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Yahoo Plots Alliance with Facebook in New Search Deal (The Sunday Telegraph)
Sources have told The Sunday Telegraph that Marissa Mayer, chief executive of Yahoo, has held discussions with Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s chief operating officer, about how the two companies can work more closely together. The two Internet giants have already collaborated together on a number of small projects, for example to share Yahoo! news on Facebook, and recently agreed to settle a number of long-standing lawsuits over patents.

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If Only a Picture Was Worth a Thousand Twinkies…

Buy All The Twinkies

This morning the world awoke to some sad, sad news—after 82 years of providing delicious products like Twinkies, Ding Dongs and Wonder Bread, Hostess Brands have shut their doors, following a Bakers Union strike. Of course, the social web has responded to the news of Hostess’ demise with a whole slew of tweets, status updates and images mourning the loss of Twinkies, Ding Dongs, Sno Balls, Ho Hos, Cupcakes and other Hostess favorites.

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