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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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Yahoo's Mayer 'apologized' for being late to advertiser dinner

CEO Marissa Mayer reportedly overslept and arrived two hours late for the event. Her late appearance apparently upset attendees, including the CEO of one of the world's four largest ad firms.

By June 25, 2014

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Sleepy Marissa Mayer said to miss marketing opportunity

At a time when ad revenue is increasingly important, the Yahoo CEO reportedly keeps high-level marketing executives waiting for hours because she overslept.

By June 23, 2014

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Yahoo's Mayer: We'll spend wisely from any Alibaba windfall

Just look at Yahoo's track record, the CEO says, declaring Yahoo will be "good stewards" of the money it stands to make from Alibaba's IPO.

By May 7, 2014

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Marissa Mayer: Aviate key to Yahoo's mobile ad biz

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.

By April 15, 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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Time for Marissa Mayer to phone Mark Zuckerberg for a chat?

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.

By January 30, 2014

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At Yahoo's CES keynote, Mayer is all entertainment

CEO Marissa Mayer puts Yahoo's mission to entertain front and center in her keynote address at CES 2014, dedicating the largest portion of time to forthcoming news projects and peformances by SNL comics and John Legend.

By January 7, 2014

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Yahoo's Mayer announces Aviate takeover at CES 2014

CEO Marissa Mayer at CES says Yahoo has acquired Aviate, a smartphone launcher that automatically organizes your apps based on usage data and locations. Financial terms weren't disclosed.

By January 7, 2014