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Yahoo Finance Accidentally Tweets Racial Slur
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Yahoo Finance Accidentally Tweets Racial Slur

A reminder to carefully proofread every piece of content you produce.
Rose Leadem
Why Yahoo's Secret Scanning of Emails May Be a Terrifying Sign of What's to Come
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Why Yahoo's Secret Scanning of Emails May Be a Terrifying Sign of What's to Come

The order on Yahoo from a secret court last year resulted from the government's drive to change decades of interpretation of the Fourth Amendment right of people to be secure against 'unreasonable searches and seizures.'
Verizon Wants a Better Deal for Yahoo After Latest Hack Revealed
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Verizon Wants a Better Deal for Yahoo After Latest Hack Revealed

The top American wireless carrier still expects to go through with the deal, but is looking for 'major concessions' in light of the most recent breach.
Yahoo Says 1 Billion Accounts Exposed in Newly Discovered Security Breach
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Yahoo Says 1 Billion Accounts Exposed in Newly Discovered Security Breach

The number of affected accounts was double the number implicated in a 2014 breach that the internet company disclosed in September.
Female Executives Left Yahoo at Unusually High Rate This Year
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Female Executives Left Yahoo at Unusually High Rate This Year

It was not clear why there was such a marked decline in the proportion of women leaders at Yahoo, which is led by Silicon Valley's most powerful female CEO, Marissa Mayer.
Verizon Says Yahoo Hack Is 'Material,' Could Affect Deal
Verizon

Verizon Says Yahoo Hack Is 'Material,' Could Affect Deal

Verizon has had preliminary briefings from Yahoo but it still needs 'significant information' from the company before it makes a final decision on the acquisition.
Yahoo Has Disabled Mail Forwarding. Good Luck Switching Now.
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Yahoo Has Disabled Mail Forwarding. Good Luck Switching Now.

'This feature is under development.'
Lawsuit Claims Yahoo Job Reviews Discriminated Against Men
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Lawsuit Claims Yahoo Job Reviews Discriminated Against Men

The lawsuit also claims former Chief Marketing Officer Kathy Savitt 'intentionally hired and promoted women because of their gender.'
Verizon Pushes for $1 Billion Discount on Yahoo Deal
Verizon

Verizon Pushes for $1 Billion Discount on Yahoo Deal

Last month Yahoo said at least 500 million of its accounts were hacked in 2014.
Yahoo Secretly Scanned Customer Emails for U.S. Intelligence
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Yahoo Secretly Scanned Customer Emails for U.S. Intelligence

The company complied with a classified U.S. government demand to look through millions of accounts at the behest of the National Security Agency or FBI, sources say.
Yahoo to Provide Details on Massive Data Breach
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Yahoo to Provide Details on Massive Data Breach

It was not clear how such a disclosure might affect Yahoo's plan to sell its email service and other core internet properties to Verizon for $4.8 billion.
AOL CEO Tim Armstrong: Yahoo Deal Will Spark 'Job Changes'
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AOL CEO Tim Armstrong: Yahoo Deal Will Spark 'Job Changes'

'Google is search, Facebook is social, we're going to be brand,' he said.
Verizon Purchased Yahoo: What Does This Mean for You?
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Verizon Purchased Yahoo: What Does This Mean for You?

Given the new web properties and brands Verizon acquired, advertisers will have more opportunities than ever before.
Aj Agrawal
Oil Traders Prepare to Bid Fond Farewell to Yahoo Messenger
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Oil Traders Prepare to Bid Fond Farewell to Yahoo Messenger

As commodity markets continued dealing on Friday, traders were lamenting the imminent demise of the version of Yahoo Messenger that has been their main communication tool since the late 1990s.