Yahoo Buying Tumblr For $1.1 Billion

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As part of CEO Marissa Mayer’s strategy to expand the company’s social and mobile presence and attract younger users, Yahoo will purchase the popular blogging service Tumblr for $1.1 billion in cash. What do you think?

“I think they could have gotten it for $900 million.”

Robert Hogan • Beautician

“Shit. I hope Marissa Mayer still lets us blog from home.”

Henry Kozlowski • Envelope Folder


“Ooh, I hope they like my Tumblr about dolphins!”

Peggy Meillon • Systems Analyst