Weekly News Roundup

High-Tech Sneakers Raise More Than $300,000 on Indiegogo

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Looking to keep on top of the latest headlines in small business, innovation and tech? Check out our Weekly News recaps posted every Friday AM -- a quick summary designed to keep you current.

Yahoo announced changes to its turnaround strategy. Instead of spinning off its roughly $30 billion stake in Chinese e-commerce Alibaba, it will instead spin off its core web business into a separate entity. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer explains the revamped plans for the fledgling company. 

Airbnb is now the third-highest valued startup in the world after closing a $25.5 billion funding round. Can you guess which startup ranked first and second? 

And if you think you've seen flashy kicks, these high-tech sneakers that display HD animations have raised more than $300,000 on Indiegogo -- way past its original fundraising goal

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Edition: December 2016

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