It appears as if Yahoo! is going pony up more than $1 billion for Tumblr–and the move has platform written all over it.
A hefty price to pay? You betcha, but it's a move that makes sense for Marissa Mayer et al.
Think about it. At present, there's no way for consumers to take Yahoo! in different directions. There are no Yahoo! proper apps (read: Android, iOS, and Facebook). You really can't createRead More