Home > Yahoo
Yahoo headquarters

Verizon to acquire Yahoo!

On Monday, US telecom giant Verizon announced acquisition of Yahoo! for a reported amount of US$4.83 billion (€4.36 billion). Per the all-cash deal, Verizon would own only the core web business — in particular, Yahoo! Japan and Alibaba would not be acquired by Verizon. Going public in 1996, Yahoo! provided e-mail

Read More
Breaking News

India seeks web crackdown after failed talks with industry

Indian authorities today declared an intent to force web companies to screen content for "offensive" and "blasphemous material". The move follows failed talks yesterday with Facebook, Google, Yahoo!, and Microsoft. Communications Minister Kapil Sibal says "My aim is that insulting material never gets uploaded", and that web firms "will have to

Read More