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4 Mistakes That Led To adidas’ Downfall

adidas was and will always be one of Nike’s main competitors, but last year, Under Armour rose to become the second biggest sportswear company in the United States. With a decline in sales for the past three years and their shares falling nearly 40 percent in the …

Flickr – Fully Redesigned Photosharing Platform

A precursor to social media and Internet photo sharing service, Flickr started simply as a support tool created by Stewart Butterfield and Caterina Fake for Game Neverending, a massively multiplayer online game. But soon, the couple realized its potential beyond the gaming world and spun off the …

Yahoo in Discussions to Acquire Tumblr for $1 Billion

Multiple sources out of Silicon Valley are indicating that Yahoo is in serious talks to acquire Tumblr for as much as $1 billion. First reported from the technology news site All Things D, the acquisition of the social blogging service would mean a quick infusion of youth …