| Sep 5, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Yahoo says it has made a major change to its logo, but unless you have studied design it's hard to tell the difference.
The Sunnyvale, Calif., company unveiled the new design on Tumblr late Wednesday night, and it does appear the company came up with a...
| Sep 8, 2013
Writer and director Henriette Mantel was at a reading for fellow comics when a familiar theme took root.
"They were all reading these essays about their kids," says Mantel, who doesn't have children. "Everyone was laughing, 'Ha ha! I know!' and I turned...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 4:15 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Yahoo has reached 800 million monthly active users, an increase of 20%, Chief Executive Marissa Mayer said Wednesday.
The growth is being driven by mobile usage, with 350 million monthly active users coming to Yahoo on smartphones and...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 2:44 PM
Twitter has filed for an initial public offering of stock, months earlier than expected.
The 7-year-old microblogging site announced the news -- via tweet, of course -- on Thursday afternoon: "We've confidentially submitted an S-1 to the SEC for a...
| May 6, 2013
| 11:26 AM
Despite having a rough year on Wall Street, Apple cracked the top 10 in the Fortune 500 list for the first time, jumping from No. 17 to No. 6.
The Fortune 500, compiled by the business magazine Fortune, ranks the largest corporations in the U.S. based...
| May 14, 2013
| 5:41 AM
After the coffee. Before the ESPN and ABC upfronts.
The Skinny: I got through the day without any pizza. Let's see if I can make it two in a row. Tuesday's headlines include Fox's new TV schedule for next season. Also, a hedge fund manager is pressuring...
| May 17, 2013
| 2:53 PM
Yahoo is set to hold a news conference Monday, and many believe the company might announce it is acquiring Tumblr.
Rumors began swirling Friday about the possible acquisition, saying Yahoo is interested in buying Tumblr, a social network whose...
| May 20, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer and Tumblr CEO David Karp both took to Tumblr Monday morning to confirm what we all suspected: Yahoo is buying Tumblr.
Mayer's Yahoo will be paying $1.1 billion for Tumblr, most of it in cash, but the social network will continue...
| May 20, 2013
| 9:00 PM
Many Tumblr users are already up in arms over worries that their beloved blogging service could lose its hip edge under Yahoo's control.
The blogging website was filled with rants after Yahoo announced on Monday it was acquiring Tumblr for $1.1 billion....
| May 22, 2013
| 1:49 PM
This week’s flashy redesign of Flickr shifts the Yahoo-owned photo-sharing website away from subscription revenue and more toward ad revenue. But Yahoo also could look to monetize another Flickr feature: printing hard copies of photos.
| May 24, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Anne-Marie Slaughter. Marissa Mayer. Sheryl Sandberg. Paul Tudor Jones?
The founder of Tudor Investment Corp. seems, almost by accident, to be the newest voice in the debate about women at work. The hedge fund honcho, ranked 123rd on Forbes’...