Yahoo Acquires OnTheAir, Betting Big on Mobile

Ever since former Googler Marissa Mayer took the reins at Yahoo, observers have been speculating about the venerable but beleaguered search engine’s new direction. A look at the company’s first two purchases since the new CEO came aboard seems to indicate a big bet on mobile apps.
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Yahoo Releases Livestand Magazine for iPad

What do Yahoo and magazines have in common? They may be on the ropes, but they’re not quite dead yet – they just need to adapt to the times. With this week’s release of Yahoo Livestand for the iPad, the beleaguered search engine hopes to attract readers and advertisers to what it still has to offer.
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