Yahoo To Change Name, CEO Mayer To Resign Under Verizon DealYahoo will adopt a new corporate identity and cut the size of its board in half if the proposed $4.8 billion sale of its digital services to Verizon Communications goes through.
Yahoo CEO Accused Of Illegally Purging Male Workers In LawsuitA former Yahoo employee is suing the Sunnyvale-based internet company, claiming that CEO Marissa Mayer led an illegal purge of male tech workers.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Could Reap $44 Million If She Stays Until Verizon Sale Is CompletedYahoo CEO Marissa Mayer stands to collect a $44 million severance package if she leaves after Verizon completes its purchase of the once-mighty internet company.
Yahoo's Mayer A Trailblazer, But No Game-Changer For WomenMarissa Mayer was a rarity: A major tech-company CEO who served while pregnant and, later, as a mother of young children. But her trailblazing has done little to meaningfully improve the second-class status of women in tech.
Verizon Officially Buying Yahoo For $4.83 BillionVerizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet.
Verizon Said To Have Bought Yahoo For Nearly $5 BillionThe deal is expected to be announced formally on Monday before markets open, according to multiple media reports.
As Yahoo Struggles, Activist Investors Seek To Replace Entire BoardStarboard Value LP nominated an entirely new board at Yahoo on Thursday, setting up a fight for control of the faded Internet company.
Yahoo Board Hires Investment Banks To Mull Possible SaleYahoo's board has hired three investment banking firms to evaluate potential bids for its Internet operations in the clearest sign yet that CEO Marissa Mayer may not have much more time to turn around the struggling company.
Big Yahoo Investor Seeks Change In Leadership, StrategyA big Yahoo investor is asking for a leadership change at the beleaguered company and pushing for the spinoff of its core Internet business.
Yahoo Pulls Plug On Video Hub As CEO Refocuses CompanyYahoo has closed its online video hub as part of a purge that CEO Marissa Mayer hopes will make the beleaguered Internet company more profitable.
Amid Troubles, Yahoo Throws Lavish Roaring ‘20s-Style Holiday PartyWhile Yahoo considers spinning off its core internet business as its stock drops considerably, the company threw a lavish holiday party that reportedly cost millions.
Yahoo Facing More Pressure From Frustrated ShareholdersYahoo is facing shareholder pressure to pursue other alternatives besides a complex spinoff of its Internet operations while CEO Marissa Mayer struggles to revive the company's revenue growth.