After Verizon acquisition, Yahoo will change its name to ‘Altaba’

most viewed right now
 97
Image(s) inside you made my dick move a little
31 comments
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 61
Image(s) inside NYC " phat ass bartender" but probably just a prostitute
55 comments
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 60
NBA Max Kellerman Says You Cannot Build A Team Around Kyrie Irving
68 comments
@sports
most viewed right now
 59
Madden NFL Developer Shot Dead Following Altercation Outside a Restaurant Last..
108 comments
@games

section   (0 bx goons and 1 bystanders) Share this on Twitter   Share this on Facebook
 

Props Slaps
 5 months ago '13        #1
2583 pageviews
47 comments


misterethoughts 134 heat pts134
space
avatar space
space
$733 | Props total: 2631 2631
After Verizon acquisition, Yahoo will change its name to ‘Altaba’
 

 
To say Yahoo has had a rough go of it recently would be an understatement. While in the midst of an acquisition by Verizon, the company has faced a pair of massive data breaches, exposing the information of over 1 billion customers.

A new regulatory document filed today shows that Verizon’s acquisition of the company is moving closer to completion, while it also reveals that following the acquisition, Yahoo will change its name to Altaba and Marissa Mayer will step down.

Verizon agreed to purchase Yahoo’s a.ssets and real estate for $4.8 billion last July. Following that acquisition, Yahoo’s investments in Alibaba Group and Yahoo Japan will remain, as will convertible notes and non-core patents. It’s those remaining parts that will operate as Altaba.

Additionally, Altaba will operate as an investment company and the board will be reduced to five members: Tor Braham, Eric Brandt, Catherine Friedman, Thomas McInerney and Jeffrey Smith. Brandt will facilitate the transition and was named chairman today.

CEO Marissa Mayer will step down from the company and joins five other directors in doing so. Others leaving include Maynard Webb, Yahoo co-founder David Filo, Eddy Hartenstein, Richard Hill, and Jane Shaw. Mayer of course was named CEO in 2012, coming over from Google.

All of these changes will take place after Yahoo’s sale to Verizon is completed. It’s unclear when exactly that will be at this point though. Yahoo noted in the filing that the departures are “not due to any disagreement with the company on any matter relating to the company’s operations, policies, or practices.”

Some have suggested that Verizon would back out of its acquisition of Yahoo after two high-profile data breaches. Last September, a hack exposed the personal data for 500 million Yahoo users. Three months later, the company again suffered a breach that exposed the data of 1 billion customers.

Dropping the Yahoo name is an interesting move but one that likely won’t have a major effect on the industry. The company presumably hopes that it will salvage some of its reputation by moving away from the tainted Yahoo brand, though some have suggested that the name is all the company has going for it at this point.

visit this link https://9to5mac.com/2017/ .. er-steps-down/
hot topic gave props
 
Go Jets slapped this ish
 

47 comments for "After Verizon acquisition, Yahoo will change its name to ‘Altaba’"

 5 months ago '04        #2
Raziel 4 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$5,018 | Props total: 861 861
9.18 and 4 others gave props
 
 5 months ago '12        #3
FrescoB 40 heat pts40
space
avatar space
space
$8,068 | Props total: 16403 16403
misterethoughts and 3 others gave props
 
 5 months ago '06        #4
new2hiphop 2 heat pts
space
space
space
$5,046 | Props total: 11348 11348
Yeah the name Yahoo alone is basically a L.
If a nicca say I saw this on Yahoo ima a.ssume he washed up or got mental issues. Name change is in order
kreflodibiassa and 12 others gave props
 
johny and 2 others slapped this ish
 
 5 months ago '16        #5
Illuminati Bob 161 heat pts161
space
space
space
$7,108 | Props total: 28746 28746
Wow! I remember when Yahoo was on top of the world.
Times change.
johny and 23 others gave props
 
 5 months ago '08        #6
Nut-In-Honeys 10 heat pts10
space
avatar space
space
$5,725 | Props total: 3700 3700
Netscape and ask jeeves>>
Tastemaker331 and 7 others gave props
 
Yaggy slapped this ish
 
 5 months ago '13        #7
J Thrilla 
space
avatar space
space
$3,542 | Props total: 5931 5931
@ any n*gga who still has a yahoo email account or uses yahoo messenger.
doubleMlife and 2 others gave props
 
iswerve and 25 others slapped this ish
 
 5 months ago '07        #8
iswerve 82 heat pts82
space
avatar space
space
$3,665 | Props total: 4075 4075
so what happens to my yahoo email account
Cartel-Clipz and 3 others gave props
 
 5 months ago '15        #9
doubleMlife 23 heat pts23
space
space
space
$471 | Props total: 894 894
I thought ATT already owned yahoo.. or maybe it was just their (SBC Global) division. Verizon already owns AOL


Last edited by doubleMlife; 01-10-2017 at 06:30 AM..
 5 months ago '04        #10
44gunnzupnukka 5 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$956 | Props total: 135 135
 J Thrilla said:
@ any n*gga who still has a yahoo email account or uses yahoo messenger.
I got one. Use it pretty much for spam mail. Stores. Sign ups and sh*t. Etc.
EL GATO NEGRO and 7 others gave props
 
 5 months ago '10        #11
AmazinJay 2 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$1,421 | Props total: 1001 1001
 iswerve said:
so what happens to my yahoo email account
I suspect you will be grand fathered under the new moniker yet your domain will still be yahoo.com. They won't p!ss off billions of customers like that. I a.ssUME.
misterethoughts and 3 others gave props
 
 5 months ago '06        #12
jreaper 
space
avatar space
space
$1,474 | Props total: 1732 1732
Feel like their affiliated with Alt-rights movement
RatedQue and 1 others gave props
 
bruwilliams slapped this ish
 
 5 months ago '16        #13
robot 
space
avatar space
space
$181 | Props total: 613 613
My yahoo account junk box is something else.. i stopped checking that sh*t 10 years ago.

Only reason I visit yahoo now is for fantasy sports.
johny and 7 others gave props
 
 5 months ago '16        #14
Hamadori Jin 4 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$2,048 | Props total: 6027 6027
Get this Chinese sh*t outta my face.
 5 months ago '13        #15
misterethoughts 134 heat pts134 OP
space
avatar space
space
$733 | Props total: 2631 2631
 AmazinJay said:
I suspect you will be grand fathered under the new moniker yet your domain will still be yahoo.com. They won't p!ss off billions of customers like that. I a.ssUME.
We can only a.ssume, lol.
 5 months ago '15        #16
Heyarnold69 25 heat pts25
space
space
space
$3,515 | Props total: 3651 3651
 johny said:
whats gonna happen to yahoo fantasy sports?
faltabas
johny slapped this ish
 
 5 months ago '16        #17
PhillyLV 3 heat pts
space
space
space
$830 | Props total: 2373 2373
Altaba sound like baby talk
Even Kill and 1 others gave props
 
 5 months ago '04        #18
x Tha Arkitek x 52 heat pts52
space
avatar space
space
$18,024 | Props total: 4846 4846
Read the article people, basically Verizon is not buying ALL of Yahoo. And the portion that they're not buying --- a 15 percent stake in Alibaba and a 35.5 percent stake in Yahoo Japan --- will be renamed to Altaba Inc, and go on as an investing company.

The Yahoo we all know, search, email etc will be owned by Verizon and will continue to be known as "Yahoo".

Verizon agreed to purchase Yahoo’s a.ssets and real estate for $4.8 billion last July. Following that acquisition, Yahoo’s investments in Alibaba Group and Yahoo Japan will remain, as will convertible notes and non-core patents. It’s those remaining parts that will operate as Altaba.
Tadgh and 7 others gave props
 
 5 months ago '12        #19
Even Kill 8 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$1,143 | Props total: 3070 3070
So... What does Yahoo have that Verizon wants? Email subscribers? How will this translate into new sales/clientele?
johny and 1 others gave props
 
 5 months ago '13        #20
EL GATO NEGRO 
space
avatar space
space
$363 | Props total: 117 117
i still got my email account i made in the 9th grade that was back in 02
Home      
  
 

 






most viewed right now
 73
Video inside Former kingpin turned Real Estate guru Jay Morrison bodies Dj Vlad in a..
61 comments
21 hours ago
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 38
OT The GOAT Bomani Jones Leaving HQ
60 comments
18 hours ago
@sports
most viewed right now
 34
Image(s) inside Keith Murray, Capone of CNN, Ty Nitty Tru Life and others react to Pro..
97 comments
20 hours ago
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 28
Video inside This lil boy the biggest savage alive, on ma [VIDEO]
180 comments
19 hours ago
@wild'ish
most viewed right now
 19
Image(s) inside DFW rapper Go Yayo arrested for murder
85 comments
20 hours ago
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 15
Image(s) inside Every once a while I need a BBW in my life
113 comments
2 days ago
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 14
Article inside Transformers: The Last Knight' review: Michael Bay's final outing a c..
82 comments
21 hours ago
@movies
most viewed right now
 14
Image(s) inside How do i tell my husband hes no longer good for me
95 comments
2 days ago
@wild'ish
back to top
register contact Follow BX @ Twitter Follow BX @ Facebook search BX privacy