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Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer speaks at a news conference in New York May 20, 2013. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer speaks at a news conference in New York May 20, 2013. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer speaks at a news conference in New York May 20, 2013. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer speaks at a news conference in New York May 20, 2013. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer speaks at a news conference in New York May 20, 2013. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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A photo illustration shows the applications of Yahoo and Tumblr on the screen of an iPhone in Zagreb May 20, 2013. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic

A photo illustration shows the applications of Yahoo and Tumblr on the screen of an iPhone in Zagreb May 20, 2013. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic

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A photo illustration shows the applications of Yahoo and Tumblr on the screen of an iPhone in Zagreb May 20, 2013. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic

A photo illustration shows the applications of Yahoo and Tumblr on the screen of an iPhone in Zagreb May 20, 2013. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic

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The Yahoo logo is shown at the company's headquarters in Sunnyvale, California April 16, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

The Yahoo logo is shown at the company's headquarters in Sunnyvale, California April 16, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

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