The Denver Nuggets are letting general manager Masai Ujiri, the NBA's Executive of the Year, meet with the Toronto Raptors about their GM vacancy, Yahoo Sports is reporting.
Reuters is reporting that Yahoo is now a contender to purchase TV streaming site Hulu. Yahoo joins a growing list of bidders that reportedly includes Time Warner Cable Inc. and DirecTV. Sources told Reuters that the news comes from former News Corp president Peter Chernin and Guggenheim Digital Media.
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc has submitted a formal proposal to buy Hulu, joining a growing list of bidders for the video service owned by News Corp and Walt Disney Co, two sources with knowledge of the bid told Reuters on Friday.
When Yahoo Inc. Chief Executive Marissa Mayer announced that the Internet giant would spend $1.1 billion to acquire blogging site Tumblr, she promised not to "screw it up." Maybe the young chief should have instead emphasized what the six-year-old fledging startup can do for Yahoo.
The list of potential suitors for Hulu keeps getting longer.
Petrona Smith, a New York educator, has filed a lawsuit claiming that she was fired from a Bronx school in March 2012 after she used the word "negro" in class, reports Yahoo. Officials at P.S. 211 have not responded to the charges. The...Show More Summary
It doesn’t look like Yahoo is putting the breaks on its recent appetite for big acquisitions. In fact, published reports Friday indicate that Yahoo – which just acquired Tumblr for a cool $1.1 billion – is planning to make an offer for Hulu, the hugely popular online video service. The offer, in fact, may have [...]
Earlier this week, Flickr rolled out the most significant changes to their service since purchased by Yahoo back in 2005. In addition to a major web redesign and a new Android app, Flickr also changed the basic fee structure of their account types and storage limits. Former Pro users are being allowed to retain their [...]
The roster of companies interested in acquiring a stake in Hulu is growing. In addition to The Chernin Group (in partnership with Providence Equity), Guggenheim Digital, DirecTV and Time Warner Cable — whose bids were reported on Thursday...Show More Summary
The rumors on the potential sale of Hulu started circulating again a couple of months back. Now, according to AllThingsD, Yahoo is joining other big-name companies (such as Time Warner Cable and DirecTV) in the race to try and acquire the streaming service. Show More Summary
Well this is interesting: fresh off of buying Tumblr for a cool $1.1 billion, Yahoo! is making a bid for Hulu. Reports Reuters: Yahoo Inc has submitted a formal proposal to buy Hulu, joining a growing list of bidders for the video service owned by News Corp and Walt Disney Co, two sources with knowledge of the bid told Reuters on Friday.
Arrested Development will hit Netflix this Sunday, and one of Yahoo Screen's newest shows wants to help you throw the best watch party ever. Before you settle in for seven-and-a-half hours of Bluth family dysfunction, check out Cinema...Show More Summary
Yahoo has submitted a bid to buy Hulu, Peter Kafka at All Things D reports. There's no word on the price. Yahoo isn't alone in its interest in Hulu. KKR and Silver Lake are interested in Hulu, as well, Bloomberg reports. Other companies in the mix: Time Warner Cable, the Chernin Group, and Guggenheim Digital. Show More Summary
Add one more name to Hulu bidding derby: Yahoo, which just announced plans to buy Tumblr for $1.1 billion, has made an offer on the video Web site as well.
Tumblr just can’t catch a break. Yeah, yeah, they’re getting a billion dollars from Yahoo— but it’s been a torrent of criticism ever since. Angry users! Porn! Poooooorn! Know what probably won’t help? Botching the key detail of an important email sent to many of your most tech-savvy users. Show More Summary
You can find NBA mock drafts all around the web, and nearly all of them point to a different player that the New York Knicks should take with the 24th pick in the 2013 Draft. Some point to Shane Larkin (Yahoo), others to Ricardo Ledo (Bleacher Report), and some to European players. Show More Summary
In the late 90s, Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) seemed to dominate the cyberworld as the search engine of choice for masses of new web surfers. As with many companies, Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) suffered from the dot-com bubble, tumbling from $118 a share in early 2000 to $4.05 a share in September 2001. Once Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) came [...]
On the heels of Yahoo's $1.1 billion acquisition of Tumblr, Hulu is suddenly snapping up bids left and right. According to The Los Angeles Times and Reuters, both the Chernin Group, in partnership with Providence Equity, as well as Guggenheim Digital Media, have placed bids for the streaming video service. Show More Summary
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As Yahoo announced its acquisition of Tumblr and a significant update to Flickr in the same day — my first reaction was, “why did they blow their load in one day?” Our news cycle is short, but even as short … Continue reading ?