Smartphone apps are entering a live-streaming age, with services like Meerkat and Periscope offering instant access to everyone you follow. Yahoo’s new Livetext app is the same idea—but tweaked for more personal, one-on-one conversations. Think soundless video for texts. It’s kind of weird. Read more...
After the Portland Trail Blazers signed Damian Lillard to a five-year extension worth more than $125 million, per Marc J. Spears of Yahoo Sports, the team cemented his place as its point guard of the future. The same could be said of the frontcourt with young talents Noah Vonleh and Meyers Leonard on board at power forward and center, respectively. Show More Summary
Last year, Yahoo all but gave up on updating its Messenger mobile apps. Now, the company is introducing a new, decidedly quirky messaging app with a surprising combination of features.
Yahoo has something big to announce. And that announcement could come as early as today. Sources quoted by Re/Code note that Yahoo may lift the veil on a new mobile app this week at a New York-based event. “While it’s not clear what that product might be, sources said it was mobile in focus,” Re/code […]
Microsoft Windows 10 was released for free today and the very first reviews of the company’s new operating system are in. The new OS is not only a big upgrade from Windows 8 and Windows 8.1, it’s also free. David Pogue at Yahoo loves the upgrade, writing, “You really are going to love Windows 10. Show More Summary
Snapchat’s Discover feature is only a few months old, and already the company is kicking out content providers to make room for others that might mesh better with the typical snapper. Both Warner Music and Yahoo have been kicked off the social platform’s Discover channel in order to make way [...]
Yahoo is planning to hold a mid-week press event in New York City, where it will probably announce a new messaging app, according to claims made on Tuesday.
According to a report from Re/code, it seems that Yahoo is planning an event for later this week, although the company has yet to confirm it. It is unclear as to what the company could announce, but they have heard from their sources...Show More Summary
Those of us old-school instant messaging warriors remember the day when Yahoo! Messenger was the king of the IM clients. The purple search giant is hoping that day may well be at hand again. A new report suggests that Yahoo might announced a beautifully designed and extremely versatile cross-platform messaging app tomorrow. According to sources […]
Yahoo is planning a mid-week press event to reveal a new messaging app, according to a report from Re/code. The event was originally speculated to be related to a new version of the Tumblr or Flickr apps, but Re/code’s Kara Swisher noted that it will instead be related to a new messaging endeavour. The idea that Yahoo! is launching […]
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Grandstanding: A Yahoo Sports podcast Subscribe via iTunes or via RSS feed The NFL has upheld Tom Brady's four-game suspension, largely because Brady refused to turn over his cell phone, and all hell's breaking loose. We spend a good...Show More Summary
The 1994 NFL season, celebrated as the 75th season for the league, was awesome for a few reasons, and one of them was that every team wore a throwback uniform for selected games. [Yahoo Sports Fantasy Football: Sign up and join a league today!] One of the best throwback uniforms from that year belonged to the Green Bay Packers. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat and skeptic of broad government surveillance, objected Tuesday to a bill that would have required social media and online sites like Google, Yahoo, Twitter and Facebook to alert federal authorities of any terrorist activity. The proposal, by Sen. Show More Summary
Yahoo's Katie Couric interviews the presidential hopeful about his controversial remarks on the Iran nuke deal.
What are Victoria's Secret and Sports Illustrated model Sara Sampiao's workout must-haves? She showed Yahoo Health the inside of her gym bag.
Snapchat has lost two content partners, but added two more as replacements. The ephemeral-messaging app removed Yahoo and Warner Music Group from its branded content aggregation platform Discover. In those companies’ places, Snapchat...Show More Summary
Liam Neeson was looking frail while out and about in New York City last week, and it has many people worried. According to Yahoo! News, the actor looked almost unrecognizable, dressed down in sweatpants and a baseball cap, and was far less buff than he appears in the Taken films. Show More Summary
Perhaps the first of many moves for the last place Boston Red Sox, the team has sent outfielder Shane Victorino and cash to the Los Angeles of Anaheim in exchange for infielder Josh Rutledge, according to Tim Brown of Yahoo Sports. And Red Sox just announced Victorino and cash to Angels for INF Josh Rutledge. Show More Summary
Snapchat has replaced Yahoo and Warner Music Group with iHeartRadio and Buzzfeed on the list of about a dozen media organizations that get a big opportunity to generate revenue through the popular entertainment app.