Marissa Mayer News
Why So Many Companies Are Interested in Buying Yahoo
The companies bidding for Yahoo's assets are as diverse as its businesses, underscoring why it's difficult to put a price tag on the 21-year-old tech company. The latest potential suitor for Yahoo's assets is British news media company The Daily Mail. Interested parties have until April 18 to make
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Gives Birth to Identical Twins
Marissa Mayer has given birth to identical twin daughters. The Yahoo CEO tweeted today that she gave birth early this morning. "Our whole family is doing great!" she said. Zack and I are excited to announce that our identical twin girls were born early this morning. Our whole family is doing great!
Yahoo's New Game Plan: What You Need to Know
Yahoo is reversing course on a year-long plan to spin off its $32 billion stake in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba and will instead focus on spinning off its core businesses into a new company, Yahoo officials said today. "Pressure is growing from the Street for value-enhancing moves [and]
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Is Expecting Identical Twin Girls
Marissa Mayer is expecting identical twin girls! The Yahoo CEO, 40, shared the happy news on her Tumblr today, writing that the "twins part was quite a surprise, because I have no family history of twins or any other predisposing factors." Mayer said she is due in December and it appears she won't
Yahoo Unveils New LiveText App on 'GMA'
President and CEO of Yahoo, Marissa Mayer, shows how the app allows you to see the other person's reaction when you send a text message.
Yahoo Unveils Soundless Video Texting App on ‘Good Morning America’
You used to just send a text message. Not anymore. Mobile users are flocking to amped-up messaging services like Snapchat, Skype, WhatsApp, and FaceTime. The options are myriad and Yahoo! is jumping into the fray with an innovation of its own: Streaming video plus chat, but no audio at all. It’s
Yahoo Exec Comments on Future of Mobile and For Sale Rumors
Rebecca Jarvis goes one-on- one with Yahoo's SVP of Product & Engineering Adam Cahan on Real Biz.
Met Gala 2015: How the Stars Got Ready
The Met Gala is just moments away, but the stars have been prepping all afternoon. From Katie Holmes , who's experimenting with a new haircut, to Allison Williams, they're documenting it all on social media. "Dare me " Holmes wrote next to a photo of a man holding a pair of scissors above her
Some of the Top Names in Tech Are Skipping Obama’s Cybersecurity Summit
Following a spate of high-profile cyber hacks – from Sony to CentCom – President Obama today convened the White House Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection , where some of the top names in tech will discuss how to protect Americans from online crime. But several key tech execs won’t be
The Biggest Winners From the Alibaba (BABA) IPO
The spirits of Alibaba's biggest shareholders were soaring today along with the Chinese company's stock in the biggest IPO ever. Alibaba's stock, traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker "BABA," was priced at $68 a share last night. It closed today at $93.89, up 38 percent. The IPO is