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Former CBS Evening News anchor Katie Couric. (Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

CBS Veteran Katie Couric To Anchor News Program For Yahoo

Katie Couric is joining Yahoo to anchor a news program for the Internet company as it tries to expand its audience and sell more advertising.

11/25/2013

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ConsumerWatch: Recycled Email Accounts Posing Privacy Problem

Yahoo is giving away email addresses that have gone unused for at least 12 months. This poses security problems when sensitive information intended for the original user is sent to the addresses.

11/13/2013

Yahoo Headquarters

NSA Reportedly Broke Into Google, Yahoo Data Centers

The National Security Agency has secretly broken into the main communications links that connect Yahoo and Google data centers around the world, the Washington Post reported, citing documents obtained from former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.

10/30/2013

This September 12, 2013 photo illustration shows the newly designed Yahoo logo seen on a smartphone. Yahoo has refreshed its logo for the first time since the Internet companys founding 18 years ago. The new look unveiled September 4 is part of a makeover that Yahoo Inc. has been undergoing since the Sunnyvale, California company hired Google executive Marissa Mayer to become Yahoos CEO. AFP PHOTO / Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Yahoo Tops Google Again As Most Visited Website

For the third month in a row, more Americans visited Yahoo’s websites than Google’s, according to comScore Inc.’s Internet traffic data for September.

10/21/2013

This September 12, 2013 photo illustration shows the newly designed Yahoo logo seen on a smartphone. Yahoo has refreshed its logo for the first time since the Internet companys founding 18 years ago. The new look unveiled September 4 is part of a makeover that Yahoo Inc. has been undergoing since the Sunnyvale, California company hired Google executive Marissa Mayer to become Yahoos CEO. AFP PHOTO / Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Yahoo 3rd Quarter Earnings Drop Along With Ad Prices

Yahoo is regaining its appeal among investors a lot faster than with the online advertisers who generate most of its revenue.

10/15/2013

This September 12, 2013 photo illustration shows the newly designed Yahoo logo seen on a smartphone. Yahoo has refreshed its logo for the first time since the Internet companys founding 18 years ago. The new look unveiled September 4 is part of a makeover that Yahoo Inc. has been undergoing since the Sunnyvale, California company hired Google executive Marissa Mayer to become Yahoos CEO. AFP PHOTO / Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Yahoo Stock Tops $30 For 1st Time In 5 Years

Yahoo is getting closer to propelling its stock beyond the price that Microsoft offered to buy the Internet company in 2008, a feat that seemed unattainable until Yahoo hired Marissa Mayer as its CEO last year.

09/12/2013

New Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer (Jemal Countess/Getty Images for Time Inc.)

Yahoo CEO Says Company Now Has 800 Million Users

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer said the Internet company now has about 800 million worldwide users, a 20 percent increase since she was lured away from Google 15 months ago to steer a turnaround.

09/11/2013

The Yahoo! Screen website. (Yahoo)

Larry Magid: Yahoo Introduces Streaming Video App For Mobile Devices

Yahoo! has introduced a new app that streams video to mobile devices called ‘Yahoo! Screen,’ but with well established competitors already out there, the question is how will they differentiate themselves?

09/09/2013

New Yahoo Logo. (Yahoo)

Yahoo Unveils First New Logo In 18 Years

Yahoo has adopted a new logo for the first time since shortly after the Internet company’s founding 18 years ago.

09/05/2013

Former CBS Evening News anchor Katie Couric. (Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Yahoo Reportedly Courts Katie Couric For Web Show

Just a day after Yahoo passed Google in terms of U.S. Web visitors, the company’s CEO Marissa Mayer is reportedly courting Katie Couric for a Web interview show on its homepage.

08/23/2013

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