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Activist investor pushes for Yahoo-AOL merger

In an open letter to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, the investment management firm Starboard makes its case for the oft-rumored pair-up.

By September 26, 2014

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Renewed talk of Yahoo as acquisition target after Alibaba IPO

With Alibaba's IPO making big winners of the Chinese e-commerce giant and Japan-based stakeholder SoftBank, what are the odds that one of them buys Yahoo?

By September 19, 2014

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Patience with Mayer's Yahoo turnaround effort starting to wear thin

Wall Street drives down Yahoo's stock as questions surface about the company's progress and CEO Marissa Mayer's tenure enters its third year.

By July 16, 2014

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Yahoo's Mayer not ready to scoop up AOL, says report

Speculation of a merger between the two once-mighty companies rises again, but Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer reportedly still harbors doubts.

By July 14, 2014

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Marissa Mayer wants Yahoo to be big in mobile. Meet Aviate

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.

By April 9, 2014

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Meg Whitman's salary bumped from a buck to $1.5 million

As Hewlett-Packard stock prices beat Wall Street's expectations this year, the company's CEO is in line for a major raise.

By December 17, 2013

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Yahoo gets 31% of search revenue from Microsoft deal

Outsourcing search capabilities to Bing generates a significant portion of Yahoo's revenue in the most recent quarter, an SEC filing reportedly shows.

By December 10, 2013

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I'm ready for my closeup: Yahoo's push into big media

By hiring Katie Couric, Marissa Mayer makes a sharp turn toward her mission of entertaining us. It's only the latest move in Mayer's plan to bring Yahoo into the bright lights.

By November 25, 2013

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A jab at Yahoo's Thompson, invoking Bartz

An activist investor in Yahoo claims a mutual acquaintance spoke with former Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz, who reminded them that she does, in fact, have a computer science degree.

By May 10, 2012

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Break up Sony, hedge fund chief urges

Daniel Loeb, founder of Third Point, wants Sony to spin off its entertainment division and sell its profitable insurance unit, in order to focus on reviving the electronics arm.

By May 14, 2013