ARTICLES RELATING TO YAHOO

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.

Goodbye Google, hello Yahoo says Firefox

2014-11-20 07:56

Yahoo will supplant Google's search engine on Firefox's web browser in the US, signalling Yahoo's resolve to regain some lost ground.

Yahoo to invest in Snapchat

2014-10-06 13:17

Yahoo is planning to invest into the photo messaging application Snapchat, the Wall Street Journal has reported.

Yahoo wins jackpot from Alibaba IPO

2014-09-19 13:45

Yahoo is making amends for years of blundering with one smart move: An early investment in China's Alibaba Group that has turned into a multibillion-dollar boon.

Yahoo brushes up its e-commerce platform

2014-08-15 12:46

Yahoo has announced the re-launch of its e-commerce platform, which allows small businesses to easily set up online retailing.

Govt action needed against cyber threats

2014-08-10 19:27

Alarmed by mounting cyber threats around the world, a growing number of security experts see aggressive government action as the best hope to avert disaster.

Power of Microsoft's Bing an open question

2014-06-20 14:31

Micrsoft's Bing a worthy competitor to Google, as it powers 30% of the internet search market, according to new chief executive Satya Nadella.

 

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.

How you can fight hackers by being smarter online

2015-01-30 15:30

If you ever talk to IT people – database jockeys, tech support, server caregivers – you will hear some lovely phrases, these phrases refer to the biggest bane of technology systems everywhere.

No user data compromised, says Yahoo

2014-10-07 17:30

Yahoo says some of its servers were breached briefly by hackers, but that the attack was unrelated to the newly discovered Shellshock vulnerability.

Activist investor buys stake in Yahoo

2014-09-28 14:00

Activist investor Starboard Value LP has acquired a significant stake in Yahoo and urged the Internet company to explore a merger with AOL.

US threatened Yahoo with huge fine over surveillance

2014-09-12 07:51

US authorities threatened to fine Yahoo $250 000 a day if it failed to comply with a secret surveillance programme requiring it to hand over user data in the name of national security.

Yahoo bolsters local search with Zofari app

2014-08-13 13:26

Yahoo has said it was bolstering its local search capabilities by absorbing the team from the smartphone recommendation app Zofari.

Bill ensures emails, photos won't die

2014-07-17 11:59

A group of influential US lawyers has the answer to the question of what would happen to Facebook, Yahoo and other online accounts when a person dies.

US forces move into Iraq with security mission

2014-06-17 08:33

Nearly 300 American forces are being positioned in and around Iraq to help secure US assets as President Obama nears a decision on combating fast-moving Islamic insurgents.

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