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Yahoo Reportedly Fired a Bunch of Workers by Accident
Yahoo

Yahoo Reportedly Fired a Bunch of Workers by Accident

As many as 30 employees were said to have been let go, only to be later told that they were simply on a shortlist.
Sources: Yahoo to Slash 10 Percent of Workforce
Yahoo

Sources: Yahoo to Slash 10 Percent of Workforce

The layoffs, which would result in more than 1,000 people leaving the tech giant, is set to affect Yahoo's media business, European operations, and platforms-technology group.
High-Tech Sneakers Raise More Than $300,000 on Indiegogo
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High-Tech Sneakers Raise More Than $300,000 on Indiegogo

Plus: learn which sharing economy startup is reportedly valued at more than $25 billion.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Gives Birth to Twin Girls
Motherhood

Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Gives Birth to Twin Girls

The embattled CEO announced her daughters' arrival on Tumblr.
Yahoo Will Spin Off Its Core Web Business -- Not Its $31 Billion Alibaba Stake
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Yahoo Will Spin Off Its Core Web Business -- Not Its $31 Billion Alibaba Stake

The board cited 'tax risk' as its reason for the change of course.
Geoff Weiss
The Yahoo Board Will Discuss Future of Company, Marissa Mayer During Meeting
Yahoo

The Yahoo Board Will Discuss Future of Company, Marissa Mayer During Meeting

There are rumors that the board is considering selling its core Internet business.
Investors Urge Yahoo to Sell Core Search Business Instead of Alibaba Stake
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Investors Urge Yahoo to Sell Core Search Business Instead of Alibaba Stake

Activist investor Starboard wants the company to rethink its plans to sell its stake in Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba.
For Tech Companies in the Bay Area, Gender Diversity Still Lags
Gender Gap

For Tech Companies in the Bay Area, Gender Diversity Still Lags

A new study revealed the most diverse players in the tech sector as major companies make public efforts to hire more women and minorities.
Marissa Mayer Channeled 'The Wizard of Oz' in Bizarre $70,000 Team-Building Photo Shoot
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Marissa Mayer Channeled 'The Wizard of Oz' in Bizarre $70,000 Team-Building Photo Shoot

Top staffers dressed as characters from the classic film, including Mayer as Dorothy, complete with blue-ribboned braids and a cheeky grin.
Geoff Weiss
15 Surprising Tech Mergers That Could Have Happened But Didn't (Infographic)
Technology

15 Surprising Tech Mergers That Could Have Happened But Didn't (Infographic)

MySpace could have snagged Facebook. Facebook could have scored Snapchat. Alas, there are many offers that can be refused. Not every match is made in heaven.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Is Marissa Mayer Running Out of Time?
Yahoo

Is Marissa Mayer Running Out of Time?

The CEO's turnaround plan for Yahoo is looking less promising by the day.
Erin Griffith
You Can Now Sign Into Your Yahoo Email Account Without a Password
Yahoo Mail

You Can Now Sign Into Your Yahoo Email Account Without a Password

With the new Account Key feature, users of the Yahoo Mail app are no longer required to type in their passwords.
Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Is Expecting Identical Twin Girls
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Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Is Expecting Identical Twin Girls

She made the announcement in a blog post, adding that she will be 'taking limited time away and working throughout.'
Laura Entis
Earnings Reports

Yahoo Fails to Soothe Investors' Fears About the Company's Future

The company boosted revenue slightly, but lost money due to traffic costs. And it failed to provide any outlook for its massive Alibaba spinoff.
Mathew Ingram