Media Insider: Yahoo Changes Ahead, Brand Podcasts Trend Upward, Meryl Streep’s Speech Sparks CPJ Donations

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. Marissa Mayer Resigning From Yahoo Board as Remaining Company Renames Itself Altaba (TechCrunch) Yahoo’s planned sale to Verizon appears to be moving forward, reports TechCrunch. With the sale underway, Yahoo’s remaining assets, Alibaba and Yahoo Japan, will now be…

Yahoo approaching bidders

Media Insider: Yahoo to Approach Bidders, Site Launching for Business-Minded Millennials, How Hyperlocals are Taking Shape

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. Yahoo Said to Start Approaching Bidders as Soon as Monday (Bloomberg Business) Yahoo! Inc. will begin approaching potential corporate and private equity buyers as the company seeks bidders for its core business, according to people familiar with the process.…