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Deborah M. Todd / Reuters:
Yahoo announces first round of layoffs as it trims 15 percent of workforce   —  Yahoo announces first round of layoffs as it trims 15 percent of workforce  —  Yahoo Inc (YHOO.O) announced Wednesday it will lay off 107 employees in the first of what is expected to be more than 1,500 job cuts.
Feb 10, 2016, 5:05 PMIn context
Scott Moritz / Bloomberg Business:
Source: Verizon enlists AOL CEO Tim Armstrong to explore possible bid for Yahoo assets   —  Verizon Said to Enlist AOL CEO Armstrong to Explore Yahoo Deal  —  No formal offer yet, but Verizon CEO favors ‘marrying’ assets  —  Armstrong's advance work builds on ties to Yahoo's CEO Mayer
Feb 8, 2016, 3:05 PMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Yahoo loses Arjun Sethi to Social Capital after buying his company MessageMe in 2014   —  Yahoo Loses Mobile Entrepreneur Arjun Sethi to Venture Firm  —  Yahoo Inc. is losing another one of the entrepreneurs brought in through Chief Executive Marissa Mayer's startup shopping spree.
Feb 5, 2016, 10:15 PMIn context
William Alden / BuzzFeed:
Yahoo writes down Tumblr's value by $230M after paying $1.1B for the blogging service in 2013   —  Tumblr Has Lost Almost A Quarter Of Its Value Under Yahoo's Ownership  —  The scene at Tumblr's Year In Review 2014 at Brooklyn Night Bazaar.  —  Rob Kim / Getty Images
Feb 2, 2016, 9:45 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Re/code:
Yahoo is exploring “strategic alternatives”, says its chairman; CEO Marissa Mayer outlines plans for $400M in cost cuts and asset sales that could bring in $1B+   —  Yahoo for Sale, Says Yahoo, Finally Admitting the Obvious (Also Q4 Results!)  —  Who cares how Yahoo's business performed in its fourth quarter?
Feb 2, 2016, 5:30 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Yahoo announces 15% staff cut, will close 5 overseas offices as part of “aggressive strategic plan”, $1.27B in quarterly revenue, up 1.5% YoY, beating estimates   —  Yahoo to lay off 15% of its workforce as part of ‘aggressive strategic plan’  —  Yahoo (YHOO) announced plans today …
Feb 2, 2016, 4:52 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Re/code:
A look at the $1M motivational guidebook commissioned by Marissa Mayer for all Yahoo employees   —  Marissa Mayer's Big Red Book: A Guide to What the Yahoo CEO Will Do Next  —  In the late fall, employees across Yahoo arrived at work to find a message from CEO Marissa Mayer on their desks.
Feb 2, 2016, 3:10 PMIn context
Eugene Kim / Business Insider:
Inside Marissa Mayer's efforts to maintain Yahoo Labs amid layoffs, overseas office shutdowns, and a shift from longer-term research to product initiatives   —  Marissa Mayer is struggling to revive Yahoo's Google-like moonshot factory  —  Google has its famous X lab, Microsoft has Microsoft Research, and Yahoo has Yahoo Labs.
Feb 2, 2016, 1:33 PMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Yahoo's Marissa Mayer to unveil cost-cutting plan that includes up to 15% staff reduction, closure of some units   —  Yahoo's Marissa Mayer to Unveil Cost-Cutting Plan  —  Chief executive is expected to announce a cost-cutting plan that includes the closing of several units …
Feb 1, 2016, 12:55 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Yahoo Downsizes In Latin America, Closes Mexico And Argentina Operations   —  Ahead of its Q4 earnings and a bigger restructuring on the cards, Yahoo is downsizing in its regional operations, specifically in Latin America.  TechCrunch has learned and confirmed that Yahoo has closed its offices in Mexico City and Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Jan 28, 2016, 6:10 PMIn context

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