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Verizon Buys Yahoo's Core Business for Nearly $5 Billion
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Verizon Buys Yahoo's Core Business for Nearly $5 Billion

The purchase will boost Verizon's AOL internet business, which it bought last year for $4.4 billion, as it gains access to Yahoo's ad technology tools.
As Yahoo Declines, Some in Silicon Valley Mourn While Others Hold Out Hope
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As Yahoo Declines, Some in Silicon Valley Mourn While Others Hold Out Hope

In the formative years of the web, Yahoo was the biggest, richest internet upstart in Silicon Valley, and it incubated a generation of executives.
Yahoo Releases What Could Be its Last Report Before its Sale
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Yahoo Releases What Could Be its Last Report Before its Sale

Yahoo Inc.'s quarterly earnings fell short of Wall Street expectations on Monday.
Mozilla Could Cash Out Big If It Doesn't Like Yahoo's New Owner
Mozilla

Mozilla Could Cash Out Big If It Doesn't Like Yahoo's New Owner

'Each of our search partnerships is the result of a competitive process reflective of the value that Firefox brings to the ecosystem. The Yahoo relationship is no different.'
Verizon, AT&T Set to Make Final Round of Bids for Yahoo Web Assets
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Verizon, AT&T Set to Make Final Round of Bids for Yahoo Web Assets

The biggest U.S. wireless carrier is seeking to challenge the second largest U.S. wireless provider in the third round of bidding.
AT&T Seeks to Top Verizon's Bid for Yahoo
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AT&T Seeks to Top Verizon's Bid for Yahoo

No committed financing was required for second-round bids, and Yahoo will assemble in the coming days a new shortlist of bidders from which it will solicit binding offers.
Yahoo Looking to Sell About 3,000 Patents That Could Be Worth More Than $1 Billion
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Yahoo Looking to Sell About 3,000 Patents That Could Be Worth More Than $1 Billion

The company has sent letters to a number of potential buyers for the patents, which date back to when the company was founded in 1996 and also include its original search technology.
Verizon to Submit $3 Billion Bid for Yahoo's Internet Business
Verizon

Verizon to Submit $3 Billion Bid for Yahoo's Internet Business

Yahoo is expected to hold at least one more round of bidding, and the offers could change by the final round, the paper reported.
Twitter Met With Yahoo to Discuss Merger
Performance Ignited

Twitter Met With Yahoo to Discuss Merger

A news report, citing sources close to the talks, said execs at the two firms had met several weeks ago and had spent several hours looking at whether a strategic combination might make sense.
Matt Clinch
Yahoo Bids May Be Coming in Way Lower Than Expected
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Yahoo Bids May Be Coming in Way Lower Than Expected

Bidders include frontrunner Verizon, inventor Dan Gilbert (backed by Warren Buffett), TPG, and a consortium that includes Bain Capital and former Yahoo CEO Ross Levinsohn.
Buffett's Berkshire Invested $1 Billion in Apple
Warren Buffett

Buffett's Berkshire Invested $1 Billion in Apple

He also offered to help finance a deal to acquire Yahoo.
Yahoo Has Lost a Huge Deal That Brought in $100 Million a Year
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Yahoo Has Lost a Huge Deal That Brought in $100 Million a Year

The deal had been in place for 15 years.
Tom Huddleston, Jr.
Imagine These 7 Entrepreneurs as 'Game of Thrones' Characters
Radicals & Visionaries

Imagine These 7 Entrepreneurs as 'Game of Thrones' Characters

Following the kick off for Season 6, we're taking a look at the following entrepreneurs cast as your favorite 'Game of Thrones' characters.
Carolyn Sun
Yahoo

The Slow, Sad Death of Yahoo

Look back at over two decades of turmoil at a company that once sat atop the World Wed Web, and weep.