The Ptch service will be shut down by Jan. 2
Enhanced fantasy sports apps might be developed with SkyPhrase technology.
Using a new twist on the old techinque of wire tapping, the NSA may have tapped fiber-optic cables to gather information without anyone knowing about it.
TV news anchor Katie Couric is the latest high profile journalist to join Yahoo's staff.
Yahoo is taking a "mobile first" approach to its product strategy, to the point where mobility could reinvent the company, according to CEO Marissa Mayer.
By March, Yahoo users will have the option to encrypt all data flow to and from the Web company's services.
Several advocacy groups are calling for an investigation into Internet companies Yahoo and Google whose networks were secretly accessed by the National Security Agency.
The hidden, and occasionally accidental, history of common tech brand names.
Internet companies in the U.S. are demanding that the surveillance practices of the U.S. should be reformed to enhance privacy protections and provide "appropriate oversight and accountability mechanisms."
New documents from the international fugitive and whistleblower Edward Snowden suggest that the NSA is seeing even more than we thought.