News Summary: Yahoo remodels its home page

News Summary: Yahoo's home page gets facelift as CEO Marissa Mayer vies for more traffic, ads

Associated Press

NEW YAHOO: The home page that Is the gateway to Yahoo's online services has been redesigned in an effort to spur more frequent and longer visits. Yahoo Inc. unveiled the changes Wednesday in the U.S.

SURFS UP? Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is counting on the revamped home page to be a hit with Web surfers and online advertisers, helping the slumping Internet company to generate stronger revenue growth.

SCROLL ON AND ON: In the most noticeable change, Yahoo's new home page includes the ability to endlessly scroll through a selection of stories tailored for an individual user's tastes.

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