Yahoo a Takeover Target? Not So Fast. | Re/code
Morning Agenda: Yahoo as Takeover Target - The New York Times
One of the reasons Meyer is so vocal about this is that she wants to reassure Tumblr's community. The Tumblr crowd is notably, well, emotional and somewhat "indy." There is certainly a danger that anything viewed as a Yahoo takeover would send them fleeing to rivals.
Yahoo Takeover - The Huffington Post
One possible start-up that seems ripe for a Yahoo takeover is Criteo, a Palo Alto-based retargeting firm that has drawn comparisons to Google AdWords. Several rumors have been swirling in San Francisco about a Criteo acquisition. One source even phoned with a terse line: "'Blue Horseshoe likes Criteo'--a reference to a scene from the movie Wall Street, where a banker calls a reporter to tip him off about a coming acquisition."