Another drab quarter makes it plain: the only thing keeping the wolves from starting to bay for change is Yahoo's ownership position in Alibaba.
At a time when ad revenue is increasingly important, the Yahoo CEO reportedly keeps high-level marketing executives waiting for hours because she overslept.
During Marissa Mayer's tenure as CEO, Yahoo has acquired many companies. But Mayer singled out the artificial intelligence service Aviate for its potential to help the company make big ad bucks on mobile.
Of the almost 40 companies Marissa Mayer acquired since taking over Yahoo in 2012, artificial intelligence service Aviate — and not Tumblr — may turn out to be the biggest catch.
Facebook now makes more than half of its ad revenue on mobile. Yahoo would salivate over that figure. Maybe Mayer ought to dial up Zuck.
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During her first year as CEO, Marissa Mayer spearheaded the buyout of several smaller Internet companies as Yahoo stockpiled talent.
The company's CEO apologized for Yahoo Mail's prolonged, multiday outage.
At the Dreamforce conference in San Francisco, Yahoo's CEO talks about design, mobile, and the company's mission to entertain.
Marissa Mayer has announced that all Yahoo user data, not just email, will be encrypted by the end of Q1 next year.