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Yahoo tries to lure YouTube stars with better ad rates for new video service   —  Ready for Marissa's Closeup?  Yahoo Is Considering Creating Its Own YouTube (and Poaching YouTube Stars)  —  Google-owned YouTube hasn't had a serious competitor for years.  But Yahoo would like to try …
Mar 28, 2014, 6:25 PMIn context
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Still More Bitcoin Investing: Circle Internet Financial Raises $17 Million From Oak, Others   —  Boston-based Circle Internet Financial said it has closed a $17 million Series B financing round to allow the digital currency company to expand its offerings to consumers.
Mar 26, 2014, 12:25 PMIn context
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In Google's Shadow, Facebook's Zuckerberg Pursued Oculus Over Several Months, Ending in Weekend Marathon of Dealmaking   —  According to sources close to the situation, Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg started his quest to buy Oculus VR, the maker of the nifty Rift virtual reality headset …
Mar 26, 2014, 11:25 AMIn context
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Nilay Patel, No Longer Managing Editor of The Verge, Moves to Vox.com   —  Nilay Patel, the well-known and highly regarded managing editor of The Verge, which he founded with editor-in-chief Josh Topolsky, has left that high-profile job, according to several sources.
Mar 24, 2014, 1:10 AMIn context
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Marissa Mayer meets with Satya Nadella, still wants out of Microsoft/Yahoo search pact   —  Field of Search Dreams: If Marissa Mayer Builds It, Will Microsoft Let Yahoo Leave?  —  Just after he was named CEO of Microsoft, Satya Nadella got a visit from Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer.
Mar 21, 2014, 12:50 AMIn context
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Yahoo to Release New Flickr App and Web Design, Replacing Previous New One   —  In December of 2012, just six months after Marissa Mayer was hired as CEO of Yahoo, the company released version 2.0 of its Apple iPhone and iPad app for its photo-sharing site Flickr with bigger, crisper photos, a cleaner design, filters and easier sharing.
Mar 16, 2014, 10:20 PMIn context
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Exclusive: Top Execs Bates and Reller to Depart, as Musical Chairs Begins at Microsoft   —  Two direct reports to new Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella — EVP of business development and evangelism Tony Bates and EVP of marketing Tami Reller — are leaving the company, according to numerous sources close to the situation.
Mar 2, 2014, 3:55 PMIn context
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Yahoo's project “Touchdown” will turn part of its homepage into an app promotion platform   —  Yahoo Sporty Project Codenames Continue With “Touchdown”  —  Being one of the more sports-impaired people I know, I now have concluded that there is a plot on the part of Yahoo execs …
Feb 28, 2014, 11:15 AMIn context
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Trip Hawkins Raises $6.5 Million From Greylock for Learning Game Startup, If You Can   —  Well-known gaming entrepreneur Trip Hawkins has raised $6.5 million in Series A funding for “emotional learning” startup If You Can Company and announced the launch of a new Apple iPad game called If.
Feb 26, 2014, 4:55 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Re/code:
Facebook Price for Having No Phone OS?  $19 Billion.  A Must-Have Apps Play?  Priceless.   —  Everyone in a room I was in today dropped their jaws in disbelief when I told them the news that Facebook had forked over $19 billion to buy the global mobile messaging service WhatsApp.
Feb 23, 2014, 2:20 PMIn context

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