Tag: Yahoo

MeToo survivors named 'Personality of the Year 2018' by Yahoo

New Delhi: The survivors of the MeToo movement that took Bollywood and the media industry by storm in the country were named “Personality of the Year 2018” by search engine major Yahoo India on Tuesday. In its “2018 Year in Review” for India (YIR) report, the company said Prime Minister Narendra Modi once again grabbed […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Yahoo Messenger services to stop from July 17

San Francisco: Oath, the subsidiary of telecommunications giant Verizon that operates Yahoo, has announced the final wrap-up of Yahoo Messenger with its services coming to an end on July 17. “Yahoo Messenger will no longer be supported after July 17, 2018. Until then, you can continue to use the service normally. After July 17, you’ll no […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Yahoo! agrees to pay $35mn penalty for data breach

Washington: Yahoo!, now known as Altaba, which was charged with failing to disclose a massive data breach, has agreed to pay $35 million in penalty to the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). In a statement late on Tuesday, the SEC said the entity formerly known as Yahoo! Inc. has agreed to settle charges that […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Yahoo Cricket app gets new look

New Delhi: Web service provider Yahoo has updated its ‘Yahoo Cricket’ app, giving it a new look for real-time updates and rich content. Available on iOS and Android devices, the app offers features such as ‘Moments You Missed’, ball-by-ball commentary, infographics, embedded tweets and a fast source of cricket scores, news and stats. “The refreshed […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
All 3 billion user accounts were hacked in 2013: Yahoo

San Francisco: After revealing last year that a data breach in 2013 affected its one billion user accounts, Yahoo has now announced that all of its users — nearly 3 billion at that time — were impacted by the massive hacking. Yahoo, now part of Oath — a subsidiary of American telecommunications conglomerate Verizon — […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Government directs removal of 'Blue Whale' game links

New Delhi: The government has directed technology giants, including Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Yahoo to remove all links which direct users to the dangerous online game “The Blue Whale Challenge”. The game had allegedly claimed the life of a Mumbai teenager Manpreet Singh Sahani last month. “Instances of children committing suicide while playing Blue Whale Challenge […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
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HC notice to internet cos, govt on plea against Blue Whale game

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today sought the response of Facebook, Google and Yahoo on a plea to direct them to take down the links of Blue Whale challenge, an internet-based suicide game that has been allegedly linked to several deaths of children worldwide. A bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Now check your yahoo account on Gmail

No matter how many email addresses you have, a new Gmail app makes it possible to see all your mail accounts (even @yahoo and @outlook) on Gmail itself

  • Tuesday, 22 June 2021
Yahoo Redesigns Mail App, Aims To Declutter Your Inbox

New Delhi: Yahoo on Tuesday unveiled a new version of its Mail app that aims to redefine the way people use their inboxes. In an era of Internet and inbox overload, email has drastically shifted with people creating multiple accounts for different purposes, as they receive daily promotional deals and need a way to manage […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021