After A Year Of Upgrading Yahoo, CEO Marissa Mayer To Join Us At Disrupt SF

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http://techcrunch.com – Marissa Mayer became CEO of Yahoo nearly a year ago and has quickly moved to reshape the storied Internet company’s culture and bring in new talent. Starting out, she hired a strong new management team, had a child(!) and altered workplace practices. More recently, she’s been making a huge acquisition push, buying Tumblr for more than $1 billion along with a broad range of other startups, including but not limited to Stamped, Qwiki, Astrid, Ghostbird Software, Summly, and, most recently, Xobni. What’s the big strategy behind all these moves? You’ll get to hear ab (IT news)