Twitch was a hot commodity before it landed in the hands of news new acquirer, Amazon, for $970 million. Google's interest in Twitch, which came in at a $1 billion price tag, was widely reported. And a source confirms that Google indeed made an offer that fell through. Show More Summary
After 3.5 years with The Huffington Post, Jon Ward is headed to Yahoo News as a senior political correspondent, POLITICO’s Hadas Gold reported Monday. Yahoo News’ editor-in-chief Megan Liberman told POLITICO, ”Jon has it all — greatShow More Summary
Neighborhood curmudgeon Jack Shafer, now the last valuable property at Reuters, wondered yesterday whether anonymous sources at the New York Times were worse than the internet's top location for anxious teens, Yahoo! Answers, which felled a one BuzzFeeD Benny (now just Benny). But obviously there's only one place to go to get an answer to that question. Read more...
If you regularly visit SBNation, CBS Interactive’s GameSpot or a TVGuide website you may have noticed a new recommendation box at the bottom of each piece of content. It looks like this and it’s powered by Yahoo! Not into sports? How about this? I hate to be a backseat ad-driver, but if it were me, […]
By Daniel Peterson: Company Background Yahoo Finance describes Phoenix New Media (NYSE:FENG), also called "the Company," as such: "The Web and mobile content provider was spun off from Hong Kong-listed TV broadcaster Phoenix Satellite Television in 2011. Show More Summary
In Yahoo exclusive, Khaled Meshaal demands Obama intervene in conflict.
The recommendation boxes host content from around a publisher's site as well as native ads.
Now that Michele Promaulayko has left Women’s Health for Yahoo, Rodale is in the unfortunate position of trying to fill the editor’s role at one if its most popular titles. WWD reports that for now, Amy Keller Laird is serving as acting editor-in-chief. Should Keller Laird not be a perfect fit, Rodale is considering other candidates. Show More Summary
News from August 1999, when the tech industry was reaching the heights of its first boom, gives many insights into today's tech industry. Yahoo was push ad-supported services, and consumers were complaining about sluggish Internet speeds.
By Gary Jakacky: An article in today's Yahoo Finance makes a simple and misleading claim. Talking about this year's strength in the S&P 500 and its eponymous ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY), author Ryan Vlastelica suggests this strength "is the latest...Show More Summary
Earlier this week, Aug. 18, singer-actor Taylor Swift announced her fifth studio album on Yahoo! Livestream show. It was an event where she declared her detachment from her accustomed country music style.
Yahoo Travel's The New Digital Nomads - Run Your Business From Anywhere in the World covers the growing trend towards people professionals who are choosing a location-independent lifestyle that allows them to travel and work anywhere in the world. The...
By Bill Maurer: After a huge rally in recent years, shares of Yahoo (NASDAQ:YHOO) have basically moved sideways in the last six months, as seen in the chart below. The main culprit has been poor results, as the company has struggled to grow revenues. Show More Summary
Haters gonna hate, but Taylor Swift is just gonna keep shakin'. Swift took to the stage at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday, Aug. 24, to perform her latest single "Shake It Off," which she debuted during a Yahoo! live stream on Monday, Aug. Show More Summary
By Fredrik Arnold: Yield (dividend / price) results from here verified by Yahoo Finance for small, mid, & large cap Tech sector stocks as of market closing prices July 11 compared with analyst 1-year target projections led to six actionable...Show More Summary
By Alpha Strategist: (click to enlarge) Source: Yahoo finance Colgate-Palmolive Co. (NYSE:CL) has proven to be a stable business that has not grown at an exponential rate but its financial performance shows that it has consistently grown over time to produce modest and consistent returns. Show More Summary
By Bret Kenwell: There have been many discussions trying to determine how much Yahoo! YHOO is worth based on its stake in e-commerce giant, Alibaba BABA. For my own curiosity, I had had enough. I needed to find out what shares of Yahoo! were truly worth. Show More Summary
The drought in California has gotten so extreme that hundreds of residents in a rural part of the San Joaquin Valley can no longer get drinking water from their faucet. According to a report from the Associated Press, via Yahoo News, government officials and community groups are reporting that because of the drought, many residents’
When Yahoo made an offer to buy photo-sharing startup Flickr in early 2005, Stewart Butterfield and his team had a tough decision to make. There were many reasons for Flickr, founded by Butterfield and Caterina Fake, to sell, but also many to hold on and go for a larger exit. Show More Summary
Thelittle-comedy-that-couldhasofficiallybeenaxedbyoneoftheinternet’sbiggestsearchenginenetworks.EnlistedwasdroppedbyFox earlierthisyearduetopoorratings,butthankstoadevoutfanfollowing,Yahoo!Screen tookupthegauntletandbeganenteringintonegotiationstosavetheshow.Yahoo!seemstobe...Show More Summary