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SAN FRANCISCO/ BOSTON, Sept 18- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's upcoming public offering will give Yahoo Inc billions of dollars for a potential shopping spree that investors hope will jumpstart its comeback. But with numerous holes to fill and soaring tech company valuations, Yahoo will have to make tough choices with any acquisitions.
Peter Thiel, PayPal co-founder and "Zero to One" author, discusses Mayer's leadership at Yahoo and the challenges ahead for the "old media" company.
Discussing the relationship between Yahoo and Alibaba, and the leadership of Marissa Mayer at Yahoo, with former Yahoo interim CEO Ross Levinsohn.
Since plunging $1 billion into Alibaba nine years ago, the investment is the only thing Yahoo has gotten right.
Yahoo’s survival depends on it making more investments in a few key areas, industry experts said.
Discussing the value of Yahoo's core business since Marissa Mayer took over as CEO, with Eric Jackson, Ironfire Capital founder & managing partner.
Ten years after the search giant's IPO, CNBC looks at where some high-ranking Googlers have landed in the tech industry and beyond.
Amit Kumar, Yahoo small business head, discusses "Yahoo Stores," a next generation, e-commerce platform designed to help anyone build a successful online business.
Yahoo needs people to use its search engine so badly it's willing to reward them for doing so—the company is now running search for Swagbucks.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's actual accomplishments during her two-year tenure leave much to be desired, Eric Jackson said.
Is CEO Marissa Mayer part of the problem at Yahoo? Eric Jackson, Ironfire Capital founder, says Mayer has made a number of costly errors since taking over. Colleen Taylor, TechCrunch reporter, says Yahoo is in a better place now than before she took over.
Walmart's e-commerce operations' tech arm acquired the social shopping site Luvocracy and plans to shut it down. Re/Code reports.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 16- Jawbone, maker of wireless headsets and wristbands, is pushing a new food-tracking service it hopes will catch on with health-conscious weight-watchers. In a move to grow its share of the nascent wearables market, the San Francisco- based company on Wednesday introduced new features to its main wearable gadget, called Up.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer says she's not happy with the company's latest results, as Yahoo amends its deal with Alibaba, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 15- Yahoo Inc cannot seem to part ways with Alibaba. And with Yahoo's business continuing to deteriorate, some Wall Street analysts say it is hard to blame the company. "It remains a very large fig leaf," Pivotal Research Group analyst Brian Wieser said of Yahoo's Alibaba stake, which he said "obscures" Yahoo's weak results.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 15- Yahoo Inc pledged to pay its shareholders at least half the proceeds from Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's mega-IPO this fall, and plans to keep a larger stake in the Chinese e-commerce company than expected. Yahoo's roughly 24 percent stake in the world's largest Internet retailer is viewed on Wall Street as its most prized asset.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, Julia Boorstin and Jon Fortt look at today's Power Lunch stories, including major job cuts at Microsoft ahead, and what to expect from Yahoo's earnings this afternoon.
Investors will know more about the health of tech's Intel, Google, eBay and Yahoo as analysts expect to see Q2 earnings for the sector next week.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche says reporters spotted Yahoo's Marissa Mayer and AOL's Tim Armstrong talking at the Allen & Company media and technology conference. Re/code's Kara Swisher, weighs in on Yahoo's flattening traffic.
Yahoo is holding its annual shareholder meeting today. CNBC's Julia Boorstin discusses the proposals up for vote. And the "Squawk Alley" team debate CEO Marissa Mayer's performance at Cannes Lions where she overslept.