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The Daily Mail's owner could buy Yahoo -

The Daily Mail's publisher is lining up an offer to purchase Yahoo, according to reports. The Wall Street Journal claims the Daily Mail and General Trust (DMGT), which owns the newspaper and the Mail Online, is speaking with private equity firms about ...and more »

UK's Daily Mail Explores Bid for Yahoo Backed by Private Equity - Wall Street Journal

The U.K.'s Daily Mail has emerged as a suitor for Yahoo Inc.'s assets, joining a wide group of interested companies said to include telecom giant Verizon Communications Inc. as an April 18 deadline for preliminary offers nears. Daily Mail, the British ...and more »

Daily Mail Parent Company Considering Yahoo Bid - Hollywood Reporter

4:03 PM PDT 4/10/2016 by Natalie Jarvey , Georg Szalai. FACEBOOK; TWITTER; EMAIL ME · PRINT; COMMENTS. AP Images. Marissa Mayer. Yahoo announced in February that it would seek strategic alternatives. The list of potential Yahoo bidders is getting a ...and more »

Yahoo: Why would Daily Mail or anyone else buy net firm? - BBC News

Recently, there have been more stories about Yahoo shutting bits of its business than celebrating successes. The firm's own internet services are now valued to be worth a fraction of its stake in the e-commerce giant Alibaba. So, after the US tax ...and more »

Yahoo Mail Goes Down For Many Users In Europe And US - Tech Times

For most Yahoo Mail users in Europe and the U.S., the email website was inaccessible for some and intermittent for others last Saturday, April 9. The social media site, Twitter, saw an influx of status updates from users in the European and American ...and more »

Daily Mail Looks to Expand US Audience - Wall Street Journal

LONDON—Whether in its century-old print edition or on its leading-edge website, the U.K.'s Daily Mail has always had a knack of delivering what readers want. Now the publication is betting it can apply that savvy to a much bigger U.S. audience as it ...and more »

The Daily Mail Could Be Tumblr's New Owner In Surprise Yahoo! Deal - Huffington Post UK

The Daily Mail is exploring a possible bid for internet giant Yahoo!, owner of notorious time-thief Tumblr. The British-based publisher, which owns both the mid-market tabloid and the online 'sidebar of shame', says it is in the very early stages of ...and more »

A Yahoo-Daily Mail merger could turn the internet into “the worst kind of tabloid” - Quartz

The company that owns the British tabloid the Daily Mail—and its highly trafficked website—is exploring a potential bid for Yahoo with the help of a private equity backer, the Wall Street Journal reports (paywall). While the Daily Mail & General ...and more »

Daily Mail owner considering Yahoo bid - BBC News

The owner of the Daily Mail newspaper is in talks with other parties about a bid for the struggling US internet company Yahoo. A spokesman said discussions were "at a very early stage" and there was no certainty a deal would take place. The Wall Street ...and more »

Internet giants are like any other business - they can decay and die -

Back in 2000, at the height of the dotcom bubble, it would have made a better than average April Fool's joke. Running a story that the Daily Mail was thinking about taking over the web giant Yahoo would have raised some wry smiles, in much the same way ...and more »