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Germany Urging Yahoo Users To Seek Alternative Email Providers

12/16/2016, Several months ago, Yahoo revealed that they were hacked and about 500 million accounts were compromised. Then just the other day, the company disclosed that another 1 billion accounts separate of the 500 million accounts had also been hacked, which safe...

Verizon May Be Thinking About Giving Up On Yahoo Acquisition

12/15/2016, Verizon announced its intention to acquire Yahoo for $4.83 billion in July this year. However, Yahoo revealed in September that it had encountered a major cyberattack which left personal information of hundreds of millions of users compromised. Verizon...

Yahoo Says Another Billion User Accounts Have Been Hacked

12/14/2016, Yahoo is definitely not in a good place right now. Back in September, it was revealed that Yahoo had been hacked in which about 500 million user accounts had been affected. However it seems that wasn’t the end of it because in a recent press release...

Yahoo Answers For Mobile Is Now Open To All

12/08/2016, Last month we reported that Yahoo had launched the Yahoo Answers app on mobile. However the app at that time was an invite-only app, meaning that Yahoo was testing out the app before opening it up to the public. The good news is that in an announcement...

Yahoo Answers Now Has A Dedicated Mobile App

11/29/2016, If you have ever searched for answers to your questions on the internet, there’s a good chance that you’ll have come across Yahoo Answers in which your question, or a question that’s similar, has been asked and answered by internet users. Now it...

Yahoo Admits Some People Knew About Massive 2014 Hack

11/10/2016, Yahoo confirmed a couple of months ago that it was the victim of what it calls a “state-sponsored” cyberattack that left details of more than 500 million of its users compromised. This cyberattack actually took place back in 2014 and the...

Yahoo Evades Tough Questions By Canceling Earnings Call

10/16/2016, Things aren’t really going great for Yahoo these days. Not long after the company inked its $4.8 billion acquisition deal with Verizon it was revealed that Yahoo was hit by a major cyber attack which compromised details of more than 500 million...

Yahoo Email Forwarding Reactivated

10/16/2016, Yahoo has had a tough few weeks following the revelation that it was the victim of a massive cyber attack which left details of more than 500 million users compromised and that it complied with a government order for scanning incoming emails of all users....

Yahoo No Longer Allows You To Forward Emails

10/11/2016, After reports of a major hack at Yahoo which compromised details of more than 500 million users and scanning incoming emails of all users for the government, it’s likely that many of its users now want to ditch Yahoo Mail for another service but the...

Verizon Wants $1 Billion Discount On Yahoo After Hack

10/09/2016, Not too long ago Verizon reached a $4.8 billion deal to acquire Yahoo but a lot has been made public since then. Yahoo confirmed two weeks ago that it was the victim of a massive cyberattack in 2014 which compromised usernames and passwords of more than...

Yahoo CEO Sued For Allegedly Forcing Male Employees Out

10/09/2016, These aren’t the best of days for Yahoo. As it deals with the fallout from the devastating cyber attack which left some 500 million users compromised, it’s also having to answer questions about its compliance with a secret order which resulted...

Yahoo Calls Claims Of Scanning Emails For NSA ‘Misleading’

10/05/2016, It was reported yesterday that Yahoo complied with a secret government order to scan incoming email of all of its users for the NSA and the FBI. It was claimed that Yahoo built a special software tool to make this possible. The company didn’t offer...