India'a app usage outpacing global growth: Yahoo Analytics
India'a app usage outpacing global growth: Yahoo Analytics

 Yahoo's Flurry Analytics on Tuesday said India's app usage is growing at a rate of 131 percent year-on-year outpacing global growth.

Yahoo updates its mobile search engine
Yahoo updates its mobile search engine

 Yahoo has released an update of its mobile search engine.

Your social media activity reflects your personality

 Your social media activity reveals much more about you than you can imagine.

Yahoo to shut down Maps and other services
Yahoo to shut down Maps and other services

US internet giant Yahoo has announced that it will shut down Yahoo Maps, eight years after it was launched, and other services in different countries, Efe news agency reported on Friday.

Flickr considers removing opt out option from auto-tagging after user criticism

Yahoo owned photo-sharing site Flickr has come under criticism after the site's new 'auto-tagging' feature was enabled and that there was no opt-out option provided.

Yahoo's new concept scans user's shape of ear instead of finger print
Yahoo's new concept scans user's shape of ear instead of finger print

Yahoo has designed a new concept wherein, to recognize the user, the phone will gauge the shape of the their ear instead of a finger with the built-in touchscreen.

Now, Yahoo Mail's 'contact cards' get support for Twitter, LinkedIn

Yahoo Mail's smart "contact cards" now include support for Twitter and LinkedIn information and will allow users to see a contact's most recent tweets in addition to company, title, phone number and more, when they hover over a person's name in a message.

Now check your Yahoo account on Gmail
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.

Yahoo to shut its China office
Yahoo to shut its China office

 American company Yahoo is closing down its operation and research center in Beijing, its only location in the country, and hundreds of staff are expected to be laid off.

Yahoo does away with passwords, moves towards end-to-end encryption
Yahoo does away with passwords, moves towards end-to-end encryption

Yahoo is set to take the first step towards "eliminating passwords" by introducing a new approach, called "on demand" passwords.

Texas man jailed for harassing emails to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer: Reports

A man previously convicted of harassing Yahoo Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer has been arrested by Austin police on suspicion of sending her sexually graphic emails, media reports said on Friday.

Yahoo Mail introduces new 'Contact Cards' that show person's useful information
Yahoo Mail introduces new 'Contact Cards' that show person's useful information

Yahoo has rolled out new "Contact Cards" in Yahoo Mail that linger over a person's name in a message and show useful information about the person like their phone number, links to social profiles, company and title.

SC asks Google, Yahoo and Microsoft to stop sex-determination ads

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked websites to block advertisements featuring pre-natal sex determination.

SC asks websites to stop sex-determination advertisements

The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked for blocking of websites featuring pre-natal sex determination advertisements.

Here's why Gwyneth Paltrow can't get job at Yahoo
Here's why Gwyneth Paltrow can't get job at Yahoo

 Gwyneth Paltrow's resume was reportedly rejected by Yahoo's CEO, Marissa Mayer , as a food contributing editor because she didn't have a degree.

Modi, Mukesh Ambani most searched personalities in 2014: Yahoo

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and industrialist Mukesh Ambani feature amongst the most searched personalities online this year, according to search engine Yahoo.

Narendra Modi, Mukesh Ambani most searched personalities in 2014: Yahoo

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and industrialist Mukesh Ambani feature amongst the most searched personalities online this year, according to search engine Yahoo.

Yahoo 2014 Year In Review: Ebola beats celebrities to be the most searched topic
Yahoo 2014 Year In Review: Ebola beats celebrities to be the most searched topic

Yahoo on Thursday announced the 2014 Year In Review, and a look at it shows that the deadly disease Ebola is amongst the most searched topics, leaving behind iPhone 6 and Minecraft, a popular video game by Microsoft.

Apple may replace Google by Bing, Yahoo as default search provider
Apple may replace Google by Bing, Yahoo as default search provider

Google faces the risk of losing its spot as the default search provider for Apple's Safari browser next year, a report said.