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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)

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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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