Yahoo

Yahoo! Inc. is an American multinational Internet corporation headquartered in Sunnyvale, California. It is globally known for its Web portal, search engine Yahoo Search, and related services, including Yahoo Directory, Yahoo Mail, Yahoo News, Yahoo Finance, Yahoo Groups, Yahoo Answers, advertising, online mapping, video sharing, fantasy sports and its social media website. It is one of the most popular sites in the United States. According to news sources, roughly 700 million people visit Yahoo websites every month. Yahoo itself claims it attracts "more than half a billion consumers every month in more than 30 languages.
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  • So what exactly did the Russian hackers get from Yahoo?

    … So what exactly did the Russian hackers get from Yahoo? As was posted yesterday, the Department of Justice did indict four hackers believed to be involved with the massive data breaches that have plagued Yahoo over the past few years. The alleged hackers have been identified as Dmitry Aleksandrovich Dokuchaev, 33, Igor Anatolyevich Sushchin, 43…

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  • DOJ to charge four in Yahoo hacks

    … DOJ to charge four in Yahoo hacks It seems that the Yahoo hacks have been in the news forever. For the past few months we’ve been hearing about hack after hack after hack that exposed hundreds of millions of accounts to the masses. The data breaches were so bad not only did it cause Verizon to ask for a $350 million dollar discount…

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  • Marissa Mayer to step down as Yahoo CEO. New CEO to make twice as much

    … Marissa Mayer to step down as Yahoo CEO. New CEO to make twice as much As was expected, it was announced yesterday that Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer would be stepping down from her position as Verizon is set to take over the company. Mayer was put in the unenviable position of trying to turn around an already failing company. While she made many…

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  • How to turn off ad tracking in Google, Bing and Yahoo!

    We all know that our favorite search engines track and collect a lot of data about us in order to personalize our experience the results – and the ads – that they serve us. But that kind of tracking might not always be welcome, especially when it means that you have ads following you around the internet from a site where you bought a gift for a friend once, or for pregnancy pr ...

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  • Yahoo CEO takes massive financial hit over breaches

    … Yahoo CEO takes massive financial hit over breaches Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has been penalized financially for the massive security breaches that have taken place on her watch. You can read bout some of those breaches from our blog’s archive. In an SEC filing Yahoo said that Mayer did not receive her annual bonus for 2016 because certain senior…

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  • The hits keep coming for Yahoo’s hacked accounts

    … The hits keep coming for Yahoo’s hacked accounts There is now another chapter in the story of the close to one billion Yahoo user accounts that have been compromised. The Wall Street Journal has reported that Yahoo’s systems may be impossible to integrate with potential financial suitor Verizon because of all the compromised systems that Yahoo…

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  • Yahoo reveals that hack was worse than previously thought

    … Yahoo reveals that hack was worse than previously thought It seems that getting any kind of vital information out of tech dinosaur Yahoo is like pulling teeth, from a rabid badger. It was made public recently that Yahoo’s infamous hack that compromised 500 million accounts was worse than just stolen passwords. Now Yahoo is revealing that some…

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  • Flurry: Mobile App Usage Increased 11% in 2016

    … Flurry Analytics released a new report, which analyzed the time users spent in mobile applications in 2016. The data showed that overall app usage in 2016 grew by 11 percent when compared to 2015, and that time spent in apps grew by 69 percent. Messaging and social apps saw year-over-year session growth of 44 percent, while personalization…

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  • Yahoo CEO Mayer and co-founder David Filo to step down from Yahoo board

    … at Verizon after the deal concludes. Assuming it does close Verizon will have a challenging task to combine AOL and Yahoo. It will also face the same competitive, market pressures — namely Google and Facebook — that prevented Yahoo from regaining its display advertising leadership. The task of leading the integration of AOL and Yahoo will fall to Marni…

    Greg Sterling/ Marketing Land- 18 readers -
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