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Yahoo acquires video chat start-up OnTheAir

The acquisition aims at getting talented staff into Yahoo

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Yahoo's top searches of 2012: Elections, iPhones, Kardashians

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.

Yahoo hit with $2.7 billion judgment by Mexico court

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 to ignore Microsoft's 'Do Not Track' signal from IE10

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.

Yahoo boss appoints another former Google worker as COO

Henrique de Castro previously vice president of Google's worldwide partner business solutions group

How is Good for Gmail and Yahoo Mail

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.

The Greatest Tech Battles Ever

In honor of the patent war heating up between Apple and Samsung, we look back at some epic tech battles.


Yahoo's New IntoNow 3.0 Recognizes Songs, Shares Still Images From TV

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 CEO

Yahoo picks Google's Marissa Mayer as its new CEO, replacing Scott Thompson.

Yahoo's (and Your) Lesson in Proper Passwords

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?