Yahoo! Appoints Marissa Mayer Chief Executive Officer

Interesting: Yahoo! today announced that it has appointed Marissa Mayer as President and Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Board of Directors effective July 17, 2012. I think the best yardstick for measuring Meyer’s performance is Flickr. If Meyer can make Flickr into a great modern experience, then there’s little chance she can’t turn […]

Samsung Widens Lead Over Apple, Says Bullshit

Samsung appears to be widening its lead over Apple in the titanic battle over smartphone sales, according to a recent survey. Because Samsung releases actual numbers about how many smartphones they sell. Oh, right. Analysts forecast that thanks to its flagship Galaxy S III, Samsung sold about 50 million smartphones in the second quarter, according […]