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Twitter brings its ads to Flipboard and Yahoo in bid to boost revenue

Twitter has done a deal with Flipboard and Yahoo! Japan to start showing promoted tweets on the sites. The move brings Twitter ads to millions of non-users of the social media service, and looks set to boost the company's bottom line.
Web

Google pushes Firefox users to dump Yahoo search

Firefox recently installed Yahoo as its default search engine, ending a 10-year deal with Google. With data showing Yahoo increasing its share of the U.S. search market, Google has started posting messages urging Firefox users to change…
Movies & TV

Yahoo snaps up Community season 6, starts streaming March 17

Season 6 of the cult-hit Community gets an air date, and a hilarious new promotion video from the show's new home, Yahoo.
Computing

Yahoo search share edges up following Firefox deal, but Google still way ahead

Since becoming Firefox's default search engine last month, Yahoo has achieved its highest share of the U.S. search market sonce 2009. It's excellent news for Marissa Mayer's firm, though it still has much to do if it wants to catch Google.
Web

Yahoo prompts users to “upgrade” to the new Firefox

What does your choice of browser say about you? A month after Yahoo and Mozilla signed a partnership deal, Yahoo has started plugging Firefox on some of its most high-profile sites.
Mobile

Yahoo’s first ever developer conference further highlights its shift to mobile

Yahoo is gearing up to hold its first ever mobile developer conference in a couple of months' time, an event designed to help developers gain a better understanding of their audience while also offering advice on how to improve and monetize…
Computing

Firefox update sees Yahoo replace Google as default search option

For the last 10 years Firefox has used Google as its default search provider. With the rollout of Firefox 34 on Monday, however, that all changes, with Yahoo taking its place for Firefox users in North America.
Web

Right to be forgotten: Bing and Yahoo follow Google’s lead and begin to delete search results

Bing and Yahoo search engines have started removing links to some websites following the EU's right-to-be-forgotten ruling back in May, a development that'll make it that little bit harder for Web users to discover particular sites.
Computing

Yahoo pushes out Google to become default search provider for Firefox

Firefox users happy with Google as their default search engine take note – in December, Yahoo's moving in to replace it. The deal between Mozilla and Marissa Mayer's company was announced by the two companies on Wednesday.
Mobile

Yahoo finally rolls out Flickr for iPad

Yahoo has just launched an iPad-optimized version of Flickr, offering photography enthusiasts with an Apple tablet a richer, smoother experience than the mobile site that went before.
Mobile

Yahoo picks up MessageMe as IM competition gets fiercer

If WhatsApp, Viber, Hangouts, iMessage, Facebook Messenger and Snapchat aren't quite enough for you, hang tight: Yahoo is rumored to be readying an IM app of its own after acquiring MessageMe.
Computing

Yahoo is shutting down its original Directory portal

Another iconic part of the early Web bites the dust: Yahoo has announced that it's closing down its Directory service at the end of the year, the portal that helped kickstart the company.