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Yahoo Handing Out Recycled Usernames, Launches Watchlist

08/26/2013, Back in June Yahoo announced that it is going to reset IDs that have been inactive for at least one full year. This is being done to free up usernames that are no longer being used. This provides an excellent opportunity to those users who have been...

Yahoo Beats Google On Site Visits For July 2013, Says ComScore

08/22/2013, In a surprising twist of events (and a welcome one from the folks over at Yahoo, of course), Yahoo has managed to edge out Google as the most visited website in the US for the month of July 2013. Of course, this bit of information was provided by the...

Yahoo Announces New Update For Its Browser Toolbar

08/15/2013, Quite a lot of people wondered who Yahoo would function under its new CEO, the former Google executive Marissa Mayer. Since she took over, Yahoo has released a number of beautifully designed apps, shut down a number of its services and has made a few...

New Yahoo Logo Coming This September 4th

08/06/2013, Internet icon Yahoo looks set to get a totally new logo by the time September 4th rolls around, and this would mark a milestone since it would be the first time its distinctive logo would have undergone a change in nearly twenty years. The exclamation...

Yahoo Acquires Rockmelt, To Kill All Its Apps In One Month

08/04/2013, At some point you might have heard about Yahoo’s shopping spree. It has picked up quite a lot of services recently, the biggest being Tumblr, for $1.1 billion. Rockmelt, which is a self titled “social” web browser, has now been acquired...

Flickr To Be Shut Down For Six Hours On July 25th

07/24/2013, It is not exactly usual for major services on the internet, that are owned by big companies, to announce that they will be going dark for a considerable amount of time. Nevertheless, Yahoo’s photo-sharing site Flickr announced today that tomorrow it...

Kiip And Yahoo! Japan Team Up

07/22/2013, Yahoo! Japan has been pretty creative in the past, launching a thirst-quenching drink under the Yahoo! brand. Well, this sense of innovation has seen the Internet company come alongside Kiip, another US startup which incentivizes in-app ads by turning...

Yahoo Acquires AdMovate To Revamp Mobile Advertising

07/17/2013, Yahoo has recently been on an acquisition spree. It has bought everything from small startups to established micro-blogging platform Tumblr. Today the company announced that it has now acquired AdMovate, which is actually a private...

Prep Your Yahoo! Username Wish List

07/15/2013, Do you remember during the early days of the Internet, when you were young and foolish as well, especially when it came to applying for an email username? I am referring to your name with the year of birth at the end, such as johndoe1975@yahoo.com,...

Yahoo! Purchases Xobni

07/03/2013, Yahoo! seems to be on a purchasing run at this point in time, where earlier this morning, we talked about how Yahoo! picked up Qwiki, a service that enables users to churn out video montages, and here we are with word of yet another acquisition –...