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Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Seeking wider digital audience, Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8B

Seeking a wider digital audience, Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion…

 

Verizon has agreed to buy online portal Yahoo Inc. for roughly $5 billion, according to multiple media reports sourcing unnamed sources. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

Verizon said to be buyer of Yahoo for $5 billion: Reports

NEW YORK — Verizon has agreed to buy online portal Yahoo Inc.…

 

In this May 2 file photo, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett speaks during an interview with Liz Claman on the Fox Business Network in Omaha, Neb. (AP Photo/John Peterson, File)

Apple’s latest innovation … a big stake for Berkshire

OMAHA, Neb. — Investors might question Warren Buffett's long-standing aversion to tech…

 

In this Feb. 18, 2016, file photo, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer delivers the keynote address at the Yahoo Mobile Developer Conference in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

Yahoo’s deterioration accelerates ahead of a possible sale

Yahoo may have hung out a "for sale" sign, but it hasn't…

In this Feb. 18, 2016, file photo, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer delivers the keynote address at the Yahoo Mobile Developer Conference in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
Yahoo president and CEO Marissa Mayer speaks during the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)

Yahoo to cut 1,700 workers as CEO tries to save her own job

Yahoo is laying off about 1,700 employees and shedding some of its…

Yahoo president and CEO Marissa Mayer speaks during the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)
In this file photo, Yahoo president and CEO Marissa Mayer speaks during the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Yahoo announced Wednesday it is scrapping its original plan to spin off its prized stake in China's Alibaba Group and will instead break off the rest of its business into a new company. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)

Yahoo going back to the drawing board with Alibaba spinoff

Yahoo's long-running identity crisis is spiraling in a new direction now that…

In this file photo, Yahoo president and CEO Marissa Mayer speaks during the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Yahoo announced Wednesday it is scrapping its original plan to spin off its prized stake in China's Alibaba Group and will instead break off the rest of its business into a new company. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)
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Study: Top tech firms bypassing Asian workers for exec jobs

Google, Yahoo and other major technology companies are far more inclined to…

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Damian Dovarganes/AP File PhotoTech experts agree that traditional passwords are annoying

Can't remember your password? Here are 2 new ways to log in

Tired of trying to remember a different password for each of your…

Damian Dovarganes/AP File PhotoTech experts agree that traditional passwords are annoying
AP Photo/Eric RisbergYahoo President and CEO Marissa Mayer delivers the keynote address at the first-ever Yahoo Mobile Developer Conference Thursday

Yahoo seeking to harvest ad revenue from other mobile apps

Yahoo will try to harvest revenue from mobile applications outside its own…

AP Photo/Eric RisbergYahoo President and CEO Marissa Mayer delivers the keynote address at the first-ever Yahoo Mobile Developer Conference Thursday
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Yahoo to spin off Alibaba stake into separate company

Yahoo CEO Marissa Meyer is spinning off the company's prized stake in…

AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezIn this Nov. 5
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Investors fret Yahoo's future, stock dips

Yahoo's stock fell Monday as investors grappled with uncertainty about the Internet…

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Yahoo's search engine leans on Yelp for help

Yahoo is cribbing from Yelp's online reviews of local merchants to soup…

Paul Sakuma/2006 AP file photoA British intelligence division is reportedly stealing screenshots from hundreds of thousands of Yahoo users.

Report: UK spies intercept webcam pics, nudity

Britain's signals intelligence division is stealing screenshots from hundreds of thousands of…

Paul Sakuma/2006 AP file photoA British intelligence division is reportedly stealing screenshots from hundreds of thousands of Yahoo users.
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Yahoo email account passwords stolen

Usernames and passwords of some of Yahoo's email customers have been stolen…

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AP Photo/Yahoo Inc.Yahoo has adopted a new logo for the first time since shortly after the Internet company's founding 18 years ago. The redesigned look unveiled late Wednesday is part of a makeover that Yahoo Inc. has been undergoing since the Sunnyvale-based company hired Google executive Marissa Mayer to become Yahoo's CEO.

Yahoo unveils new logo in turnaround makeover

SUNNYVALE — Yahoo has refreshed its logo for the first time since…

AP Photo/Yahoo Inc.Yahoo has adopted a new logo for the first time since shortly after the Internet company's founding 18 years ago. The redesigned look unveiled late Wednesday is part of a makeover that Yahoo Inc. has been undergoing since the Sunnyvale-based company hired Google executive Marissa Mayer to become Yahoo's CEO.
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Tumblr founder to get $110M to remain at Yahoo

SAN FRANCISCO — Yahoo's recently completed acquisition of Internet blogging service Tumblr…

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AP Photo/Bebeto MatthewsIn this photo the web pages of Yahoo and Tumblr are displayed on a computer screen in New York. Yahoo reports quarterly earnings on Tuesday

Yahoo's 2Q earnings rise 46 pct, revenue sinks

SAN FRANCISCO — Yahoo remained stuck in a revenue rut during the…

AP Photo/Bebeto MatthewsIn this photo the web pages of Yahoo and Tumblr are displayed on a computer screen in New York. Yahoo reports quarterly earnings on Tuesday
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Magnetic CEO, Alibaba jackpot rejuvenate Yahoo

SAN FRANCISCO — Not much had been going right for Yahoo until…

AP Photo/Frank Franklin IIIn this Monday

Yahoo shuts down Internet relic AltaVista

NEW YORK -- Once up on a time, there was a popular…

Yahoo buys Bignoggins for more bright ideas

SUNNYVALE, Calif. -- Yahoo has bought Silicon Valley startup Bignoggins Productions as…