Yahoo Considers Getting Out Of The Internet Business

Yahoo Considers Getting Out Of The Internet Business

(Morton Fox)

Yahoo, one of the few remaining old guard Internet biggies still standing, has been trying to reinvigorate its business in the last few years, even spending oodles of cash in an effort to stake claims in the streaming video and daily fantasy sports markets. But so far, consumers have responded with a shrug and the company’s stock price has continued to fall since the beginning of 2015. That’s why the Yahoo board will reportedly be looking into the possibility of getting out of this whole “Internet” thing.

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This Giving Tuesday, Help Keep Consumerist Independent (And Get Free Stuff For Donating)

This Giving Tuesday, Help Keep Consumerist Independent (And Get Free Stuff For Donating)When you came to Consumerist today, did you have to wait for 14 different banner ads to load, or hurriedly click around to mute an auto-play video? Likewise, you didn’t have to scroll past any “sponsored stories” bought and paid for by the companies we’re supposed to hold accountable. That’s because Consumerist does not accept advertising in any form. You can help keep it that way — and score some free stuff — with a tax-deductible donation this Giving Tuesday.

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