Tag: Yahoo

  • Qwiki becomes Yahoo!’s 11th acquisition under Marissa Mayer

    Yahoo! recently announced that it has acquired the New York startup Qwiki, bringing the total number of acquisitions under the tenure of Marissa Mayer to 11. Originally a video search engine web platform since 2010, Qwiki shut down its web platform early this year and launched a social mobile video app after its iPad version […]

  • Google Looking to Finance Yahoo! Acquisition — Yahoogle on the Way?

    Google Looking to Finance Yahoo! Acquisition — Yahoogle on the Way?

    Yahoogle? Well, not exactly. The years haven’t been kind to the once mighty Yahoo! but after the ungracious firing of ex-CEO Carol Bartz, the fourth most visited website in the U.S. is getting downright¬†desperate. Unable to keep pace with Google in search and advertising, Yahoo! has been looking for help from investors to inject some […]

  • Keep Your Roster Up-To-Date with the Yahoo! Fantasy Football App

    Here I am in class, when I realize that the Minnesota Vikings have a bye week this week. Normally this wouldn’t bother me much (I’m a Packers fan), but I happen to be lucky enough to have Adrian Pederson on my fantasy football team. So, all of a sudden the bye week is a huge […]