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Yahoo May Write Off $1 Billion Acquisition of Tumblr

Yahoo said earlier in the month it took a $230 million impairment charge related to Tumblr and was considering strategic alternatives for its core internet business.
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Yahoo Forms Panel to Explore Strategic Options

The move comes two days after Bloomberg reported activist investor Starboard Value LP was taking initial steps toward a potential proxy fight with Yahoo.
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Yahoo Announces First Round of Layoffs as it Trims 15 Percent of Workforce

The layoffs take effect April 11 and affected employees received 60-day advance notice of the move
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Yahoo to Lay Off 15 Percent of Workforce, Consider Reverse Spinoff

'We believe a simplified Yahoo will create greater shareholder value over the long term,' said CEO Marissa Mayer.
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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.
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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.
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Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Gives Birth to Twin Girls

The embattled CEO announced her daughters' arrival on Tumblr.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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.
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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.
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.
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Is Marissa Mayer Running Out of Time?

The CEO's turnaround plan for Yahoo is looking less promising by the day.
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.