Barry Diller’s IAC, Tumblr’s David Karp, Netflix’s Reed Hastings and other have all donated to Wu’s campaign, largely because of the lieutenant governor candidate’s opposition to the Comcast/Time Warner merger and support for net neutrality.
“I’m going to have to talk to somebody about that.”
He has a whopping retention package of more than $80 million for staying at Yahoo. The catch: it keeps him locked up for at least four years.
Yahoo have announced that they will be buying Tumblr. David Karp, the company’s CEO, is only 26. And a bit intense.
It happened today — and Yahoo paid a whole lot more than was rumored then. The magic of Twitter.
Today’s press conference is the most important sale of Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s career. Her company’s future depends on convincing Tumblr’s users to believe in her vision.
From the company that said it never would. Tumblr is planting a little billboard next to your dashboard stream.
Much like Facebook changing their TOS (though for very, very different reasons), Tumblr has launched a mini-controversy after suspending five users due to recent changes in their community policy.
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