Once Yahoo Messenger shuts down, users will be redirected to a new Squirrel service that the company has been beta-testing since last month.
The measure, which is not yet final, would allow press publishers to ask search engines to pay them for showing their articles for up to one year after publication.
For months Lovkesh Joshi was quietly terrified of losing his job as a manager at a top Indian tech services company. Clients were cutting their budgets, prompting his bosses to fire dozens of colleagues. His manager told him not to worry, but it was hard not to when experts were predicting that millions of the […]
Mozilla has approved Google to be Firefox’s default search engine, as it scraps its deal with Yahoo.
Former Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer apologized on Wednesday for two massive data breaches at the internet company, blaming Russian agents for at least one of them.
Former Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer and the current and former CEOs of Equifax Inc will testify before a US Senate panel on November 8 on two massive data breaches
Yahoo has officially confirmed that all 3 billion user accounts were compromised and hacked in the 2013 data theft incident. Here’s how to secure your account.
Yahoo on Tuesday said that all 3 billion of its accounts were hacked in a 2013 data theft, tripling its earlier estimate of the size of the largest breach in history
A Yahoo official emphasized Tuesday that the 3 billion figure included many accounts that were opened but that were never, or only briefly, used.
In a 93-page decision, Koh rejected Yahoo’s contention that breach victims lacked standing to sue, and said they could pursue some breach of contract and unfair competition claims.
Yahoo Japan Corp., operator of the nation’s second-most popular website, announced a new web-based gaming platform called Game Plus. The new service offers titles through cloud streaming and those built on HTML5, and starts Tuesday in Japan with 39 titles.
Esports will start winding down Friday as Verizon decided to focus on the Yahoo Sports brand, Travis Gafford, who heads the Esports unit, sad in a note to readers and viewers. Verizon shares closed little changed at $46.64 in New York Thursday. The stock is down 13 percent this year.
Oath, on combining the media and technology resources of Yahoo and AOL, boasts of being able to reach nearly a billion people worldwide.
About 2,100 jobs are on the chopping block as Verizon prepares to combine Yahoo and AOL for a digital advertising offensive.AOL and Yahoo will cut 15 percent of the 14,000 workers they now employ, or about 2,100 jobs.
Verizon has a simple goal in buying Yahoo: It wants to challenge Google and Facebook in the huge and lucrative field of digital advertising