News tagged ‘yahoo’
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.
Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013
Yahoo is trying to get its employees to "eat its own dogfood". A leaked internal memo from Yahoo Senior Vice President of Communications Jeff Bonforte and Chief Information Officer Randy Roumillat shows them trying to convince 75 percent of their staff to switch to Yahoo Mail.
Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013
Yahoo Mail recently received a major update that almost completely changes the way it looks and behaves. The update also brings all users a massive boost in storage capacity to 1TB, as well as Mail Plus features that were only available to Mail Plus users.
Thursday, 12 Sep 2013
At Techcrunch Disrupt, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is optimistic for the company, revealing that monthly active users are up 20% and that the company is on the right track.
Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013
Yahoo has just announced that its stockpile of dormant usernames is ready to be released. Users who have successfully signed up for a dormant Yahoo username will be notified from today on.
Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013
As previously announced, Yahoo is freeing up Yahoo email IDs which have been inactive for at least 12 months. If there's a Yahoo email address you've always been pining for, head over to wishlist.yahoo.com. If you're first in line, Yahoo will email you a link to claim it in mid-August.
Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013
Yahoo has just announced built in Dropbox integration on its Yahoo Mail Android app. The integration allows Yahoo Mail users to easily send and receive large attachments like documents, photos and video using Dropbox.
Thursday, 4 Jul 2013
The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC), a Hong Kong-based association formed by eBay, Facebook, Google, Salesforce and Yahoo, sent a letter in June to Singapore's Minister for Communications and Information (MCI) Yaacob Ibrahim on the new licensing framework for online news sites.
Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013
Yahoo has just announced its acquisition of Qwiki, a start-up company that created an iPhone app which lets users create short movies using photos, video clips and music tracks. The deal was said to be worth an estimated US$50 million.
Monday, 1 Jul 2013
Yahoo has recently announced that it will be shutting down a total of 12 products in order to concentrate on products that have more value to the company.