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Was Yahoo's Tumblr Acquisition a Flop?
Acqusitions

Was Yahoo's Tumblr Acquisition a Flop?

The $1.1 billion acquisition has failed to deliver a desperately needed revenue boost, but that doesn't mean CEO Marissa Mayer should halt all acquisitions.
Miguel Helft
Shark Tank Star Mark Cuban: 'Money Can't Buy Happiness'
Mark Cuban

Shark Tank Star Mark Cuban: 'Money Can't Buy Happiness'

…But it sure makes life easier, the self-made billionaire says. Why? With it comes freedom.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Though Few Have, Now Is the Right Time to Embrace Video Earnings Calls

Though Few Have, Now Is the Right Time to Embrace Video Earnings Calls

Public companies have much to gain from the power of video to showcase their executives and their message.
Ben Chodor
Yahoo Wants You to Set Up an Ecommerce Shop on Its Revamped Small Biz Platform
Ecommerce

Yahoo Wants You to Set Up an Ecommerce Shop on Its Revamped Small Biz Platform

With its eye on snagging more of the DIY ecommerce market, Yahoo has introduced a new suite of tools for small businesses.
Nina Zipkin
In an Effort to Up Its Mobile Ad Game, Yahoo Acquires Flurry
Acquisitions

In an Effort to Up Its Mobile Ad Game, Yahoo Acquires Flurry

The mobile ad and analytics company is one of Yahoo's most expensive acquisition to date under CEO Marissa Mayer.
Laura Entis
Defiance Is the Key to Weathering Startup Negativty
Startups

Defiance Is the Key to Weathering Startup Negativty

Hold fast when the naysayers unleash a barrage of discouragement. It makes it even better when you succeed.
Bobby Campbell
Marissa Explains It All: 5 Motivating Quotes From Yahoo's CEO
Yahoo

Marissa Explains It All: 5 Motivating Quotes From Yahoo's CEO

Some insights and takeaways from Marissa Mayer on her two-year anniversary as chief executive.
Matthew Toren
'Community' Fans Rejoice: Yahoo Is Resurrecting the Axed NBC Comedy
Yahoo

'Community' Fans Rejoice: Yahoo Is Resurrecting the Axed NBC Comedy

Yes, a sixth season of 'Community' is really happening -- and it could give Yahoo a leg up in the video programming game.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why You Need to Think Beyond Google When It Comes to SEO
SEO

Why You Need to Think Beyond Google When It Comes to SEO

Major search engines aren't your only source for getting discovered online and driving traffic to your site. In this video, Rand Fishkin explains.
Jason Fell
Which Company Led the Way for Tech Acquisitions in 2013?
Acquisitions

Which Company Led the Way for Tech Acquisitions in 2013?

Hint: It isn't Apple or Google.
Laura Entis
Almost Every Major Tech Company in America Blasts the FCC's Net Neutrality Proposal
Net Neutrality

Almost Every Major Tech Company in America Blasts the FCC's Net Neutrality Proposal

Opposition to the proposed rule change is growing louder as one commissioner calls for a delay on the May 15 vote and a public comment period.
Benjamin Kabin
Marissa Mayer: Mobile Was a Huge Missed Opportunity for Yahoo
Yahoo

Marissa Mayer: Mobile Was a Huge Missed Opportunity for Yahoo

The CEO says being late to mobile was one of Yahoo's biggest mistakes, but says the company is making up for lost time.
Benjamin Kabin
Tumblr Still Struggling to Be a Profitable Business
Tumblr

Tumblr Still Struggling to Be a Profitable Business

In a report, founder David Karp says the stakes for proving that Tumblr is a great business are 'as high as they've ever been.'
Jason Fell
An Inside Look at Yahoo's Original Series
Yahoo

An Inside Look at Yahoo's Original Series

Yahoo announced two original comedy series -- one about a misfit spaceship crew and one about Las Vegas's first pro basketball team.
Nina Zipkin