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Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Yahoo's new iOS app, Yahoo Radar, helps with researching trips to US cities, will use data from user's inbox, more; no plans for Android version   —  Yahoo has launched an application to make it easier for people to plan their next trip.  Called Yahoo Radar, it brings the company's search …
Jun 21, 2016, 12:55 PMIn context
Seth Fiegerman / Mashable:
Behind the scenes at Tumblr after the Yahoo acquisition: new competition, a $240M writedown in February, and an uncertain future   —  After Marissa Mayer promised ‘not to screw it up’  —  Marissa Mayer was running late.  This time, it wasn't for a dinner with skeptical advertisers nor …
Jun 18, 2016, 11:15 AMIn context
Nathan Donato-Weinstein / Silicon Valley Business …:
Yahoo sells 48.6-acre Santa Clara site for $250M to LeEco, a Chinese company planning US video streaming service and smartphone launches later this year   —  Chinese tech company LeEco has completed the acquisition of Yahoo's nearly 50-acre development site in Santa Clara …
Jun 17, 2016, 5:25 PMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
How Marissa Mayer's spending at Yahoo to spur growth, in defiance of deals with activist investors to cut costs, led to auction of core assets, board shakeup   —  Embattled CEO failed to produce pledged savings, plunged deeper into turnaround; more room in the parking lot
Jun 17, 2016, 1:10 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Former Twitter executive Katie Jacobs Stanton is headed for genomics startup Color as CMO   —  The well-liked digital media exec is taking a new direction.  —  Katie Jacobs Stanton, the former head of media at Twitter, is taking a job as head of marketing for gene startup Color Genomics.
Jun 13, 2016, 1:25 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Yahoo will shut down its old Messenger on August 5, urges users to move to the new Messenger app they launched in 2015   —  Yahoo said today that it will be shutting down its old Messenger application on August 5.  Downloads of the old version are no longer available from Yahoo …
Jun 10, 2016, 5:20 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Verizon is bidding $3-3.5B for Yahoo's core business, other $5B+ bids include patent portfolio and real estate assets   —  The prices coming in are all over the map.  —  If you were even the best person at math, you'd probably find yourself confused by the spate of varying media accounts …
Jun 10, 2016, 11:10 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Yahoo hires bank to auction off 3K patents, including original search patent, expects $1B+, sets mid-June deadline for preliminary bids   —  Yahoo has set mid-June deadline for preliminary bids and hired Black Stone IP to run auction  —  Yahoo Inc. has kicked off an auction …
Jun 7, 2016, 10:15 PMIn context
John Ribeiro / PCWorld:
Google, Facebook, civil rights groups oppose bills that would let US gov, including any FBI field office, get browsing history, more without warrant via NSLs   —  Proposed rules would give government access even to browser history and email metadata  —  Google, Facebook, Yahoo and industry …
Jun 7, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Jenna McLaughlin / The Intercept:
FBI Kept Demanding Email Records Despite DOJ Saying It Needed a Warrant   —  The secret government requests for customer information Yahoo made public Wednesday reveal that the FBI is still demanding email records from companies without a warrant, despite being told by Justice Department lawyers …
Jun 3, 2016, 12:00 AMIn context

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