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Yahoo makes Mail beautiful to woo Gmail users

Less than a year after redesigning Mail's site and apps, Yahoo is pushing a fresh new look to kill the competition.

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Government shutdown may delay release of Yahoo's disputed FISA court docs

The declassification and release of documents in a case that Yahoo believes will prove it resisted government demands for data collection will likely be delayed after the government said its staff cannot work on it during the shutdown of the U.S. government.

Yahoo security bounty program ditches T-shirts for cash

Yahoo will stop giving T-shirts as a reward for finding security vulnerabilities after a public shaming it's calling "t-shirt gate."

Yahoo concerned that release of redacted FISA papers may mislead

Yahoo has asked that it be allowed to review declassified documents of a secret court about a dispute over data collection between the Internet company and the government, as the release of the redacted documents could mislead the public.

How to ease the transition to a new email account

You can make the process fairly painless by following these simple tips.

My Yahoo gets the Marissa Mayer redesign treatment

Yahoo’s customized landing pages get a new look as part of Yahoo’s ongoing transformation.

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How Yahoo could have improved its logo

Yahoo has a new logo, but we think the company could have done better.

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Time to fix Yahoo's new logo

We were underwhelmed by Yahoo's newly redesigned logo. But because we live to serve, we have a few ideas for livening things up.

Facebook and Yahoo join motions to disclose national security requests

Google and Microsoft already have filed such motions, saying they can't allay users' concerns about privacy without evidence.

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China frees journalist incriminated by Yahoo-provided email records

A Chinese journalist who was jailed because of incriminating email records provided by Yahoo has been freed by local authorities after serving over eight years in prison.

Yahoo says it gave the feds info for most data requests received in first half of 2013

For nearly 7,000 of the more-than-12,000 U.S. requests during the first half of 2013, only non-content data was disclosed. However, more than 4,500 requests during that period resulted in the disclosure of actual user content by Yahoo.