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Tumblr Mobile Filter Anti-Gay? Or Just Scared Of Apple?

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 07.24.2013 | Technology

News that Tumblr's mobile filter was blocking searches for such tags as #gay, #lesbian, or #bisexual on its iOS app as part of a new porn restrictions...

Timothy Stenovec

Marissa Mayer Hasn't Screwed Up Tumblr Yet | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 07.17.2013 | Technology

Eight weeks after sealing the deal to buy Tumblr, the image-heavy blogging platform popular with young people, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer said on Tuesday...

Marissa Mayer's First Year At Yahoo In 3 Charts

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 07.16.2013 | Technology

Marissa Mayer took the helm at Yahoo exactly one year ago today. She's been grabbing headlines ever since. The mere fact that a 38-year-old woman...

It Only Took 11 Days After Acquisition For Tumblr To Lose Its First Big Employee

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.02.2013 | Technology

Just 11 days after officially being bought by Yahoo, Tumblr has lost its first high-level employee, Jacob Bijani. Tumblr's creative director, hire...

The Most Successful High-School Dropout Ever?

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 05.21.2013 | Technology

To the casual observer, Tumblr founder David Karp's status as a high school dropout may be the most eye-catching detail of the $1.1 billion Yahoo-Tumb...

Timothy Stenovec

How Will Yahoo Make Tumblr Profitable? | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 05.20.2013 | Technology

Young people with money. Those four words help explain why Yahoo just handed over more than $1 billion for a social network that has yet to turn ...

Mark Gongloff

Tech Bubble Death Watch: Yahoo And Tumblr | Mark Gongloff | Posted 05.20.2013 | Business

It may be time to start worrying about a tech bubble again. OK, not really "worrying" so much. But the news that Yahoo has paid a fairly whoppi...

My Fear That Tumblr As We Know It Is Ending

Leah S. Goodman | Posted 07.20.2013 | Teen
Leah S. Goodman

Tumblr is so much more than a website at this point. It has grown into such a huge community, one that could be easily destroyed by the sort of reckless marketing that Yahoo must be about to unleash.

Tumblr Rival Sees Spike After Yahoo's Big Buy

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.20.2013 | Technology

There's definitely one person who's going to benefit from Yahoo's acquisition of Tumblr (besides Tumblr founder David Karp, who is, no doubt, currentl...

Tumbloggers Aren't Too Happy About Yahoo

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.20.2013 | Technology

After several days of rumors, it's official: Yahoo just bought Tumblr for $1.1 billion. But before the deal was even announced, Tumbloggers had an ent...

Yahoo-Tumblr Deal Is Official: We Promise 'Not To Screw It Up'

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.20.2013 | Technology

After a weekend of rumors, it's official. In a press release issued Monday, Yahoo announced that it will acquire Tumblr for $1.1 billion in cash. Awar...

Report: Yahoo's Purchase Of Tumblr Approved By Board

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.19.2013 | Technology

Yahoo's board of directors has approved a deal to buy the popular blogging platform Tumblr, the Wall Street Journal reports. According to the WSJ, ...

Yahoo's Kid Problem: Why Yahoo May Buy Tumblr

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 05.20.2013 | Technology

Yahoo is eyeing the one social network it can afford that would make it feel young again. The company is considering buying Tumblr, according to tw...