Tag Archives: Yahoo

DAZN could buy Fox Sports Brazil

Sports OTT DAZN, soon to be launched in Brazil, could be one of the  possible candidates to buy Fox Sports in the country, according to Brazilian journalists Eduardo Ohata (Yahoo) and Mauricio Lima (Veja magazine). Fox Sports sale was an Economic Defense Administrative Councils (CADE) decision,  which approved the merger between Fox and Disney but [...]

Yahoo, Hulu team up to launch free streaming service in the US

Yahoo announced the launch of Yahoo View, a free TV-watching site that will feature Hulus content. This move was announced after Hulu decided to close its free, ad-supported streaming service, informed The Hollywood Reporter.   Hulu will begin notifying clients over the next few days, and members who have been using the free service will [...]

Verizon buys Yahoo for USD 4.8 billion

  Verizon Communications agreed to buy Yahoo’s operating business for approximately $4.8 billion in cash. The deal is subject to approval and is expected to close in Q1 of 2017.   Yahoos business will be integrated with AOL, the internet company that Verizon acquired last year for USD 4.4 billion. Combined, AOL and Yahoo will [...]