (UW) and Georgia Tech (GA Tech).

Academic Relations: Student Programs

Academic Relations: Student Programs

We believe that today's university thinkers are tomorrow's industry leaders and with a broad range of engaging programs on your campus you can show off your skills, get an inside look at the world’s largest global online network, and have a great time doing it.

Evgeniy Gabrilovich Honored with Prestigious Karen Spärck Jones Award

Evgeniy Gabrilovich, senior research scientist and manager of the NLP & IR Group at Yahoo Labs was honored last week by the British Computer Society Information Retrieval Specialist Group (BCS IRSG) with the prestigious Karen Spärck Jones Award.

Big Thinker Chris Anderson Delivers Talk about a New Industrial Revolution

Editor-in-Chief of <i>Wired</i> magazine Chris Anderson recently gave a talk at Yahoo’s Sunnyvale campus entitled, “The New Industrial Revolution.”

Yahoo Labs at WSDM 2011

For the third year in a row, Yahoo Labs took the Best Paper Award win at the ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM 2011), held February 9 to 12 in Hong Kong.

Yahoo Labs Launches Beijing Location

On Tuesday, March 1, Yahoo Labs officially announced the opening of Yahoo Labs Beijing -- the seventh global Labs location, joining Silicon Valley, New York City, Barcelona, Haifa, Bangalore and Santiago, Chile.