ARTICLES RELATING TO YAHOO

Yahoo reveals more details about massive hack

2016-11-10 09:13

Yahoo provided more details about an epic hack of its services, including that the culprits may have planted software 'cookies' for ongoing access to users' accounts.

Yahoo hacked by criminals, not state sponsor - expert

2016-09-29 11:04

Yahoo! accounts were hacked in 2014 by cybercriminals rather than a state-sponsored party as the web portal claimed, according to a security firm.

Yahoo data breach: What to do if you've been hacked

2016-09-23 07:35

Yahoo’s data theft, involving about half the company’s 1 billion users, is no joke. Here’s what to do if you’re one of the unlucky Yahoo users whose account was compromised.

Yahoo suffers ‘massive’ data breach - report

2016-09-22 16:46

Yahoo! is preparing to disclose a “massive” data breach of its main service, Recode reported, just as Verizon Communications prepares to take over the ailing internet company’s core assets.

End of era as Yahoo snapped up in R68.6bn deal

2016-07-25 14:29

Verizon has agreed buy Yahoo’s web assets for $4.8bn, ending its two-decade run as an independent business that started at Stanford University.

Yahoo starts shutting down some services

2016-02-19 11:25

The internet company has started shuttering some of its digital magazines as part of the struggling online pioneer's latest reorganisation plan.

Yahoo scraps Alibaba spin-off plan

2015-12-09 15:42

Yahoo scrapped its long-planned spin-off of shares in Alibaba after pressure from investors concerned about the tax risks of the deal.

Yahoo swings to loss as revenues rise

2015-07-23 12:00

Yahoo swung to a loss in the second quarter, but revenues grew as the Internet pioneer refocused its efforts on mobile and other growing sectors.

EU to investigate search engine transparency

2015-04-20 13:40

Internet platforms such as Google, Microsoft and Yahoo! will be the subject of a widespread inquiry by European regulators to determine whether they are transparent enough.

Yahoo eyes harvesting ad revenue from other apps

2015-02-20 12:05

The search company is giving away tools to mobile app developers in a move to increase revenue from mobile ads, an area where the tech giant has fallen behind.

 

BlackBerry lesson: Adapt or die in the internet age

2016-10-01 09:31

BlackBerry has joined Yahoo, Nokia and other technology industry stars felled by an internet age in which companies are forced to evolve quickly or perish.

Yahoo hack: Password breach could have ripple effects

2016-09-27 22:14

As investigators and investors weigh the damage of Yahoo's massive breach to the internet icon, information security experts worry that the record-breaking haul of password data could be used to jimmy locks up and down the web

Yahoo hack hit 500 million users, likely 'state sponsored'

2016-09-22 22:03

Yahoo said a massive attack on its network in 2014 accessed data from at least 500 million users and may have been state sponsored.

Choosing a company name for success in digital era: Expert tips

2016-08-05 15:27

Marketing and internet experts provide help in navigating the often-treacherous path to choosing a company name in the digital era.

Daily Mail owner eyes snapping up Yahoo

2016-04-11 08:08

The owner of Britain's Daily Mail is in early discussions over a bid for the ailing US internet company Yahoo

Bosses can snoop on private messages, court rules

2016-01-13 13:33

The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that it's not 'unreasonable' for an employer to verify that employees are completing their tasks during working hours.

Yahoo unveils silent video chat app

2015-07-30 16:30

Yahoo has unveiled a new mobile application allowing users to exchange live video, text and emoticons, without audio.

Yahoo overhauls Flickr

2015-05-20 07:51

Yahoo has introduced an overhaul of its photo-sharing site, Flickr, including a design that works with client programmes on desktops and apps.

Yahoo marks 20 years with yodels

2015-03-03 13:55

Yahoo has celebrated its 20th anniversary with a look back at its history and an eye to the future of the internet pioneer in the midst of transformation.

Search: Reshaping the world as we know it

2015-02-06 14:02

Can anyone really remember the days before Google? There are youngsters entering tertiary education who have never known a world without the internet.

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