Ilaria Bordino, Yelena Mejova, Mounia Lalmas Awarded Best Paper at CIKM 2013

We are very pleased to announce that three of our colleagues -- Ilaria Bordino, Yelena Mejova, and Mounia Lalmas -- have been distinguished with a Best Paper award at the 22nd ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2013).

Yahoo Labs is now on Tumblr!

We're pleased to share that Yahoo Labs now has a home on Tumblr.

Christian Holz Awarded Best Paper at UIST 2013

We are pleased to announce that one of our newest colleagues, Christian Holz, was recently recognized with a Best Paper award at the 26th annual ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (UIST).

#YahooDataCenter @HowardU = !!!

Yahoo Labs is proud to have taken part in a donation of 125 servers to power the brand new Yahoo Data Center at Howard University.

2013 Yahoo ACE Award Recipients Selected

Yahoo Labs is proud to announce the 2013 Yahoo ACE (Academic Career Enhancement) Award recipients for the 2013-2014 academic year.

Hack University Events Inspire Student Innovation in India

We wrapped a successful campus hack season in India with three back-to-back Hack University events at India’s top tech colleges this past month, including IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi and IIT Kanpur.

Dr. Robin Murphy Speaks about Disaster Robotics and Informatics for #BigThinkers

We had the pleasure of hosting Dr. Robin R. Murphy, Raytheon professor of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M for our #BigThinkers speaker series.

Edo Liberty Receives Best Research Paper at KDD 2013

We are proud to announce that our Research Scientist, Edo Liberty, has been recognized with this year's Best Research Paper award at the 19th annual ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD).

Marissa Mayer Interview with Bloomberg on Rise of Yahoo Labs

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer recently spoke to Bloomberg News on the resurgence of Yahoo Labs. The article discusses the importance and commitment Mayer places on research, which is reflected in the company's hiring efforts this year.

Yahoo Summer School Features Semantic Search in Bangalore

Yahoo Labs' recent fourth annual Summer School event in Bangalore provided a forum to discuss the hottest topics in Semantic Search -- like query interpretation, response ranking, or entity extraction, and gave insight into how our Labs and Product teams are collaborating.