Tag Archives: Yahoo

Is Yahoo a fintech company now?

Yahoo Finance, a division of the once dominant eponymous web portal, is the largest business news website in the US by monthly traffic. Now, it’s becoming more enmeshed in the business of finance through a partnership that will offer brokerage services directly via the Yahoo Finance app—a strategy that could be a sign of things to come for the rest of the ... Read More »

Here’s what you should know, and do, about the Yahoo breach

Yahoo’s announcement that state-sponsored hackers have stolen the details of at least 500 million accounts shocks both through scale—it’s the largest data breach ever—and the potential security implications for users. That’s because Yahoo, unlike MySpace, LinkedIn and other online services that suffered large breaches in recent years, is an email provider; and email accounts are central to users’ online lives. ... Read More »

200 million Yahoo accounts go up for sale on digital black market

Yahoo users might want to reset their passwords. A hacker claims to have stolen the login information for 200 million Yahoo accounts and is selling them on the black market. The stolen records are up for sale on TheRealDeal, a darknet marketplace that offers illegal goods. For 3 bitcoins, or US$1,824, anyone can buy them. The hacker, known as peace_of_mind, ... Read More »

After-hours buzz: Intel, Yahoo, VMware & greater

shares of Intel fell almost three percentage after the company introduced it’d reduce 12,000 jobs orroughly 11 percent of its personnel. The business enterprise plans to finish this restructuring by way of2017. The business enterprise also said its CFO Stacy Smith might be transitioning to a new managementfunction in income. Intel also suggested first-quarter income of fifty four cents a ... Read More »

If Yahoo gets a bid, it should take it: Analyst

A top tech analyst thinks that if Yahoo gets a bid, it should sell itself. BGC Partners senior technology analyst Colin Gillis, who has a $39 price target on the stock, told CNBC’s “Squawk Alley” that the tech company should settle its affairs out of the limelight. “Yahoo is a turnaround play that has shown very little turnaround … the ... Read More »

Sex determination ads: SC asks Google, Yahoo, Microsoft to respond

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court has asked search engines like Google India, Yahoo India and Microsoft Corporation (I) Pvt Ltd to respond to the allegations that they were violating Indian laws and a court order by not blocking advertisements on sex determination of a foetus. “You take instruction and file affidavit within two weeks in this regard,” the bench comprising ... Read More »