FORTUNE -- I can't vouch for the accuracy of the data in this infographic, created by business insurance provider Simply Business and posted Friday on TechCrunch, but even if it's a little off it gives you a good feel for how Apple's (AAPL) relatively small, targeted acquisitions compare with such multibillion dollar deals as Google (GOOG) buying Motorola ($12.5 billion) and Facebook (FB) trying to buy WhatsApp ($19 billion).
If you go to TechCrunch, that site's live version offers some cool interactive features.
The media wanted a Yahoo-Foursquare deal more than the companies did.
FORTUNE -- Over the weekend, Yahoo (YHOO) announced a data partnership with restaurant reviews site Yelp (YELP). The partnership "will incorporate Yelp's listings and reviews of local businesses into results on Yahoo's search engine," according to the Wall Street Journal.
The surprising part of this announcement is not that Yahoo partnered with Yelp; it's who Yahoo did not partner with: Foursquare. Speculation about a Foursquare MOREErin Griffith - Feb 10, 2014 5:38 PM ET
In the wake of a lackluster quarterly earnings report, the Yahoo CEO underscores that a turnaround would take years. Investors may not give her that much time.
FORTUNE -- After a string of ugly one-night stands, Wall Street found love with Yahoo (YHOO) CEO Marissa Mayer. The pair had a sweet honeymoon period: Yahoo's share price has more than doubled during her first 18 months as CEO.
But with the company's latest MOREErin Griffith - Jan 28, 2014 7:59 PM ET
Yahoo's chief executive was heavy on the spectacle at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, but it remains to be seen whether the fireworks will translate to revenues.
FORTUNE -- The history of Yahoo (YHOO) CEOs giving keynotes at the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is not exactly stellar.
There was 2010, when Carol Bartz canceled her appearance abruptly with little explanation.
There was 2008, when co-founder Jerry Yang opened with a MOREMiguel Helft, senior writer - Jan 8, 2014 11:04 AM ET
Veterans of the first generation of web startups have not only survived, they continue to be big brands with 11-or 12-digit market caps.
By Kevin Kelleher, contributor
FORTUNE -- It's now been 15 years since 1999, a year that has since become synonymous with crazy Internet excess. The first Internet boom began several years earlier with an overhyped IPO and took a while to reach its febrile climax. Of course, it all MOREJan 3, 2014 5:00 AM ET
Yahoo admits that its Mail service was (and will be) unavailable for some people for 40 hours. Unacceptable? Sure. By how much, though?
FORTUNE -- Is it unacceptable for your e-mail to be inaccessible for one minute? How about 40? What about an hour? Forty hours?
That's about the time that Yahoo (YHOO) expects some of its Mail customers to be without access to the service after a hardware problem in one of MOREAndrew Nusca - Dec 11, 2013 5:29 PM ET
With company stock up over 100% since she began running the company 16 months ago, Mayer reflects on her choices to date.JP Mangalindan, Writer - Oct 17, 2013 1:08 PM ET
Which tech companies offer the best child care services? Hint: Not one with many women at the top.
By Jennifer Alsever
FORTUNE -- Facebook's recently announced plans for a sprawling $120 million housing community near its Menlo Park campus will include affordable employee homes and a laundry list of amenities like a pub, convenience store, bicycle repair shop, hair stylist -- even a doggy day care. One perk missing from MOREOct 14, 2013 12:35 PM ET
Tech is big in New York -- but the alley still ain't the valley. Here's our annual report card.
FORTUNE -- Last May when Yahoo (YHOO) CEO Marissa Mayer paid $1.1 billion in cash to buy Tumblr, New York techies cheered. Finally! A New York startup exits for more than a billion dollars! This hasn't happened since Doubleclick sold to Google in 2007. And it is one of the signs people MOREJessi Hempel, writer - Aug 26, 2013 5:00 AM ET
It's not just the broader economy holding tech back. Truth is, a lot of big-cap, low-value stocks are having trouble jumping over the modest bar Wall Street has set for them.
By Kevin Kelleher, contributor
FORTUNE -- Even by the typically unpredictable nature of quarterly earnings, the technology sector had more than its share of surprises this month. As tech giant after tech giant lined up to report their earnings this month, MOREAug 2, 2013 5:00 AM ET
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