Popular now on WCYB.com

Notable online startup sales

POSTED: 3:17 PM May 20 2013   UPDATED: 3:23 PM May 20 2013

Yahoo is acquiring popular social media blogging site Tumblr for $1.1 billion, the company announced Monday. Take a look at other notable online startup acquisitions.

Tumblr
1 / 11
tumblr.com

Yahoo is acquiring popular social media blogging site Tumblr for $1.1 billion, the company announced Monday. That has Tumblr enthusiasts worried about possible changes to the site, but CEO Marisa Mayer promised Tumblr will operate independently and Yahoo won’t "screw it up." Take a look at other notable online startup acquisitions.

Crime Report

09-26-14_William Sawyer

Kentucky man charged with Pound robbery

A Kentucky man has been arrested after a gas station robbery in Pound, Virginia.

smyth-marijuana-9-24-14

Marijuana plants worth over $100k found in Smyth County

Citizen reports of possible drug activity the Rich Valley area of Smyth County led deputies to find a major marijuana growing operation.

advertisement

Email Sign-Up

advertisement