10 Feb 2022
Issues of security and safety took the centre stage as stakeholders met in Lagos to discuss the safety of school children and how to prevent attacks on them.
1 Dec 2021
Recently, we carried out an intriguing but tempting social experiment in which the participants were asked to choose between two options: toss a coin to win one billion dollars
2 Nov 2021
US internet services giant Yahoo pulled out of mainland China starting Monday, the company said in a statement on its website, as a crackdown by Beijing on the tech industry gathers pace.
12 Sep 2019
Yahoo Japan said Thursday it will acquire a majority stake in the online fashion retailer Zozo founded by billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, known for buying pricey art and his space travel plans.
26 Apr 2019
There’s Yahoo money deeply embedded in every cranny of the Nigerian music industry. It manifests itself in more ways than the eye-catching popping of champagne and the possession of all the nice, expensive, new tech. That song playing on the radio might be fuelled by illegal money exchanging hands between music and media executives. The…
31 Aug 2018
Use of private e-mail networks like Gmail, Yahoo and others will soon be officially banned for all government use, in a renewed security ethos designed to permeate through all tiers of government and its agencies and to protect state mechanism from deliberate and unintended abuse. In its place, it will be compulsory for all federal…
14 Jun 2017
Verizon Communications yesterday completed its purchase of Yahoo’s Internet business for $4.48 billion.Yahoo will be combined with AOL, another faded web pioneer, into a new division of Verizon called Oath, under the leadership of AOL’s chief executive, Tim Armstrong.
12 Jun 2017
Marissa Mayer was hailed as Yahoo's savior when she took charge of the pioneering internet firm five years ago.
11 Apr 2017
A Canadian court on Tuesday denied bail to a man accused of carrying out devastating cyberattacks on Yahoo as he awaits possible extradition to the United States to face criminal charges.
7 Apr 2017
Traders are sending signals that Nintendo Co.’s newest console Switch may be on its way to becoming a bigger hit than the Wii, the company’s best-selling home console of all-time.
4 Apr 2017
AOL and Yahoo will be combined into a unit called Oath after telecom titan Verizon buys the pioneering internet firm, according to a tweet Monday by the AOL chief.
16 Mar 2017
US charges that Russia's FSB security service was behind the hacking of Yahoo underscored a worrisome run of successes in Moscow's cyber-efforts against its longtime rival.