21 little birds - Yahoo acquisitions under Marissa Mayer

Yahoo acquisitions under Marissa Mayer

Marissa Mayer was announced CEO of Yahoo in July, 2012.

In a short period of only one year, Marissa has made 21 Startup acquisitions, no small number by any means. These acquisitions range from upcoming Startups like Stamped to Startup giants like Tumblr.

Inspired by the original story on Mashable by Lauren, here’s a list of the 21 Acquisitions, what they did and what they’re going to do next in a fun visual story!

  1. Stamped : iPhone App to record and share all of your favorite things
  2. OntheAir : Live Video conversation platform
  3. Snip.it : Snip content from the web and share
  4. Alike : App to discover nearby venues based on interest
  5. Jybe : Discovery App
  6. Summly : News aggregation App
  7. Astrid : The award winning to-do list
  8. MileWise : App to help you manage your travel expenses wisely
  9. GoPollGo : Polling App
  10. Loki Studios : Gaming App Developer
  11. Tumblr : Social Blogging Network
  12. PlayerScale : Gaming Tool developer
  13. GhostBird Software : Creators of Mobile Photography Apps like Photoforge2 and KitCam
  14. Rondee : Free Conference Calling
  15. Bignoggins : App to manage fantasy sports teams
  16. Qwiki : iPhone App to create short movies
  17. Xobni : Smart Analytics for your email
  18. Ztelic : Social Data Analytics Platform
  19. Admovate : Mobile Ad Targeting Platform
  20. Lexity : App maker for Small Business
  21. Rockmelt : Social Browser maker

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