Verizon articles

No, Yahoo isn't going away like you think

It was reported Monday night that Yahoo will be renamed to Altaba and that CEO Marissa Mayer would be resigning from the board. These headlines from around the web (and our own, admittedly) can be a bit misleading with all the corporate…

Tumblr to flip the switch on blog ads this week

Wow, that didn’t take long. Just one day after Verizon revealed it would be acquiring Yahoo for $4.83 billion, Tumblr quietly announced intentions to introduce ads across its more than 300 million blogs (Yahoo, as you may recall, purchased the…

Verizon close to securing $5 billion Yahoo buyout; updated

Verizon is reportedly close to finalizing a deal to purchase Yahoo’s core internet business for $5 billion. The telecommunications giant, which bought AOL last year for $4.4 billion, has long been considered the favorite to win the bidding for Yahoo’s…