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May 20, 2013

Yahoo buys Tumblr for $1.1 billion cash, reports say

Yahoo buys Tumblr for $1.1 billion cash, reports say
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Yahoo buys Tumblr for a whooping $1.1 billion in cold cash, according to reports from Wall Street Journal and technology news site AllThingsD this Sunday, May 19, 2013. Tumblr, a popular microblogging platform and social networking website, was launched in February 2007. Yahoo and Tumblr logo Credit: Yahoo/Tumblr According to earlier reports, Yahoo plans to […]


Feb 24, 2013

Yahoo work-from-home employees ban starting this June, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer orders

Yahoo work-from-home employees ban starting this June, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer orders
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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer reportedly issued a new rule, stating that employees who are working from home will not be allowed anymore starting this June, and advised them to report directly in Yahoo offices. This new memo comes a day after the newly re-designed Yahoo homepage was unveiled. As noted by All Things Digital on […]


Feb 21, 2013

New Yahoo homepage unveiled by Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, appears on NBC’s Today Show (Video)

New Yahoo homepage unveiled by Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, appears on NBC's Today Show (Video)
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Updated: February 24, 2013 3:20 p.m. Read Yahoo work-from-home employees ban starting this June, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer orders Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer unveiled the new Yahoo homepage on Wednesday, February 20, 2013, which is now offering a fresh design compatible to today’s era of smartphone web browsing and “quite personal in nature.” Yahoo.com is […]