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Yahoo Poaching YouTube Stars, Working On Rival [Report]

03/30/2014, It has long been rumored that Yahoo is interested in taking on YouTube. Apparently the company was looking into acquiring a major chunk of Dailymotion, but the deal is said to have been blocked by the French government. Yahoo might have given up on...

Yahoo Screen Now On Roku

03/24/2014, Fans of all things Yahoo, here is some good news for you. The Yahoo Screen App that delivers great videos to you, regardless of whether you are sitting comfortably on that couch of yours or on the move, is here. In a nutshell, Yahoo Screen is making its...

Yahoo Announces Partnership With Yelp To Improve Local Search

03/12/2014, A few weeks back it was rumored that Yahoo is going to partner up with Yelp in order to bolster its search product. That rumor has turned out to be true. Yahoo officially announced its partnership with Yelp today, as it looks to improve its search...

Yahoo! Japan Donates With Each “3.11” Search

03/11/2014, It has been three years since the Great East Japan Earthquake happened at 2:46 P.M., and for those of us who were not affected by this earthquake other than having read about it in the papers or watching it on TV and the Internet, there is still thing...

Yahoo Maps Now Offers Indoor Navigation

03/06/2014, Powered by Nokia’s HERE mapping service, Yahoo continues to improve its mapping service as it looks to take on the already established players in this particular arena. Today, users will notice some big changes when they head over to maps.yahoo.com,...

Yahoo Purchases Vizify

03/05/2014, Yahoo has been in the spotlight recently, having cut off access to services for Google and Facebook log-ins. This time around, one of the early dot com giants who are still hanging around today has picked up another company known as Vizify, making this...

British Spies Collected Yahoo Webcam Chat Images ‘In Bulk’

02/27/2014, Edward Snowden’s bag of treats, rather repository of damning classified documents, brings another electronic spying scandal to light. Britain’s GCHQ, Her Majesty’s equivalent of the U.S. National Security Agency, has reportedly been...

Yahoo Taps Into Yelp To Improve Local Search [Report]

02/09/2014, Even though Yahoo went through several major changes last year, the company’s recent quarterly earnings report failed to impress investors. Yahoo needs to work on improving its products and ensure that they don’t face downtime after a few...

No New Flickr App For Windows Phone Anytime Soon

02/06/2014, Back in the day of Windows Phone 7, Yahoo released a Flickr app for the platform but has not bothered to update the app since. Heck, even the design of the Windows Phone button on the Flickr website is that of the old one, and given that we’re...

Several Yahoo Sites Go Down

02/04/2014, Yahoo is apparently having yet another service interruption. Users have taken to Twitter to complain about said interruption, with many not being able to access sites such as Yahoo Mail, Yahoo Weather, Flickr and even Yahoo’s homepage. It appears...

Yahoo Mail Accounts Breached Again

01/30/2014, I don’t think that companies see themselves getting hacked at least once as a badge of honor. No sir, it is actually a testament that a chain is only as strong as its weakest link, and in the case of Yahoo Mail which has just been breached recently (the...

Yahoo 4Q Earnings Fail To Impress Wall Street

01/29/2014, Yahoo pinned its hopes on Marissa Mayer, the longtime Google executive that it hired as CEO. The move was welcomed by investors and analysts, with the company’s stock almost doubling last year, as they were counting on Mayer to return the company to...