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Yahoo Purchases Flurry, A Mobile Analytics Firm

07/22/2014, Yahoo is a company that still retains a huge command of users although the growing dominance of Google across many different spheres in the virtual world has made it pretty difficult for Yahoo to remain to its pinnacle, back in the early dot-com days....

Yahoo Screen Arrives On Xbox 360

07/10/2014, Xbox 360 owners, listen up! Yahoo Screen has now arrived on this oldie but goodie of a gaming platform, where you are now able to explore videos regardless of whether you are seated comfortably on your sofa in the living room, or if you are on the move...

Yahoo Narrows Focus, Kills Off Some Services

07/02/2014, Yahoo has decided to allow a bunch of services to call it a day, as the company narrows down their focus to concentrate on four core areas, helping the company get in line with their mission statement. Basically, half a dozen services will no longer be...

Amazon Confirms Thriller ‘Hysteria’ For Third Pilot Season

07/01/2014, Major TV networks are no longer the only outlets that create exception TV series. Over the past few years online video streaming companies like Netflix have show networks how they can create award-winning content with a similar budget, while taking a...

Yahoo Grabs Community For Its Video Streaming Website

07/01/2014, It is no secret that Yahoo wants to be a major player in the online video streaming niche. The company was initially believed to be shopping for a YouTube competitor before deciding to build a streaming service that offered original content as well. The...

Marissa Mayers Misses Meeting With Ad Executives Due To Power Nap?

06/24/2014, If Marissa Mayers were to be a character in The Simpsons: Tapped Out game, then she would most probably have been assigned the task “Way over sleep for a Power Nap”, or someone did not feed her enough donuts to complete that task in double quick time....

Why Apple Dropped Yahoo For Weather Channel [Report]

06/20/2014, According to a report from earlier this month, it was revealed that with iOS 8, Apple had decided to drop Yahoo from their Weather app, instead choosing to go with the Weather Channel. To be fair, the Weather Channel has always been the company that...

Apple Drops Yahoo From Its Weather App In iOS 8

06/03/2014, As it stands, Apple uses Yahoo to pull weather that is displayed on the iPhone. It’s not really something many people might notice, but we reckon the partnership with Apple is one that Yahoo probably welcomes. However it looks like with iOS 8, Apple has...

Bing Will Not Be Sold To Yahoo, According To Microsoft’s CEO

05/28/2014, When it comes to performing searches on the internet, we have a few options available to us: Google, Yahoo, and Bing, although to be fair, Bing helps to power Yahoo’s searches so in reality as far as major search engines go, there aren’t that many to...

Yahoo’s YouTube Rival May Launch This Summer

05/27/2014, There is no shortage of reports about Yahoo building a YouTube rival. At first the company was believed to be seeking a majority stake in Dailymotion but that deal apparently fell through. Since then it is believed to be working on its own video streaming...

YouTube Appeases Content Creators As Poaching Rumors Heat Up

05/25/2014, There’s no doubt in the fact that YouTube is the world’s biggest online video streaming website primarily featuring user-generated content. Countless YouTube users have generated massive fan followings by posting videos of things they’re...

New Yahoo Mail App On Android

05/18/2014, It was not too long ago when we talked about the new Yahoo Mail app on the iOS platform, and here we are with the yang to that yin. We’re talking about a new Yahoo Mail for Android, where it too, will be able to ensure that all the information your...

Yahoo Acquires Blink Messaging App

05/14/2014, It looks like Yahoo’s push into mobile is getting very serious as they have recently acquired Blink. For those wondering what Blink is, it’s basically a messaging app for smartphones a bit like Snapchat, where messages sent to and from the app will...