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Yahoo Buys News App from British Teenager For a Reported $30 Million


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Nick D'Aloisio and his Summly app

Nick d'Aloisio displays his mobile application Summly, which Yahoo recently purchased for a reported $30 million.

Credit: Matt Dunham/AP

When Yahoo was founded in 1995, Nick D'Aloisio wasn't even born yet. He says he taught himself to program computers using books and video tutorials.

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