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After a weekend chock full of rumors and speculation, Yahoo has announced it plans to acquire Tumblr, the popular social service that hosts more than 105 million GIF-filled blogs, for $1.1 billion in cash. CNN Sans™ & © 2016 Cable News Network. Could a Tumblr deal fix Yahoo's square reputation?
Existing posts containing porn were made private and are no longer publicly accessible. Verizon inherited Tumblr as part of its 2017 acquisition of Yahoo, which bought Tumblr in 2013. The work ahead of us remains the same—and we still have a long way to go!—but with more resources to draw from.”.