Yahoo CEO plans to prune apps


Published Feb 13, 2013 at 04:00AM / Updated Nov 19, 2013 at 12:31AM

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer thinks the Internet company will be able to please more people with fewer smartphone applications.

Mayer says she hopes to winnow Yahoo’s portfolio of mobile applications from the current 60 to 75 programs to about a dozen. Her remarks came during a Tuesday appearance before investors in San Francisco.

— Staff and wire reports