Yahoo Is Shuttering Several Digital Magazines

 Yahoo today said it is shutting down a huge swath of its digital magazines as it rethinks its digital content strategy. A Yahoo spokesperson said Yahoo Tech was not affected ...

Yahoo Plans To Cut 15 Percent Of Workforce, Reports $4.5B Writedown On Tumblr, Americas And Europe

 Yahoo confirmed plans today to lay off approximately 15 percent of its workforce. The company made the announcement in conjunction with its its fourth quarter earnings, where ...

Yahoo Signals Its Core Business Could Be For Sale By Exploring “Strategic Alternatives”

 Well, we sort of expected this one to happen. After its core Internet business has continued to flounder, Yahoo says it is now exploring “strategic alternatives,” ...

Yahoo Revamps Its Homepage And App To Offer A More Social Experience Around The News

 Yahoo today is rolling a major revamp of its homepage and flagship mobile application with a focus on offering a more personalized, social experience, where readers can find ...

Yahoo’s Email App Improves With Customizable Swipes, Attachments Search And More

 In October, Yahoo introduced a brand-new version of its email app designed for the way people access their inbox on mobile devices, which included things like swipe gestures, ...

Passwords May Soon Be Passé

 The early January theft of more than 320,000 user emails and passwords from cable giant Time Warner Cable gave validation to the argument that simple password authentication is ...

Yahoo Downsizes In Latin America, Closes Mexico And Argentina Operations

 Ahead of its Q4 earnings and news of a bigger restructuring, Yahoo is downsizing in its regional operations, specifically in Latin America. TechCrunch has learned and confirmed ...

Yahoo Releases Its Biggest-Ever Machine Learning Dataset To The Research Community

 Yahoo announced this morning that it’s making the largest-ever machine learning dataset available to the academic research community through its ongoing program, Yahoo ...

Delicious, Former Web 2.0 Darling, Is Now Managed By New Alliance, Rolls Back Most Recent Changes

 Once upon a time (maybe around 2004), the social bookmarking service Delicious was the hottest thing on the web. It hit all the right buzzwords of the time (collaborative tagging, ...

Oscobo Is An Anonymous Search Engine Targeting Brits

 We’re frequently told Brits don’t care a fig-leaf for online privacy. But one London-based startup is about to test that theory — it’s just launched an ...

Yahoo Shuts Down Yahoo Screen, Its Home For Original Content Like “Community”

 According to a report by Variety, and confirmation by Yahoo, Yahoo Screen has closed its doors with its content being split among its various magazine properties. Screen launched ...

Yahoo Renews Its Partnership With NBC Sports

 Today, Yahoo announced that one of their crown jewels, its relationship with NBC Sports, has been renewed. In a post, Ian Weingarten, SVP, Corporate Development and Partnerships, ...