Date: 3/25/2013
Why: Talent, Technology

If 15-year-old Nick D'Aloisio ever plans on going to college, his tuition is already paid for. That's because the British programing Wunderkind had his app, Summly, which organizes and summarizes news for over 500,000 thousand users, bought outright by Yahoo. As Yahoo looks to focus its efforts in mobile, the acquisition of the Summly and its underlying technology will help it do so.