Pixel Envy

Written by Nick Heer.

Verizon Is Close to Acquiring Yahoo

The rumoured purchase price is about $5 billion, compared to the $4.4 billion that Verizon paid for AOL last year, or about five times the amount Yahoo paid to acquire Tumblr. I remain fascinated at how eager Verizon is to acquire big-in-the-’90s web properties.