The 404 1,272: Where Tumblr takes the cake (podcast)
Justin's back from a sabbatical harvesting McNuggets and McSalad Shakers, Nintendo takes money from fan, a politician goes to Facebook school, and Yahoo buys Tumblr for $1.1 billion almost exactly five years after CEO David Karp appeared on The 404.
Leaked from today's 404 episode:
Yahoo confirms $1.1B Tumblr buy, promises "not to screw it up."
72K blog posts exited Tumblr in one hour over Yahoo deal.
Tumblr CEO David Karp was on the 404 almost five years ago to the date.
- Australian politician sorry for "liking"
Facebook photo of teenager's genitals.
- Nintendo claims ownership over
gamer fanvids on YouTube.
Bathroom break video:
Smooth McGroove sings an a capella cover of the Chemical Plant Zone music from Sonic the Hedgehog 2.
Ep. 1272: Where Tumblr takes the cake
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Justin Yu covers headphones and peripherals for CNET. When he's not wading through Web gulch or challenging colleagues to typing tests, you can find him making fun of technology with Jeff Bakalar every afternoon on
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