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The Mercury News
Give Yahoo's Marissa Mayer another chanceand on. Mayer bet heavily that the purchase of Tumblr ($1.1 billion in 2013) a
Give Yahoo's Marissa Mayer another chance
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
and on. Mayer bet heavily that the purchase of Tumblr ($1.1 billion in 2013) and invigorating Yahoo's content team, hiring Katie Couric and other high-profile journalists, would dramatically increase revenue. The gambles didn't pay off, and on... Read more
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Mashable
Yahoo has been sold. But what does this mean?Tumblr — plus advertising stuff. They'll also score themselves some sweet edito
Yahoo has been sold. But what does this mean?
Mashable / Posted yesterday
Tumblr — plus advertising stuff. They'll also score themselves some sweet editorial talent, such as former ABC News anchor Katie Couric and New York Times columnist David Pogue (although there's plenty of conjecture that the big names could be... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Yahoo exec optimistic after saleunder AOL could actually look much the same as it does now, McGrath said. The m
Yahoo exec optimistic after sale
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
under AOL could actually look much the same as it does now, McGrath said. The media side, with notable journalists such as Katie Couric, could complement The Huffington Post and other AOL media properties. Under the Verizon umbrella, Yahoo could... Read more
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Roll Call
Clinton's Gender 'No Reason to Vote for Her,' Pelosi Saysand because she's the best person for the job, the California Democrat said in
Clinton's Gender 'No Reason to Vote for Her,' Pelosi Says
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
and because she's the best person for the job, the California Democrat said in an interview with Yahoo News's Katie Couric. Pelosi, who was the first woman speaker of the House, said she would never have wanted her whips to ask... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Will Verizon's Big Yahoo Content Play Work?marketing support. This could help Verizon retain some of the high-profile medi
Will Verizon's Big Yahoo Content Play Work?
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
marketing support. This could help Verizon retain some of the high-profile media personalities, like global news anchor Katie Couric and Yahoo Fashion editor-in-chief Joe Zee, that Mayer lured to Yahoo during her initial push to expand its... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo’s “global anchor.” But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo’s overall ad sales decline. After reporting... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
End of an era: Verizon buys Yahoo's web assets for $4.83 billionand product development to add user traffic and generate more revenue. She expa
End of an era: Verizon buys Yahoo's web assets for $4.83 billion
Crain's New York Business / Posted 2 days ago
and product development to add user traffic and generate more revenue. She expanded online news with big-name hires such as Katie Couric, made several large acquisitions to round out the company’s advertising and video services, and pushed for a... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8 billion; CEO Marissa Mayer says she isn’t leavingin four years) haven’t improved the company’s revenue decline. And her big spen
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8 billion; CEO Marissa Mayer says she isn’t leaving
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
in four years) haven’t improved the company’s revenue decline. And her big spending on media personalities such as Katie Couric and David Pogue haven’t drawn the eyeballs of viewers as hoped. This year, activist investor Starboard Value LP... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Verizon calls time on Yahoo by buying itheightened Yahoo’s strategic split personality by pushing it in the direction o
Verizon calls time on Yahoo by buying it
Namibia Economist / Posted 2 days ago
heightened Yahoo’s strategic split personality by pushing it in the direction of entertainment (by, for example, hiring Katie Couric, a veteran television host) but never fully committed to that future. Third, she strangely showed little... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8 billion; CEO Marissa Mayer says she isn’t leavingin four years) haven’t improved the company’s revenue decline. And her big spen
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8 billion; CEO Marissa Mayer says she isn’t leaving
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 2 days ago
in four years) haven’t improved the company’s revenue decline. And her big spending on media personalities such as Katie Couric and David Pogue haven’t drawn the eyeballs of viewers as hoped. This year, activist investor Starboard Value LP... Read more
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Fortune
Sorry: Yahoo Won't Help Make Verizon CoolTechCrunch, and a wide variety of digital video assets. Under Mayer, Yahoo pour
Sorry: Yahoo Won't Help Make Verizon Cool
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
TechCrunch, and a wide variety of digital video assets. Under Mayer, Yahoo poured millions into original content, hiring Katie Couric and producing television shows like Community. This stuff does not come cheap, and once you make it, there’s no... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo’s “global anchor.” But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo’s overall ad sales decline. After reporting... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Marissa Mayer weighs in on the sale of Yahoounder AOL could actually look much the same as it does now, McGrath added. The
Marissa Mayer weighs in on the sale of Yahoo
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
under AOL could actually look much the same as it does now, McGrath added. The media side, with notable journalists such as Katie Couric, could complement the Huffington Post and other AOL media properties. Under the Verizon umbrella, Yahoo could... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Marissa Mayer weighs in on the sale of Yahoo to Verizonunder AOL could actually look much the same as it does now, McGrath added. The
Marissa Mayer weighs in on the sale of Yahoo to Verizon
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 days ago
under AOL could actually look much the same as it does now, McGrath added. The media side, with notable journalists such as Katie Couric, could complement the Huffington Post and other AOL media properties. Under the Verizon umbrella, Yahoo could... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
With Yahoo Acquisition, Verizon Hopes To Grow Its New Media Empireinstitution, she renewed emphasis on design, assembled a portfolio of acquired
With Yahoo Acquisition, Verizon Hopes To Grow Its New Media Empire
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
institution, she renewed emphasis on design, assembled a portfolio of acquired startups, and hired big-name talent like Katie Couric in the hopes of lending the Yahoo brand an air of media prestige. But Mayer failed to weave those pieces... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. After reporting... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Verizon agrees to buy Yahoo for $4.83 billion, ending Gilbert's bidand product development to add user traffic and generate more revenue. She expa
Verizon agrees to buy Yahoo for $4.83 billion, ending Gilbert's bid
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 2 days ago
and product development to add user traffic and generate more revenue. She expanded online news with big-name hires such as Katie Couric, made several large acquisitions to round out the company’s advertising and video services, and pushed for a... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo’s “global anchor.” But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo’s overall ad sales decline. After reporting... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo’s “global anchor.” But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo’s overall ad sales decline. After reporting... Read more
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CNET
Mayer to Yahoos: "I'm planning to stay"AOL assets. In her time as CEO Mayer tried to make the company a media destina
Mayer to Yahoos: "I'm planning to stay"
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
AOL assets. In her time as CEO Mayer tried to make the company a media destination, hiring personalities like journalist Katie Couric and acquiring the rights to high-profile shows like the sitcom "Community." In January, Yahoo shut down Screen,... Read more
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Providence Business News
Yahoo to sell web assets to Verizon for $4.8Band product development to add user traffic and generate more revenue. She expa
Yahoo to sell web assets to Verizon for $4.8B
Providence Business News / Posted 2 days ago
and product development to add user traffic and generate more revenue. She expanded online news with big-name hires such as Katie Couric, made several large acquisitions to round out the company’s advertising and video services, and pushed for a... Read more
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The Mercury News
The most sugary frozen desserts from 25 chainslasting health problems. Even many seemingly innocent American diets are filled
The most sugary frozen desserts from 25 chains
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
lasting health problems. Even many seemingly innocent American diets are filled with hidden sugar, a topic explored by Katie Couric in her documentary "Fed Up." HealthGrove, a health care research and analysis site powered by Graphiq, found... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Verizon to buy Yahoo in $4.8 billion dealits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon to buy Yahoo in $4.8 billion deal
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo’s “global anchor.” But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo’s overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo’s “global anchor.” But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo’s overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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The Hill
Clinton brings in the heavy hittersthe Hatch Act restricting political activity by federal officials by plugging C
Clinton brings in the heavy hitters
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
the Hatch Act restricting political activity by federal officials by plugging Clinton’s candidacy in an interview with Katie Couric. The White House has banned Cabinet secretaries from speaking at the convention to comply with the law. That... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo’s “global anchor.” But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo’s overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
Local 10 Miami / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Verizon Agrees to Buy Yahoo for $4.8 Billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon Agrees to Buy Yahoo for $4.8 Billion
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo’s “global anchor.” But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo’s overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo’s “global anchor.” But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo’s overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Verizon buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo’s “global anchor.” But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo’s overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Verizon, which owns AOL, is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon, which owns AOL, is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo’s “global anchor.” But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo’s overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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News 8000
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
KSBW Salinas / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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CNET
Verizon to buy Yahoo for $4.83 billion, merge it with AOLhas also tried to make the company a premier media destination, hiring well-kno
Verizon to buy Yahoo for $4.83 billion, merge it with AOL
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
has also tried to make the company a premier media destination, hiring well-known personalities like journalist Katie Couric and acquiring the rights to high-profile shows like the sitcom "Community." But many of her media bets failed.... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionits audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium med
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 2 days ago
its audience through the acquisition of Tumblr and doubling down on premium media content. She brought in TV journalist Katie Couric as Yahoo's "global anchor." But Mayer struggled to slow Yahoo's overall ad sales decline. On a conference call... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Yahoo Sells to Verizon for $4.83 Billionrevive the search and advertising company. But despite pumping significant reso
Yahoo Sells to Verizon for $4.83 Billion
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
revive the search and advertising company. But despite pumping significant resources into Yahoo and hiring buzzy names like Katie Couric for its media business, Mayer has struggled to return Yahoo to its previous position. Yahoo's second-quarter... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Verizon, Yahoo set to announce $4.8 billion dealother content-production efforts felt out of touch, Giusto said. The company fo
Verizon, Yahoo set to announce $4.8 billion deal
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
other content-production efforts felt out of touch, Giusto said. The company focused on hiring celebrity personalities like Katie Couric and Bobbi Brown at a time when everyone else in the space was looking to Millennials and younger audiences, he... Read more
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