The tax-free spinoff is a response to shareholder pressure.
Starboard Value said that if Yahoo pursues its rumored purchase of Scripps Networks, it would indicate that a 'significant leadership change' is required at the tech giant.
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It claims a merger could create up to $1 billion in 'synergies.'
Tumblr Founder David Karp envisions a more aspirational approach on par with the great television and print campaigns of yore.
BrightRoll is a good company, but Yahoo could buy its competition for less money.
Yahoo can beat out its largest rivals for hot startups, but only if it gives Marissa Mayer more freedom.
Video posts are now growing twice as fast as photo posts on Tumblr. On Thursday, the company revamps its product to be more video-centric.
Mayer is trying to steer investor focus away from the tech company's stagnant revenue and toward achievements and growth prospects that have been flying below the radar.
Mergers and Acquisitions
The 8-year-old San Francisco startup Brightroll helps leading brands target their video ads for the web's biggest video publishers.
CEO Marissa Mayer will also give details of how the company is evaluating possible acquisitions as it faces pressure from an activist investor.
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For the first time, women have taken the reins of some of the world's largest corporations. The challenges they face are anything but new.
The tech giant plans to invest a part of the proceeds from its Alibaba stake in the popular mobile messaging app.