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Marissa Mayer

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  • Sun Valley: Where in the World is Marissa Mayer?

    Marissa Mayer practically sprinted away from photographers Friday at the Allen & Co. annual media and technology conference. Flanked by a security guard, the Yahoo chief refused to acknowledge calls for her to turn around, depriving shutterbugs of a...
  • Yahoo Acquires Mobile Streaming-Video Startup RayV

    Yahoo has acquired RayV, an Israel-based startup that developed mobile video-streaming technology. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. According to Yahoo, 11 employees of RayV will join Yahoo, mostly in the Yahoo R&D center in Tel Aviv. "Watching...
  • Sun Valley: John Kerry Video Conference Victim of Bad Reception, Bloomberg Won't Grade De Blasio

    Even billionaires suffer from bad reception. That's the takeaway Friday after organizers at the Allen & Co. media and technology conference tried and failed to get Secretary of State John Kerry on a remote connection from Kabul, Afghanistan. America's...
  • Five questions with Millennial Media CEO Michael Barrett

    Five questions with Millennial Media CEO Michael Barrett
    While Millennial Media pioneered mobile advertising, it now competes with online household names Google and Facebook, which dominate the $18 billion market. To Millennial CEO Michael Barrett, that's a good sign. But it's also meant a rough start to...
  • Ross Levinsohn Exits Guggenheim Digital Media

    Ross Levinsohn, CEO of Guggenheim Digital Media, has left the company, sources confirmed. Financial services firm Guggenheim Partners hired Levinsohn -- who briefly held the CEO post at Yahoo before Marissa Mayer came in -- in January 2013 to head GDM,...
  • San Francisco offers site near Bay Bridge for George Lucas museum

    San Francisco will offer “Star Wars” creator George Lucas a choice lot across a street from the Bay and near the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge for the home of the director’s planned cultural arts museum, should he choose his...
  • Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba files for IPO in the U.S.

    Alibaba Group, the Chinese Internet giant, filed Tuesday for its long-awaited initial public offering of stock in the U.S. in which it could raise as much as $15 billion. In the filing the company made with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission,...
  • China's Alibaba Files for $1 Billion U.S. IPO

    Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group on Tuesday filed in the U.S. for an initial public offering to raise up to $1 billion -- a figure that analysts expect will rise -- which will deliver a cash windfall to minority stakeholder Yahoo. Yahoo holds a 24%...
  • President Obama's L.A. Visit: Alan Horn Fundraiser, Shoah Foundation Speech

    President Obama arrives in Los Angeles on Wednesday afternoon for a series of events, including a fundraiser for Democratic House and Senate candidates at the home of Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn, and a speech before the USC Shoah Foundation. His...
  • President Obama hits fundraising circuit in California

    President Obama hits fundraising circuit in California
    President Obama arrived in Los Angeles early Wednesday evening for a three-day trip to California stacked with fundraisers to help his fellow Democrats maintain control of the Senate in November. Before touching down in Los Angeles, the president...
  • Yahoo announces two new original comedy series

    Yahoo announces two new original comedy series
    Yahoo is looking to expand its online video offerings with two new original series, the company announced Monday. The two new half-hour comedy series will come from producers Paul Feig, Mike Tollin and Bryan Gordon. And more than previous Yahoo original...