Continuing its efforts to remain relevant in the post-Instagram world, Yahoo has unveiled updates to its Flickr app for iOS and Android. “At the heart of our Flickr apps is a powerful mobile camera that makes it easy to take …
In what might be the purest example of income inequality, Yahoo's recently ousted Chief Operating Officer Henrique de Castro received a $58 million severance package after only 15 months on the job: Yahoo's recently fired chief operating...Show More Summary
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With its release of the revamped Flickr 3.0 iOS app on Thursday, Yahoo continues its push to bolster the photo capture, storage and sharing service by adding features already on competing apps like Instagram.
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It was only $58 million, and even that was because she’s such a good, shareholder-value-creating CEO. So get off her chaise longue-lying back. $58 million for 15 months of work. That’s what Yahoo’s Chief Operating Officer Henrique De Castro got in severance pay when he was sent packing on Jan. Show More Summary
If you’ve ever been laid off from a job, you’re familiar with getting a nice little severance package of several weeks and eligibility for COBRA benefits and unemployment. Unless you’re the former chief operating officer of Yahoo, Henrique de Castro. Show More Summary
Henrique de Castro may have worked at Yahoo for just 15 months. But they were some very lucrative ones. In an SEC filing made public Wednesday, Yahoo revealed that the severance package it awarded de Castro, the company's former chief operating officer who exited the company in January, ended up being worth $58 million. That's […]
The ShopRunner CEO and former PayPal president briefly led Yahoo in 2012.
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Since Marissa Mayer took over at Yahoo, she has made a steady push to rebuild the photo-sharing community at Flickr by overhauling its products. Flickr is getting its most dramatic makeover to date on Thursday, with a total redesign of the apps for iOS and Android that make it a more direct competitor to Instagram... Read More
Henrique de Castro, Yahoo's former chief operating officer, may have been ejected from the executive suite, but now we know that he floated off with a $58 million golden parachute, according to a new Securities and Exchange Commission...Show More Summary
With just days to go before the Supreme Court takes up the Aereo case, CEO Chet Kanojia sat down with Yahoo! global anchor Katie Couric for a wide-ranging interview about the streaming TV service. Couric asked Kanojia to respond to comments from News Corp. Show More Summary