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Yahoo revamps email, adds new apps

yahoo Yahoo has given its webmail system a redesign, and brought out new apps for iOS and Windows 8, along with an upgraded Android app. The basic premise, Yahoo notes, is to.. more
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Yahoo hacked for 450,000 passwords

yahoo Yahoo could well be in some serious bother, if the claims of a hacking group are true. The group, D33DS, claims to have hacked into Yahoo’s servers (via SQL Injection) and.. more
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Yahoo Axis search app revealed

yahoo Yahoo has been struggling lately, what with big job cuts, and then the departure of recently appointed CEO Scott Thompson over issues with a “mistake” on his biography detailing his qualifications... more
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Malicious search results affect Bing and Yahoo

GFI Labs has warned of malicious search results which have appeared on search engines Bing and Yahoo recently. The security firm noticed the results on Thursday evening and published their findings in a blog on Friday. The company says that the search engines have been.. more
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Bing overtakes Yahoo search engine in the UK

There’s some good news for Microsoft when it comes to UK search engine market share, as measured by Experian Hitwise. Bing had been outperforming Yahoo this year, not too surprisingly given the cash and marketing MS has put behind its crooner namesake engine. Although last.. more
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Yahoo announces deal with Alibaba

Following months of haggling, Yahoo has finally agreed what is being described as a ‘complex deal’ with Alibaba group, over the e-payment system Alipay. The Alibaba group is to receive a payment of up to $6 billion should the mobile payment system be sold or.. more
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Yahoo revenues fail expectations

Yahoo’s revenues have taken a dive in the second quarter due to lower than expected sales for display ads. The search firm recorded a 4.6 percent dip compared to the same point last year, generating $1.08 billion in total revenues. The figure for display ads.. more
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Google processes 92% of all UK searches

When a brand name becomes a verb, you know that a company has hit it big. And indeed for a long time now many folks have called searching the net “Googling”. It’s not, of course. There are other search engines out there, such as Microsoft’s.. more
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Yahoo in email snooping controversy

Yahoo has become embroiled in an online stir over the latest changes to its webmail system. Yahoo Mail is one of the big three services which can be used to host your inbox online, the other two being Hotmail and Gmail. The controversy has been.. more
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Yahoo advert gets banned for encouraging speeding

An ad for the BT Yahoo Mail Beta has been hit with the ban stick by the Advertising Standards Authority. The advert showed a modern day Thelma and Louise (possibly) zooming along a mountain road in a convertible with the scenery around them blurred, along.. more
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