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Yahoo Mail hit by hackers, passwords reset

Yahoo said Thursday its web-based Mail service had been hit by hackers in a "coordinated effort." It declined to say how many accounts had been targeted, though the company reassured users it had secured all accounts and was contacting…
Computing

Yahoo beat Google, Facebook, Twitter for desktop Web traffic in December

Yahoo, which has made strong efforts to reverse its fortunes since CEO Marissa Meyer assumed the throne, scored the most unique visitors among desktop users during the month of December.
Web

Malware-infected adverts appear on Yahoo

A security firm from the Netherlands has spotted malicious code being served up on Yahoo's ad network — while the problem has now been fixed, it's worth running a security scan on your system if you're a Yahoo regular.
Computing

Tabs make their return to Yahoo Mail

After dealing with harsh realities and untold amounts of frustration, Yahoo Mail has some good news for their users. Read on to learn more about the reintroduction of an old Mail feature.
Computing

Yahoo Mail status page down [Update: Story corrected]

After an apology from Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer herself, the official Yahoo Mail status page has been updated with new information. Read on to learn more about the web giant's progress on Mail restoration here.
Computing

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer apologizes for email fail

In a message posted to a Tumbler blog, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer shed some light on the problems many have experienced with the firm's Mail service, as well as what's being done to fix them.
Web

Marissa Mayer very sorry about your Yahoo Mail woes

"We are very sorry..." If you were one of the users affected by Yahoo Mail's recent technical problems, you'll want to read Marissa Mayer's official apology, posted to the Yahoo Tumblr blog.
Computing

Yahoo Mail fail: New update claims 97 percent of affected users have email access again

Yahoo Mail has certainly took a beating for the outages its users have had to deal with the past couple of days, but there appears to be some light at the end of the tunnel. Finally.
Social Media

Hackers stole 2M Facebook, Twitter, and Google passwords – here’s how to stay safe

Security researchers have uncovered a criminal botnet that has stolen over 2 million passwords from sites like Facebook and Google.
Computing

French court forces search giants, ISPs to block video streaming sites

France: a land known for its illustrious history, fine wines, Zinedine Zidane's headbutt in the World Cup final and, most recently, a new ruling that aims to restrict access to illegal video streaming sites.
Social Media

Yahoo’s latest acquisition is Katie Couric – here’s everything you need to know

Katie Couric has accepted a position as Yahoo's new Global Anchor - so what does that even mean, and has Yahoo finally defined itself as a media company?
Social Media

Yahoo announces Flickr Photo Books, so you can print more than your Instagrams

Now Instagram images aren't the only photos you can turn into memorabilia; Flickr is now getting the print treatment too. Although, differing from Instagram, is taking a more in-house approach.