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Thursday, Aug 9
2012, 1:46 AM
In her first days as Yahoo (YHOO) CEO, Marissa Mayer is reportedly showing the product...
In her first days as Yahoo (YHOO) CEO, Marissa Mayer is reportedly showing the product development focus many expected. In addition to expressing interest in products in hyped areas such as mobile, social, and local services, Mayer wants to revamp Yahoo Search, though it isn't clear if this means ending the troubled Microsoft (MSFT) deal. Also: Mayer is interested in providing content and ads to other sites, has killed off plans to outsource Yahoo's ad tech ops, and is trying to de-emphasize near-term profits. (previous)