Topic: Yahoo

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...]

Inbox Cube Makes Navigating Email More Visual
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Inbox Cube Makes Navigating Email More Visual

Whenever I open up my email to search for a message or attachment, I get frustrated about how time-consuming it can be navigating through hundreds of emails.  Most email accounts just use a simple search function, which … [Read more...]

Yahoo to Begin Encrypting Data Center Flow Early Next Year
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Yahoo to Begin Encrypting Data Center Flow Early Next Year

Following the multi-company security breach by the National Security Agency just a few weeks ago, web company Yahoo is stepping up its encryption game. Like its long-time competitor Google, Yahoo announced this morning … [Read more...]

iGoogle is Dead: Here Are Three Great Alternatives
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iGoogle is Dead: Here Are Three Great Alternatives

About a year and half ago Google announced that it would be shutting down iGoogle as part of its spring cleaning program.  Well that day is here.  As of today, iGoogle has been officially shutdown and now redirects to … [Read more...]

NSA Infiltrates Google and Yahoo Data Centers According to Snowden Documents
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NSA Infiltrates Google and Yahoo Data Centers According to Snowden Documents

According to recent documents obtained from former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, the National Security Administration has stealthily broken into the backend data servers of both Google and Yahoo, putting itself in the … [Read more...]