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How YP Is Growing A Giant Tech Team In Glendale
One of the largest concentrations of technical talent in Los Angeles is in Glendale, at YP -- staffed with a surprising number of Los Angeles startup vets.
Tue May 21, 2013
Yahoo looks to regain its cool with Tumblr deal
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Yahoo-Tumblr Deal a Hail Mary Pass That May Never Pay Off
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Former Yahoo! employee killed after falling from roof during San...
A former Yahoo! employee died over the weekend after falling from the roof of a four-story house in San Francisco while attending a party for the city's annual 'Bay to Breakers' foot race.
Mon May 20, 2013
Yahoo! PT Raised to $27.00 at Piper Jaffray
The firm currently has a "neutral" rating on the stock. The analysts wrote, "Yahoo! acquired Tumblr, a blogging platform, for $1.1 billion in essentially all cash.
Pricetag puts Tumblr in rare company
David Karp is in pretty rare air. He's just sold his microblogging service, Tumblr, for $1.1 billion, a price rarely achieved for a venture-backed company.
Interview With Tumblr Investor, Spark Capital
Spark Capital is located on Boston's swank Newbury Street. But in recent weeks it has taken up some very ritzy media real estate for the $450 million it raised in the first quarter of 2013 and its leading role in keeping Tumblr going long enough for Yahoo to pay $1.1 billion in cash according to the New York Times for the blogging service.
Yahoo takes big leap with $1.1B deal for Tumblr
Experts say the officer who killed a Long Island college student and a home invasion suspect on Friday was confronted with a split-second choice.
Sun May 19, 2013
Yahoo to buy Tumblr: $1.1 billion cash offer according to source
Yahoo to buy Tumblr for $1.1 billion cash says a source close to the deal according to The New York Times.
Report: Yahoo to buy Tumblr for $1.1 billion in cash
Yahoo! Inc. is set to purchase Tumblr, a blogging tool, for $1.1 billion, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Sat May 18, 2013
Yahoo Reportedly Nearing $1.1B Acquisition Of Tumblr
Yahoo may be on the verge of closing its biggest acquisition during the 10-month reign of CEO Marissa Mayer as she tries to attract more traffic and advertisers to the Internet company's website and mobile applications.
Fri May 17, 2013
Time Warner Cable Looking to Buy Hulu Before Yahoo
According to Bloomberg , discussions are "at an early stage and a transaction isn't certain." Another, unidentified pay-TV company is also interested in acquiring Hulu.
Thu May 16, 2013
Is Marissa Mayer About to Buy Tumblr for $1 Billion?
In a deal that would vault Yahoo into the premiere league of social media, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is said to be closing in on a $1 billion acquisition deal with David Karp , the CEO of New York-based Tumblr .
Wed May 15, 2013
The London Free Press
Hedge fund billionaire Daniel Loeb says Sony reminds him of Yahoo
Billionaire hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb says Sony Corp reminds him of Yahoo Inc before he waged a bitter proxy fight that triggered a boardroom shake-out at the Internet company last year.
Yahoo to woo younger users in effort to be cool again
Yahoo plans to ramp up advertising and marketing efforts as it seeks to break its reliance on an "aging demographic" and become more relevant among young adults, the company's finance chief said on Tuesday.
Tue May 14, 2013
Analyst Moves: YHOO, V, SODA
This morning, Cantor Fitzgerald increased its price target on shares of Yahoo! to $30 based on the increasing value of its stake in Alibaba.
Hedge Fund News: Dan Loeb, David Tepper, Dell Inc.
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American billionaire calls for breakup of Sony
The manager of a leading American hedge fund, one of Sony Entertainment's biggest shareholders has a 6.5 percent stake and plans to boost the Sony share price by 60%. Notorious for in his power play breakups and dismissals at both Yahoo and Google, Daniel Loeb, the chief executive of Third Point, now has his sights set on Sony.
Yahoo! Receives "Conviction-Buy" Rating from Goldman Sachs
's stock had its "conviction-buy" rating reaffirmed by research analysts at Goldman Sachs in a report released on Tuesday, StocKRatingsNetwork.com reports.