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Yahoo Acquires Mobile Analytics Firm Flurry for $200 Million

Jul 22 2014 1:07pm CDT | Source: digital media wire

TechCrunch reports “Yahoo has made no secret of its ambitions and advances in mobile, earlier this month reporting 450 million monthly active users and search and display mobile ad revenues growing 100%. In CEO Marissa Mayer’s w ...
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Yahoo Acquires Flurry To Gain Foothold In Mobile Ecosystem

Jul 22 2014 5:01am CDT | Source: bidness etc

Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) confirmed yesterday that it had acquired Flurry Inc, a mobile analytics company and an advertising startup, in its bid to compete with Facebook Inc (FB) and Google Inc (GOOG) for mobile ad dollars. Although Yahoo has not revealed how much the acquisition cost them, sources close to the deal hinted that the figure was between $200-300 million. Flurry is yet another acquisition that Y ...
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Sun Valley: Where in the World is Marissa Mayer?

Jul 11 2014 2:59pm CDT | Source: variety

Marissa Mayer practically sprinted away from photographers Friday at the Allen & Co. annual media and technology conference. Flanked by a security guard, the Yahoo chief refused to acknowledge calls for her to turn around, depriving shutterbugs of a coveted shot. That’s because Mayer has been a Garbo-esque presence at the Sun Valley, Idah ...
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Ross Levinsohn Leaves Guggenheim Digital Media: Report

Jun 10 2014 1:33pm CDT | Source: Deadline

Guggenheim won’t comment about Ross Levinsohn’s departure, first reported by Re/code. But the development has been long expected, even though the former Yahoo interim CEO has only been at the investment firm’s media operation — which includes The Hollywood Reporter, Billboard, and Dick Clark Productions — since January 2013. When it hired Levinsohn, Guggenheim said that it planned to allocate “significant capital to acquire and inve ...
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Ross Levinsohn Exits Guggenheim Digital Media

Jun 10 2014 1:30pm CDT | Source: Variety

Ross Levinsohn, CEO of Guggenheim Digital Media, has left the company, sources confirmed. Guggenheim Partners hired Levinsohn — who briefly held the CEO post at Yahoo before Marissa Mayer came in — in January 2013 to head GDM, which was expected to make significant investments in the digital media and entertainment space. A rep for... Read more » ...
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