- News tagged "yahoo"
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.
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.