News tagged ‘yahoo’
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.
Thursday, 20 Jun 2013
Yahoo has just announced that inactive (for at least 12 months) Yahoo IDs will be freed up so that new or current users can sign up for the Yahoo ID they have their eye on.
Monday, 3 Jun 2013
Yahoo will be dropping its Mail Classic interface on 3 June. Once users have upgraded to the new interface, they will be presented with a new terms of service which includes automated content scanning and analyzing of your communications content. Hit the jump for more details.
Tuesday, 21 May 2013
Rumors had been circulating that Yahoo might be about to make big waves soon. Now, it is all but certain that the Yahoo board has approved a US$1.1 billion acquisition for the popular micro-blogging site Tumblr.
Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013
According to people familiar with the matter, Apple and Yahoo are discussing possibilities for deeper collaboration and integration on iOS.
Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013
In order to keep pace with Hotmail from Microsoft and Gmail from Google, both of which provide access to SkyDrive and Google Drive respectively, Yahoo has struck a deal which will offering Dropbox integration for their Yahoo Mail service.
Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013
Yahoo has announced yet another high profile acquisition of a mobile oriented startup. This time it's London based Summly, headed by 17-year-old entrepreneur Nick D'Aloisio, who started the company when he was 15.
Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013
There are unconfirmed reports that Yahoo might be in talks to purchase a major controlling stake in video sharing site, Dailymotion. If the deal goes through, it would be Yahoo CEO, Marissa Mayer's first major acquisition since taking over Yahoo.
Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer had much to say about the company's apps and search deal with Microsoft at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference.