Topic: Livestand

Mayer's Product Conundrum

Yahoo's engineers haven't delivered what advertisers want

The Yahoo CEO job was never going to be easy. And as the initial excitement over the hiring of longtime Google executive Marissa Mayer wanes, the challenges facing the company…

Yahoo Shuttering Livestand iPad App

Mobile app not part of mobile-first product strategy

With bikini season approaching, Yahoo’s all about trimming the fat. Last month the company announced that it would lay off 2,000 employees as part of then-CEO Scott Thompson’s plan to…

Yahoo Comes to Tablets With Livestand

Company launches iPad app with 'Living Ads'

Yahoo is making a big move onto tablets. It's launching an iPad news reading app called Livestand (which was announced earlier this year), with a new ad unit called "Living…