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Wednesday, October 09, 2002

YAHOO AND THE HOLLYWOOD MOGUL
yeeha!
What does the future hold for Yahoo, the one-time darling of the Internet Age? It looks like the attempts at monetizing its business model are failing both externally and internally.

At the height of the dot-com craze, Yahoo was seen as a future economic juggernaut. I even remember some wild rumors, shortly after the AOL purchase of Time Warner, that Yahoo was gearing up to buy Disney! Now, it's looking more and more likely that Yahoo will become the acquired by some old-media concern.