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Marketplace Tech for Thursday, August 8, 2013
Aug 8, 2013

Marketplace Tech for Thursday, August 8, 2013

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Marissa Mayer has been making lots of changes at Yahoo, from buying up smaller companies, like blogging platform Tumblr, to changing the company's telecommuting policy. But for a modern tech company, there are few things more important than successful branding. Every day this month, Yahoo will be using a new logo on its home page, with a big reveal of its official logo next month. And, another newbie entered the already crowded pool of smartphone options. The LG G2 flagship phone has some unique features. The most intriguing ones involve sensors that tell the phone what you're doing and help you do it.

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Yahoo: New logo, same as the old?

Aug 8, 2013
Yahoo is rolling out new branding ideas in the days leading up to a new logo launch next month.

LG unveils the G2 smartphone

Aug 8, 2013
LG's flagship smartphone has features that could make it stand out in a crowded market.

Jeff Price's Audiam helps musicians make money from YouTube

Aug 8, 2013
The SpinArt Records and TuneCore co-founder's has a new company that's generating a lot of buzz.

Marissa Mayer has been making lots of changes at Yahoo, from buying up smaller companies, like blogging platform Tumblr, to changing the company’s telecommuting policy. But for a modern tech company, there are few things more important than successful branding. Every day this month, Yahoo will be using a new logo on its home page, with a big reveal of its official logo next month. And, another newbie entered the already crowded pool of smartphone options. The LG G2 flagship phone has some unique features. The most intriguing ones involve sensors that tell the phone what you’re doing and help you do it.

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