- News tagged "yahoo"
Tuesday, 10 Jan 2017
Yahoo has announced the completion of a sale of its core Internet businesses to Verizon for an estimated US$4.83 billion (~S$6.92 billion). The remaining unsold parts of Yahoo will become a new investment company known as Altaba and company CEO Marissa Mayer will step down.
Saturday, 24 Dec 2016
Yahoo users, it's time to change your passwords again. The beleaguered company just announced that over a billion account has been compromised in a breach that occurred in August 2013.
Thursday, 6 Oct 2016
According to an incriminating report by Reuters, Yahoo has built software that scans its users’ emails for the US intelligence services. The company complied with several intelligence agencies’ request for scanning all incoming emails.
Sunday, 25 Sep 2016
If you've a Yahoo account, you need to change your password...like right now.
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.