05/30/2013, Tumblr has announced that it is now bringing in-stream ads to the website. This advertising model initially debuted on mobile apps last month.
05/27/2013, Yahoo's rumored bid for Hulu is expected to range between $600 million and $800 million.
05/26/2013, Rumor has it that Yahoo has submitted an offer to buy a stake in video streaming site Hulu. The value of this offer is not yet known.
05/21/2013, We’re sure that for the most part, you guys are well aware that Tumblr contains some NSFW material. Some of it is just good old fashion porn, while some of it we guess could be thought of as artistic nudes. Either way it’s out there and you guys probably know it. With Yahoo announcing their plans to acquire Tumblr, we’re sure many are wondering if Tumblr’s new owner might take […]
05/20/2013, Marissa Mayer has announced some big news around Flickr today: starting right now, Flickr users get 1TB of storage for free, “enough for a lifetime of photos” she says (that’s 500,000 full-resolution photos according to Yahoo’s estimate). “Flickr users will never have to worry about running out of space”, Marissa Mayer adds.
05/20/2013, As we had reported earlier, the deal Yahoo made to acquire Tumblr for $1.1 billion is now official, and in our previous report, we asked how Tumblr users are feeling about this. We expect that there will be mixed feelings, with some possibly happy that Yahoo is now throwing their weight and support behind the website, and with others a bit more apprehensive and worried that Yahoo might begin to […]
05/20/2013, Earlier today we had reported that Yahoo’s board of directors had reportedly approved the company’s buyout of Tumblr for $1.1 billion, and sure enough it turned out to be true as Yahoo’s CEO, Marissa Mayer, announced the acquisition herself on her Twitter account. The company has officially announced that they will be acquiring Tumblr in a $1.1 billion cash deal, and that they will be keeping Tumblr’s CEO, David Karp, […]
05/19/2013, Yahoo's board has reportedly approved a $1.1 billion cash deal for the acquisition of popular blogging platform Tumblr.
05/17/2013, With Google owning Blogspot, what does Yahoo plan to do? Well according to the rumors, word on the street has it that Yahoo might be looking to acquire Tumblr, which for the uninitiated, offers a similar blogging-style platform like Blogspot, although content on either platform is very different in nature. In any case the rumors are saying that Yahoo could be willing to pay up to a whopping $1 billion […]
05/01/2013, Some folks swear that life is made a whole lot easier if one were to carry around a to-do list, and I do not deny the possibility that a to-do list would help the unorganized get more organized. Well, the paper-based to-do list has certainly been “ported” over with the smartphone and tablet revolution, where we have seen our fair share of apps to help you stay organized. Astrid is […]
04/30/2013, Recently Yahoo acquired a mobile news app called Summly, which was developed by a teenager from UK called Nick D’Aloisio, for $30 million. Nick developed Summly when he was 15 years old and now he is one of the youngest self made millionaires in the world. Soon after its acquisition, Yahoo updated its iPhone app with Summly integration. Today they’ve finally brought over the technology to their Android app, which […]
04/30/2013, Last month it was reported that Yahoo was in talks to buy a controlling share in Dailymotion, making it the first expensive acquisition under current CEO Marissa Mayer. This popular video website is said to be worth around $300 million and Yahoo was rumored to be interested in purchasing a 75% share, with an option to completely acquire it in the future. It currently has a minority share in the website. Both […]
04/30/2013, It is not more than a week ever since Yahoo announced that they managed to snag exclusive rights to stream Saturday Night Live clips – all 38 seasons of it to be exact, but it seems that Yahoo has far more up their sleeves than what we originally thought. At the Digital Content NewFront event, Yahoo decided to follow in the footsteps of Netflix by announcing that its original comedy […]
04/26/2013, Yahoo is an internet company probably best known for their search engine services, emails, stock updates, weather updates and more. It is not uncommon for companies to venture outside their core competency, but it looks like Yahoo could be taking a larger detour than expected. It seems that as far as Yahoo Japan is concerned, the company will be launching a drink under the Yahoo Japan branding. We’re not sure […]