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Yahoo! rumoured to have placed bid to acquire Hulu

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Yahoo has been on a seemingly record-breaking buying spree as of late, earlier this week they snapped up popular micro blogging site Tumblr, now they’re rumoured to be interested in acquiring popular pay-TV provider, Hulu, for an undisclosed amount of money.

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May 25th, 2013 at 6:01 pm

Yahoo! acquisition of Tumblr official, to be run as standalone company

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After having its board vote on the matter yesterday, Yahoo officially announced today that the planned $1.1 billion acquisition of micro blogging site Tumblr is to go ahead.

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May 20th, 2013 at 12:47 pm

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Yahoo! holding product related event on Monday, to “share something special”

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Rumours are heating up as Yahoo! has scheduled a product related event for Monday afternoon, speculation has lead to suggestions that they will announce a Tumblr acquisition among other things.

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May 18th, 2013 at 8:52 am

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Yahoo! considering Tumblr acquisition for close to $1 billion

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Yahoo! has been on a buying spree of late, the latest acquisition by the struggling search giant is rumoured to be micro blogging platform; Tumblr, in a deal expected to go as high as $1 billion.

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Written by Dion Guillaume

May 17th, 2013 at 6:23 pm