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Verizon Agrees To Buy Yahoo At $350 Million Discount

02/21/2017, Verizon announced its intention to acquire Yahoo for $4.83 billion last year. Soon after the deal was confirmed it emerged that Yahoo had been a victim of a massive cyberattack. The company’s image suffered serious damage when reports of one attack...

YouTube Ditching 30-Second Unskippable Ads

02/19/2017, Many of us can’t wait for the 5-second countdown to finish before we inevitably click on the “Skip” button to start the video that we want to watch on YouTube, however, Google has been selling 30-second preroll ads to advertisers that...

PewDiePie, YouTube’s Biggest Star, Is In Trouble

02/14/2017, Even if you’ve never seen his videos you would have heard about Felix Kjellberg better known as PewDiePie. He’s the biggest star on YouTube who boasts the most subscribers and billions of views on all of his videos combined. He’s in...

Outlook.com Premium Launched For $19.95 Per Year

02/14/2017, Microsoft started testing the Outlook.com Premium email service in October last year. The service was in beta at that point in time and the company didn’t really confirm when it would be released for everybody. According to a new report, Microsoft...

Facebook Is Spreading The Love With Valentine’s Day Cards

02/10/2017, Facebook has made a habit out of offering temporary features around holidays and such. Since it’s February and Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, the social network is spreading the love with Valentine’s Day cards. It’s...

Facebook Hires Former MTV Executive For Original Content

02/10/2017, There have been a lot of reports recently about Facebook’s original content ambitions and some recent moves that it has made give the impression that the company is indeed serious about making its own original video content. The company has now...

Twitter Q4 2016 Results Show Lackluster Revenue Growth

02/09/2017, It hasn’t been smooth sailing for Twitter over the past few quarters. Every quarter investors hope that things will finally look up for the company but it doesn’t turn out to be the case. The company reported its Q4 2016 financial results...

Marvel Iron Fist Trailer Released

02/07/2017, Marvel and Netflix have teamed up to create original series based on the former’s many characters. This partnership has already brought us Netflix originals like Jessica Jones and Daredevil. Marvel fans will be aware that the two have been working...

Twitter Will Now Filter Abusive Replies

02/07/2017, Twitter acknowledged last week that it hadn’t done enough to tackle the abuse problem on its platform and promised to put forward a “completely new approach to abuse on Twitter.” It’s rolling out new steps today in order to curb...

IMDb Message Boards Being Shut Down

02/05/2017, The Internet Movie Database, better known as IMDb, is one of the largest online databases for TV and film. It can provide you with information on more than 4.1 million titles and 7.7 million personalities from across the globe. The database will only...

Beyoncé Shatters Most-Liked Instagram Record

02/02/2017, Beyoncé is someone who needs no introduction. A superstar in her own right, when she talks, her fans pay close attention. All it took for her to smash the most-liked Instagram record was a picture of herself and a revelation that has got people all over...

Apple ‘Mac Guy’ Is Now Selling PCs for Huawei

02/01/2017, If someone were to ask you to list some of the most memorable advertising campaigns ever launched by a technology company, Apple’s “Get a Mac” campaign will be right up there with the best of them. The campaign featured actor Justin Long...

Twitter Aims For Simplicity By Replacing Moments With Explore

01/26/2017, Twitter today announced that it’s replacing the Moments feature which enabled users to create a storyboard by compiling tweets. Moments is losing its prime placement in the Twitter app to a new section called Explore. Twitter has created Explore as...