Yahoo to buy Tumblr for $1.1b
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May 20th, 2013 (4:01 PM).
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Can anyone explain to me what happened when Yahoo bought other sites before?
From what I know, anything they acquire is basically either on the verge of "uncool" and thus fails because…nobody uses it, or they acquire it and ignore it.
Compare this to other companies, which try to predict which services will be useful and cool for a long time, and then buy those. Yahoo generally just tries to capitalize on fads. And usually fails.
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