Tag: yahoo

Yahoo! Finance app redesigned for Android

If you’re in the finance industry or are interested or involved in the stock market, chances are you’d always want the latest updates even...

Fantasy Soccer helps you get over your World Cup withdrawal

With the World Cup officially over and Europe’s domestic league seasons still a month away, football fans (and the newly-converted fans too) are experiencing...

Yahoo Aviate gets a new look and a global launch

Yahoo has finally taken out its launcher from invite-only beta. But aside from also giving it a new name, now called Yahoo Aviate, the...

Yahoo News Digest app arrives for Android

Another Yahoo branded app has arrived in the Google Play Store this morning. This latest is called Yahoo News Digest and it is one...

Yahoo Screen app arrives for Android users

Android users now have another option to consider when it comes to streaming video. The latest addition to the Play Store comes courtesy of...

Yahoo to shut doors on Facebook and Google logins

Yahoo has just initiated a gradual change in its online services, requiring an actual Yahoo account instead of Facebook or Google credentials. This move...

Yahoo’s COO makes abrupt departure, but handwriting was on the wall

In a rather abrupt move, Yahoo COO Henrique de Castro has left the company. Effective Thursday, de Castro will no longer hold any position...

Google leads in acquisitions, spending $13 billion over the past two years

When it comes to acquisitions, Google has made headlines lately. Prior to their announced acquisition of Nest, they purchased robotics from Boston Dynamics --...

Aviate smart launcher gets folded under Yahoo’s wings

There is almost an embarrassment of riches in Android when it comes to homescreen launchers, but these days, launchers seem to be gravitating towards...

Yahoo’s voice-controlled assistant is real but isn’t really Yahoo’s

Earlier, the Internet went aflutter after a video leaked out that showed what seems to be Yahoo's entry into the voice-controlled personal assistant arena....

Yahoo said to be working on a voice-controlled personal assistant

This year has one underlying thread: context. The most glaring example of context is with our mobile devices. Siri and Google Now are nothing...

Yahoo confirms SkyPhrase acquisition

News of another Yahoo acquisition has surfaced this morning. This latest is a company called SkyPhrase and at this time, we are seeing confirmation...