I was swiping away notifications from my Yahoo Mail app on my HTC U11 phone and a message eventually appeared asking something along the lines of "we noticed you're swiping away notifications from this app, would you no longer like to receive them?" and I accidentally hit "yes". So now I no...
Verizon has completed its $4.48 billion acquisition of Yahoo. As part of the deal, current Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will step down. More than 2,000 jobs are expected to be cut now that the acquisition is complete.
Yahoo has been under fire for the multiple security issues they've been having over the last couple of years. A new vulnerability was discovered that leaked chunks of Yahoo server memory after a tiny 18-byte file was opened.
The names Yahoo and AOL have become rather tarnished over the years and Verizon plans to change things up once the deal with Yahoo is complete. So assuming everything goes through, the new name for these two entities will simply be Oath.
Yahoo made two huge hacking attacks public last year and it seems they're still having issues getting it wrapped up. Now, they're sending messages to recent users of the service that "a forged cookie may have been used in 2015 or 2016 to access your account."
Yahoo is rolling out a big update to their mail application that adds a couple of big changes. The first is a new caller ID feature for incoming calls, and the second is the ability to access your device's photos directly from the desktop mail portal.
The SEC is probing Yahoo to see if there was any wrongdoing in the company's delayed communication regarding customer hacks. Yahoo breaches over the past 2 years were said to have compromised over a billion user accounts.
The SEC is investigating to see if Yahoo broke business rules in an...
Yahoo has just pushed out a new update to their Flickr application that lets you use it without forcing you to have a Yahoo account. This update also comes with the following changes. . .
- Stability and performance enhancements.
- Follow your groups straight from your feed with new groups...
Earlier this year, Yahoo had a major security breach where over 500 million accounts were affected. The company has just announced a new security breach and believes at least 1 billion accounts are affected this time.
Yahoo has just launched a new application called Answers Now. This application will act as a dedicated front end for their Yahoo Answers platform and has the following features. . .
- Matching: When you ask a question, we route it to qualified responders who have the experiences and expertise...
Flickr is a popular photo hosting and sharing website, and the evolution of smartphone cameras has led to an increase in usage. The company just announced that close to 50% of all photo uploads are coming directly from smartphones.
An independent committee has revealed that various Yahoo employees were aware of the mega breach that occurred in 2014. The committee is still trying to determine how much information was known amongst employees.
Yahoo has consolidated all of its AI bots into a single app called Yahoo Bots. Within the app, you'll find News, Weather, Finance and even Blitz - a new bot which will help you will your Fantast Football teams.
The Verizon/Yahoo acquisition is still pending, and Verizon would like a bit of a discount thanks to recent findings. Due to the recent reports of hacking and spying from the US government, Verizon feels they should only have to pay $3.8 billion instead of the original $4.8 billion.
Reuters has been in touch with two sources that claim Yahoo secretly gave US intelligence agencies access to millions of users' email accounts. To do so, Yahoo created custom software that the officials could use to search the contents of the emails.