The acquisition aims at getting talented staff into Yahoo
The annual tally of most frequent search terms cover politics, new product introductions, and assorted celebrity gossip, according to Yahoo, which also listed the most popular Internet memes of the year.
A court in Mexico has entered a US$2.7 billion judgment against Yahoo in a breach-of-contract suit over a yellow-pages listing service.
Yahoo will ignore "Do Not Track" privacy requests sent by Microsoft's Internet Explorer 10 browser, calling its ally's unilateral decision "signal abuse" and pointing to a possible rift between the search partners.
Henrique de Castro previously vice president of Google's worldwide partner business solutions group
Now that Microsoft's revamped and flashy free e-mail service is drawing the spotlight, rivals Yahoo and Google have a clear reason to update their e-mail services.
Yahoo unveiled late Monday the next version of IntoNow that automatically recognizes a song playing on TV, even if it is just background music.
Yahoo picks Google's Marissa Mayer as its new CEO, replacing Scott Thompson.
After hackers leaked more than 450,000 Yahoo passwords, do we need any more proof that our security measures are lacking in both strength and imagination?