Former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer sets up startup incubator

Anirban Ghoshal

Marissa Mayer, the former chief executive officer of web services provider Yahoo, has rented out her old office in California's ....

19 April, 2018

Yahoo renamed Altaba; CEO Marissa Mayer to leave board

Priya Singh

Yahoo! Inc. has said it will be renamed Altaba Inc and chief executive Marissa Mayer will step down from the board following ....

10 January, 2017

Yahoo's fourth quarter revenue slides as ad prices dip again


Yahoo Inc's online ad prices slid again in the fourth quarter and Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce giant in which it owns a big ....

29 January, 2014

Yahoo bets on digital magazines, predictive search on smartphones


Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer unveiled a handful of new products, including a competitor to Google Inc's predictive ....

9 January, 2014

Yahoo CEO Mayer has advertisers' attention, but can she get their dollars?


Three weeks ago, Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer strode into a Manhattan hotel and was greeted like a rock star by hundreds ....

15 October, 2013

Yahoo trims 2013 sales outlook, plunging ad prices underscore doubts over Mayer's turnaround plan


Yahoo Inc trimmed its outlook for 2013 revenue after revealing a sharp 12 per cent slide in ad prices in the second quarter, ....

17 July, 2013

Yahoo's Mayer shines spotlight on video


As Marissa Mayer approaches her one-year anniversary as chief executive of Yahoo, she's hewing closely to the struggling Web ....

21 June, 2013

Yahoo's rise in Asia offsets risk from Tumblr bet


Yahoo Inc chief executive Marissa Mayer's $1.1 billion acquisition of blogging service Tumblr will be a test of her ability to ....

21 May, 2013

Yahoo to acquire Tumblr for $1.1B in cash


Yahoo Inc said it is acquiring blogging service Tumblr for $1.1 billion cash, a bold bet by Chief Executive Marissa Mayer to ....

20 May, 2013

Working from home: The end of an era?

Alvin Lee

Marissa Mayer's controversial decision to bring Yahoo! employees back to the office could yet prove to be the right one. Over ....

22 April, 2013

Yahoo acquires mobile app created by former employees


Yahoo Inc acquired a small mobile start-up company that was founded by former employees of the struggling Web portal two years ....

21 March, 2013

Why Yahoo investors should worry about Marissa Mayer

Adam Hartung

Marissa Mayer created a firestorm this week by issuing an email requiring 10,000+ employees who work from home to begin daily ....

4 March, 2013

Yahoo CEO says Microsoft search deal underperforms


Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer said the company's search partnership with Microsoft Corp was not delivering the market ....

13 February, 2013

Yahoo sees revenue climb this year, but long road ahead


Yahoo Inc forecast a modest uptick in revenue for the current year as it revamps its family of websites but Chief Executive Marissa ....

29 January, 2013

Yahoo CEO Mayer revamps email in first big product move


Yahoo Inc rolled out new versions of its popular Web email on Tuesday, the first major product makeover since Chief Executive ....

12 December, 2012

Yahoo acquires video chat startup OnTheAir


Yahoo Inc said it acquired a five-person video chat company on Tuesday, the second deal by new Chief Executive Marissa Mayer to ....

5 December, 2012

Yahoo CEO's comeback plan homes in on technology, not media


Marissa Mayer, who earned a reputation for decisive action and intensity during her 13-year stint at Google Inc, has spent her ....

19 October, 2012

Yahoo's Mayer taps former Google colleague for COO


Yahoo Inc hired Henrique de Castro, a Google Inc executive, to be its chief operating officer, the latest move by Yahoo Chief ....

15 October, 2012

Yahoo CEO fleshes out plans, new CFO named


New Yahoo Inc CEO Marissa Mayer laid out broad goals for the Internet giant in her first companywide address Tuesday, and received ....

26 September, 2012

Interim Yahoo CEO Ross Levinsohn leaves company


Ross Levinsohn is leaving Yahoo, two weeks after the company announced he lost out on the top job to Google executive Marissa ....

31 July, 2012

Yahoo's new CEO skips earnings call as Q2 revenue & profit shrink, invests in cloud storage firm


Yahoo Inc's new chief executive, Marissa Mayer, and Ross Levinsohn, the executive whom she replaced, both sat out the company's ....

18 July, 2012