Both Kerravala and Olds said Mayer is working hard to turn the company around, and one of the first orders of business seems to be rounding out the company's portfolio with a series of acquisitions.
Those acquisitions are aimed squarely at a younger, more mobile user base.
Mayer, who was a top executive at Google, arrived at Yahoo last summer with the mandate to return the company around and create excitement around the brand.
Earlier this year, she kicked off the revamp with a new look for Yahoo's homepage.
This article, Yahoo goes after younger, mobile users with reported Hulu bid, was originally published at Computerworld.com.
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