Yahoo! Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a digital media company that delivers personalized digital content and experiences worldwide. It offers online properties and services to users in three categories, including communications and communities, search and marketplaces, and media. The company’s communications and communities offerings include Yahoo! Mail, Yahoo! Messenger, Yahoo! Groups, Yahoo! Answers, Flickr, and Connected TV, which deliver a range of communication and social services that enable users to organize into groups and share knowledge, common interests, and photos. Its search products comprise Yahoo! Search and Yahoo! Local that serve as the starting points from which users navigate the Internet and discover content; and marketplace offerings consist of Yahoo! Shopping, Yahoo! Travel, Yahoo! Real Estate, Yahoo! Autos, and Yahoo! Small Business that enable users to research on specific topics, products, services, or areas of interest by reviewing and exchanging information, obtaining contact details, or considering offers from providers of goods and services, or parties with similar interests. The company’s media properties include Yahoo! Homepage, Yahoo! News, Yahoo! Sports, Yahoo! Finance, My Yahoo!, Yahoo! Toolbar, Yahoo! Entertainment & Lifestyles, Livestand from Yahoo!, IntoNow from Yahoo!, and Yahoo! Contributor Network that are designed to engage users with online content and services on the Web. It also offers a range of marketing services, such as display advertising, search advertising, listing-based services, and commerce-based transactions to advertisers to reach and connect with users on Yahoo! properties and affiliate sites. In addition, the company provides various software and platform offerings for third-party developers, advertisers, agencies, publishers, and designers to build and incorporate new products and innovations. Yahoo! Inc. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.