Marissa Mayer: activist investors say she should be fired for mismanaging Yahoo. Photograph: Reuters

Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer and US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton have it tough. Activists investors say that Mayer should be fired (...)

Big Mac: has been showing its age
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Image of the week: Little, Medium and Big Mac First developed in the 1960s, the Big Mac, like its parent company, has been showing its age, and the g(...)

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has been at the helm of Yahoo for almost four years.  Photograph: Robert Galbraith/Files/Reuters

Buyers interested in buying Yahoo’s web business will have two weeks to submit their bids, it has been reported. The Wall Street Journal said the t(...)

Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer. Photograph: Stephen Lam/Getty Images

Yahoo said its board has formed a committee of independent directors to explore strategic alternatives, alongside its plan to revamp and spin off its(...)

A number of private equity firms have expressed interest in Yahoo’s core internet business. Photograph: Getty

Bain and TPG are among several private equity firms weighing approaches for Yahoo’s core internet business after the Silicon Valley group announced it(...)

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer: under pressure from shareholders

Yahoo Inc is to cut about 15 per cent of its workforce and close offices in five locations as part of a turnaround plan for the struggling Internet bu(...)

Marissa Mayer, chief executive of Yahoo. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Marissa Mayer is gearing up for yet another turnaround plan for Yahoo. Given the company’s persistent slump, even a sweeping overhaul may do litt(...)

Marissa Mayer, chief executive officer of Yahoo! Inc., promised to detail a plan to cut costs and boost growth on Tuesday. (Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg)

Marissa Mayer is gearing up for yet another turnaround plan for Yahoo! Inc. Given the company’s persistent growth slump, even a sweeping overhau(...)

Morale is said to have sunk so low at Yahoo that some employees refer to Marissa Mayer, Yahoo’s chief executive, as “Evita” an allusion to Eva Peron, the former first lady of Argentina whose outsize ego and climb to power and wealth were chronicled in the musical of that name. (Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg)

Marissa Mayer, the glamorous, geeky Google executive hired to turn around Yahoo in 2012, used to inspire hope in Yahoo’s workforce just by visiting th(...)

Starboard criticised CEO Marissa Mayer for failed attempts over her three years at the helm to turn around the core business.

Yahoo was urged by activist shareholder Starboard Value LP to overhaul its management and board, saying that “significant changes” were needed at the(...)