Tech $ losses. Yahoo fading internet star

Pennies on the dollar

Bad investment
Hype
Never was worth much
Bubble
Mania
Animal spirits

A story from AP Mobile:

Yahoo’s evolution from rising to fading internet star

thumbnail1994

Stanford University computer graduate students Jerry Yang and David Filo begin compiling “David’s and Jerry’s Guide to the World Wide Web” in a trailer on campus.

Within a few months, they change the name to “Yet Another Hierarchical Officious Oracle,” which is abbreviated to Yahoo.

1995

Yahoo incorporates as a company, raises its first $1 million in venture capital and hires Tim Koogle as…

Read Full Story

app icon

Download

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s