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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...

Yahoo Switches To Basic Email On Older Browsers

05/08/2014, There are times when it pays to remain ahead of the learning curve – such as now, as Yahoo requires you to update your browser or you will be using basic email instead when June 6 rolls around. The basic version of Yahoo Mail that will run on older...

Yahoo News Digest Released For Android

05/08/2014, In 2013 Yahoo acquired Summly, a popular news aggregation app developed by a 17-year old for $30 million. The app was shut down after the acquisition. Yahoo took its time but came up with the News Digest app for iOS in January earlier this year, this new...

Yahoo Will No Longer Honor ‘Do Not Track’ Requests

05/04/2014, For those who don’t know Do Not Track is a technology and essentially a policy proposal that those who don’t want their web use tracked have the option to opt out of it. It gives users a simple and simple choice to opt out of third-party web...

Yahoo Screen For Android Has Been Released

04/30/2014, Yahoo evidently wants to be a major player in online video streaming and the company has taken a lot steps recently which prove that it is serious about these ambitions. A few months back the Yahoo Screen app for iOS was launched. It essentially pools...

New Yahoo Mail iOS App Takes On Google Now

04/29/2014, The folks at Yahoo have been working very hard lately to get back in the game. The company made some major acquisitions, changed its logo and stepped into some new arenas. Its all part of a bigger plan. Today the company takes its mission forward with...