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Open Source WordPress Grows on Yahoo Tumblr Buyout

May 20, 2013, 19:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)

The big news in the tech world that emerged over the weekend is that Yahoo is set to repeat its decade old mistake and acquire Tumblr (Geocities redux) for $1 Billion.

I'm not a fan of Tumblr, but I am a fan of freedom and WordPress, both of which are apparently now 'winning' as a side effect of this deal. While it's still unclear precisely how Yahoo's ownership may/may not affect Tumblr, users are already voting with their blogs.

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