- News tagged "yahoo"
Monday, 25 Jul 2016
Verizon has cut a deal with Yahoo's board to acquire the internet company's core business for US$4.8 billion, marking the end of Yahoo's days as an independent company.
Thursday, 14 Jul 2016
Yahoo is bringing four new chat bots to Facebook Messenger, including ones for news, weather, finance, and even a virtual pet monkey that can swap emojis with you.
Sunday, 8 May 2016
In what is one of the biggest data breaches in history, millions of Gmail, Hotmail and Yahoo Mail accounts have been compromised with usernames and passwords currently being sold in the Russian criminal underworld. Yep, you should probably change your password.
Thursday, 3 Dec 2015
The Internet portal and search engine is looking for new suitors, after failing to gain profit. And the list of potential buyers is partially out.
Wednesday, 5 Aug 2015
Have you visited Yahoo lately? Beware, because the company's ad network has been used by hackers to send malicious code to computers that have visited Yahoo's portal since July 28.
Thursday, 20 Nov 2014
Google has been Firefox's default search engine since 2004, but things are set to change soon. Mozilla and Yahoo have just announced that Yahoo will be Firefox's default search engine for the next five years.
Friday, 12 Sep 2014
According to declassified documents, the U.S. government threatened Yahoo with a massive US$250,000 a day fine if it failed to comply with its request for user communications data.
Thursday, 17 Apr 2014
According to reports, Yahoo is working hard on projects to optimize its mobile search so as to convince Apple to make Yahoo its default iOS search engine.
Thursday, 16 Jan 2014
Amidst lackluster ad sales results, Yahoo's COO Henrique de Castro has been asked to leave the company.
Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013
Yahoo has been quite busy acquiring startups and businesses over the past year, with Tumblr and Summly. Now they may have set their sights on buying a certain image hosting site.