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Yahoo

  1. death
    Tumblr’s Most Evergreen Meme Has Always Been Its Own DeathThe site’s been dying for years. It’ll keep dying forever.
  2. decisions
    Did I Make a Mistake Selling My Social-Media Darling to Yahoo?Yahoo was negotiating to buy Facebook and Del.icio.us at the same time. Zuckerberg famously said no. Del.icio.us CEO Joshua Schachter said yes.
  3. select all
    Yahoo Messenger Joins AIM in Messenger HeavenThe service will be shuttered in July.
  4. Yahoo Admits That 3 Billion Accounts Were Affected by 2013 HackYahoo adds 2 billion accounts to the total affected since its last count.
  5. select all
    Yahoo — I Mean, Sorry, Tumblr — Just Made a Video-Chat AppCabana lets you watch videos with your friends in real time.
  6. Oath, the Place Yahoo’ll Go!Verizon is reportedly merging Yahoo and AOL and calling them “Oath.”
  7. DOJ Charges Russian Spies Responsible for Hacking 500 Million Yahoo AccountsTwo Russian hackers and two Russian intelligence agents were indicted for the 2014 breach.
  8. Marissa Mayer Leaps Off Glass Cliff With $23 Million Golden ParachuteThe Yahoo CEO is officially out once the deal with Verizon goes through.
  9. Marissa Mayer Is Out at Yahoo, Which Is Now Called Altaba, by the WayThe company is changing its name as soon as it finishes its sale to Verizon.
  10. Yahoo Reveals It Was the Victim of the Largest Data Breach in History — AgainTime to ditch Yahoo once and for all.
  11. Yahoo CEO Tried to Get Rid of Male Employees, According to a New LawsuitMore trouble for the Yahoo CEO.
  12. Yahoo Scanned Users’ Emails on Behalf of U.S. IntelligenceEverything going in or out was monitored for a certain phrase.
  13. How to Change Your Yahoo PasswordThe company confirms at least 500 million user accounts were hacked in 2014.
  14. 500 Million Yahoo Accounts Were Hacked by a ‘State-Sponsored Actor’More than 500 million accounts were compromised.
  15. 200 Million Yahoo Accounts Got HackedYet another embarrassment to add to the list.
  16. Marissa Mayer Implies That Running Yahoo Is Harder Than Being PresidentThe Yahoo CEO doesn’t plan to leave after selling the company to Verizon.
  17. Why Verizon Just Spent $4.8 Billion on YahooVerizon wants to buy its way into being an advertising giant.
  18. Tumblr Users Bug Out Over Write-down and Potential Yahoo SaleYahoo’s enormous write-down of the social network has users panicking.
  19. Marissa Mayer’s Slow-Motion Tumblr Car CrashThe company bit off more than it could chew with the Tumblr acquisition.
  20. women at work
    Failed CEOs Truly Can Have It AllGet yours, Mayer.
  21. Yahoo, ‘Crap Homepage for the Midwest,’ Is Undergoing a ‘Financial Meltdown‘Hoo boy, Yahoo.
  22. Time-Yahoo Merger Could Be the AOL Time Warner of the TeensTime Inc. officials met with bankers to “discuss the possibility” of joining with Yahoo. 
  23. Yahoo Searched for Ways to Cut Costs — Layoffs Were the Top ResultThat search engine you sometimes use by accident just fired a bunch of people at digital magazines you don’t read.
  24. unfortunate phrasing
    Vanity Fair Wants to Remind You That Marissa Mayer Has KidsJust in case you forgot.
  25. streaming tv
    RIP, Yahoo Screen, Gone to the Great Streaming-Service Graveyard in the SkyThe company’s original video series will not be affected.
  26. Yahoo Accidentally Leaks Embarrassing Fill-in-the-Blanks Rihanna Review[DELETE ONE OF THE ENDINGS TO THIS SENTENCE AND KEEP THE OTHER BASED ON FACTS]
  27. Yahoo Locked Some Email Users Out for Having Ad BlockersThe Ad-Block Wars heat up.
  28. Naomi Campbell Is Getting Her Own ShowAll Naomi, all the time. 
  29. the color purple
    Marissa Mayer Hates Purple and Cupcakes, Okay?She’d like to set the record straight on these important matters.
  30. Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer and the Glass CliffMarissa Mayer is trying to resurrect a company in decline. Who should be blamed if it fails?
  31. look of the day
    You Will Never Gaze Upon Taylor Swift’s Navel Her supply of skirt sets is endless.
  32. real talk
    Beauty Routines Should Be About Comfort, Not Pain Says the legendary Bobbi Brown, new editor-in-chief of Yahoo Beauty.
  33. Yahoo Orders a Sci-Fi Comedy Series from Paul FeigYahoo is expanding into half-hour comedies, and Variety reports that the company has ordered a show from Paul Feig (Bridesmaids, The Heat, […]
  34. revolving doors
    Confirmed: Joe Zee Is Joining Yahoo FashionAs editor-in-chief and executive creative officer. 
  35. revolving doors
    Report: Joe Zee May Leave Elle for YahooHe’s reportedly accepted an offer there.
  36. Katie Couric and Yahoo Are Now Tumblr OfficialMarissa Mayer blogs the announcement.
  37. Yahoo Is Poaching Katie Couric from ABC NewsMarissa Mayer is really stocking up.
  38. manic pixie mania
    Search Stats for Pixie Cuts Are 511 Times Higher Than Last YearEveryone wants to be part of the pixies.
  39. Will Silicon Valley Finally Get Mad About the NSA’s MUSCULAR Program?If they weren’t pissed off about PRISM, maybe the latest Snowden docs will do the trick.
  40. David Pogue Knows You Think Working for Yahoo Is LameThe star tech columnist got a new job.
  41. Whimsical New Yahoo Logo Full of Purple WhimsyAccording to Marissa Mayer.
  42. Six Things We Learned From Business Insider’s Massive Marissa Mayer StoryShe almost deleted her first e-mail from Google.
  43. Yahoo Shareholder Finds Worst Possible Way to Hit On Marissa Mayer [Updated]I’m a dirty old man and you look attractive.”
  44. Yahoo Is Also Trying to Buy HuluTheir names do sort of rhyme.
  45. party chat
    Gloria Steinem Hopes Marissa Mayer Cracks Down on Tumblr PornAnd “thinspiration” posts, too.
  46. Tumblr CEO David Karp Reflects on His Mega-MillionsAt some point I’m going to have to learn about philanthropy.”
  47. 12 Things to Know About Tumblr’s David KarpSome fun facts about the new tech boy-king.
  48. Yahoo! Will Pay $1.1 Billion to Jump Into Tumblr’s Fountain of Youth [Updated]The announcement will likely come on Monday.
  49. work-life balance
    Marissa Mayer Just Wants One Thing: EfficiencyLooking at her record, it’s no surprise the Yahoo! CEO wants her employees to show up and work.
  50. Yahoo’s Reminder: Our Work-at-Home Ban Doesn’t Affect You So direct those complaints to your own boss.
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