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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
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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
A Digital Marketing First? Burt's Bees Wants to Pollinate Your Electronic Calendar
Marketing

A Digital Marketing First? Burt's Bees Wants to Pollinate Your Electronic Calendar

Consumers must opt into the advertising initiative that adds weekly events to their electronic calendars via Apple, Microsoft, Google and Yahoo.
Geoff Weiss
Ashton Kutcher: What Matters Is Entrepreneurial 'Grit'
Panels

Ashton Kutcher: What Matters Is Entrepreneurial 'Grit'

Big-name Silicon Valley investors and leaders participated in panel discussion on entrepreneurship -- as well as a 'Shark Tank' of sorts -- at Colgate University this weekend.
Geoff Weiss
Aereo Founder: If We Lose, 'We Have No Plan B'
Innovators

Aereo Founder: If We Lose, 'We Have No Plan B'

Chet Kanojia, network TV's Enemy No. 1, is looking to expand his controversial business even as he heads to the Supreme Court to defend it.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Ad-Hungry Yahoo Hopes to Strike Gold With an Original Comedy Series
Content Strategy

Ad-Hungry Yahoo Hopes to Strike Gold With an Original Comedy Series

Taking a page from Netflix, Amazon and Hulu, Yahoo is reportedly entering the content production arena.
Geoff Weiss
Yahoo Unveils Massive New Encryption Scheme to Protect Users
Security

Yahoo Unveils Massive New Encryption Scheme to Protect Users

Online privacy champion Alex Stamos is making it a lot tougher for hackers and spies to snoop around Yahoo's insides. Here's what you need to know.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Rumored: Yahoo Might Launch Its Own YouTube, Allegedly Snatching Up Viral YouTube Talent
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Rumored: Yahoo Might Launch Its Own YouTube, Allegedly Snatching Up Viral YouTube Talent

Could arch internet search rivals Google and Yahoo be headed for a battle over online video viewers? Maybe... if Marissa Mayer has her way.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Young Millionaire: Inside the Mind of Yahoo's Teen Sensation Nick D'Aloisio
Innovator Profiles

Young Millionaire: Inside the Mind of Yahoo's Teen Sensation Nick D'Aloisio

While he has already accomplished far more than most of us will in our entire lives, the humble London 18-year-old says he leads a 'fairly normal life.'
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Alibaba Could Be the Biggest IPO Ever -- But What the Heck Is It?
IPO

Alibaba Could Be the Biggest IPO Ever -- But What the Heck Is It?

On the heels of its IPO announcement, we break down the rapidly swelling internet conglomerate that has been called, alternately, the eBay, Amazon and PayPal of China.
Geoff Weiss
10 Fascinating Facts About the World Wide Web on Its 25th Birthday
History of the Internet

10 Fascinating Facts About the World Wide Web on Its 25th Birthday

What you might not know about the intangible cultural force that forever changed the way we live, work, play and communicate.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
4 Things to Know About Yahoo's New Information Security VP Alex Stamos
Yahoo

4 Things to Know About Yahoo's New Information Security VP Alex Stamos

A closer look at the outspoken NSA critic that Yahoo trusts to keep cybercrime out of its business and the business of its millions of users.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The 25 Highest-Paying Companies for Interns
Internships

The 25 Highest-Paying Companies for Interns

A new list ranks companies based on the amount they pay their interns -- and the results may shock you.
Laura Entis
Yahoo's New 'Gemini' Tool Ties Mobile Ads and Native Search Together
Marketing

Yahoo's New 'Gemini' Tool Ties Mobile Ads and Native Search Together

The tech giant makes a noteworthy move in the mobile market, but is it enough to put it on par with Facebook and Twitter?
Kim Lachance Shandrow