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Yahoo shuts down Yahoo Screen video portal

Tuesday 5 January 2016 | 09:48 CET | News
Yahoo said it shut down its four-year-old video portal Yahoo Screen last week, the New York Times reported. The news follows a USD 42 million write-off on original video content that Yahoo took in October. The portal had about 15 million unique visitors in the US according to comScore. Yahoo spokesman Arunav Sinha said the company decided to relocate its video content within the company's various digital magazines.

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