Topic: Yahoo

Weekend Wrap-Up: Alibaba IPO Coming; Samsung to Pay Up in Patent Case with Apple
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Weekend Wrap-Up: Alibaba IPO Coming; Samsung to Pay Up in Patent Case with Apple

Glorious Sunday, comrades! It's time once again for the Weekend Wrap-Up, where we break down the biggest tech stories from the past week and help you get caught up quickly. As always, the Wrap-Up comes in two forms: … [Read more...]

Yahoo Brings News Digest App to Android
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Yahoo Brings News Digest App to Android

Yahoo's still relatively new News Digest application, which was released for iOS at Yahoo's big keynote event at CES 2014 last January, has gotten some pretty good reception. The application, which essentially collects … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: Google’s Project Ara Slated for Jan. 2015; Yahoo & Microsoft Want to Take Over iOS Search
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Weekend Wrap-Up: Google’s Project Ara Slated for Jan. 2015; Yahoo & Microsoft Want to Take Over iOS Search

Happy Easter Sunday, and thanks for tuning in for another edition of the Weekend Wrap-Up. We've collected the top stories from the past week in tech and put together summaries in two different formats: video, assembled … [Read more...]

Reports Say Yahoo & Microsoft Both Gunning for Google’s Search Spot on iOS
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Reports Say Yahoo & Microsoft Both Gunning for Google’s Search Spot on iOS

There’s an interesting relationship between Apple and Google. The two companies need each other; Apple needs to provide its users with access to Google’s great, in-demand services, and Google needs those users on its … [Read more...]

Email App Hop Launches on iPad and Adds Multiple Account Support, Android Beta Coming Soon
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Email App Hop Launches on iPad and Adds Multiple Account Support, Android Beta Coming Soon

Today, email app Hop, which we previously covered is launching on the iPad.  The update to Hop brings an iPad-native view to the app, but also adds several new features including the ability to add multiple email … [Read more...]

Yahoo Tech: I Expected More
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Yahoo Tech: I Expected More

Marissa Mayer, seemingly satisfied with the way things are going for the tech side of Yahoo, has spent the past couple of months roping in some big-name media talent for the company’s content push. Katie Couric is by … [Read more...]

On Yahoo Tech: David Pogue Thinks He Gets It, But He Doesn’t
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On Yahoo Tech: David Pogue Thinks He Gets It, But He Doesn’t

David Pogue trashed essentially all tech journalists and every tech site on the Internet just a few hours ago on stage at CES during the Yahoo keynote.  Normally this kind of publicity stunt doesn't bother me but this … [Read more...]

Look: Just Ditch Your Yahoo Mail Account Already
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Look: Just Ditch Your Yahoo Mail Account Already

Back in October, our own Jeff Weisbein asked a question about whether or not Yahoo’s CEO Marissa Mayer might be slipping in her attention to detail—specifically because of the big, big problems regarding the revamped … [Read more...]

Picture This: Yahoo May be Trying to Buy Imgur
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Picture This: Yahoo May be Trying to Buy Imgur

Earlier this year, Yahoo and its (then) new CEO Marissa Mayer made headlines when the company bought the hugely popular microblogging platform Tumblr for $1.1 billion. Since then, Yahoo has been brute-forcing its way … [Read more...]

Microsoft, Apple, Google & More Ask for Gov’t Surveillance Reform
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Microsoft, Apple, Google & More Ask for Gov’t Surveillance Reform

The fallout from this summer’s revelations regarding the NSA’s PRISM and MUSCULAR surveillance programs continues with no signs of stopping. Today, news broke that government agents were so eager to find bad guys … [Read more...]