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‘Breaking Bad’ Would Win Drama Emmy If Searches Determined Winners ‘Breaking Bad’ Would Win Drama Emmy If Searches Determined Winners

Yahoo is sharing some data related to Emmy-nominated television shows. “If winners were predicted by Yahoo searches, [breaking bad] would be this year’s Outstanding Drama Series as it’s the highest searched show this month,” a Yahoo spokesperson tells WebProNews. “Coming …

Tumblr Gets More Ad-Friendly With DataSift Deal Tumblr Gets More Ad-Friendly With DataSift Deal
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Yahoo-owned Tumblr has a new deal in place with social analytics provider DataSift. The deal (the terms of which are unknown) sees DataSift get access to the Tumblr firehose, to offer users Tumblr data alongside that from Google, Twitter, Facebook, …

Yahoo Users Up 20% Since Mayer Took Over Yahoo Users Up 20% Since Mayer Took Over
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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer appeared at TechCrunch Disrupt and talked about Yahoo’s growth since she took over last year. On stage, she announced that Yahoo surpassed 800 million monthly active users (globally). That doesn’t include Tumblr, she said, calling it …

Wearable Technology Is Drawing A Great Deal Of Interest (If Search Trends Are Any Indication) Wearable Technology Is Drawing A Great Deal Of Interest (If Search Trends Are Any Indication)
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Yahoo shared some search data with us today indicating that people are quite interested in smart watches and other wearable technology. A long-rumored Apple watch was absent from the company’s big event on Tuesday, but such a product could end …

Yahoo News Gets NYT Deputy News Editor Megan Liberman As New Editor In Chief Yahoo News Gets NYT Deputy News Editor Megan Liberman As New Editor In Chief

Yahoo has just added New York Times deputy news editor Megan Liberman as the new editor in chief at Yahoo News. The company says she will lead a “major expansion” of Yahoo News, which will bring in “new voices and …

NCIS Season Premiere Getting Way More Search Buzz Than That Of Any Other Show [Yahoo] NCIS Season Premiere Getting Way More Search Buzz Than That Of Any Other Show [Yahoo]
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Yahoo is sharing some data on searches for shows that are just returning with new seasons for the fall. After a whopping ten years of being on the air, NCIS searches are “far past any other television show, ” according …

Will Users Accept Yahoo’s First New Logo In 18 Years? Will Users Accept Yahoo’s First New Logo In 18 Years?
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Early last month, Yahoo announced that it would be changing its logo, and kicked off thirty days of showing a different design each day. Now, the real new logo has been unveiled, and here it is. It started rolling out …

Yahoo Gets Former AOL Networks Chief Ned Brody As SVP Of The Americas Yahoo Gets Former AOL Networks Chief Ned Brody As SVP Of The Americas

Yahoo announced today that Ned Brody, the former CEO of AOL Networks, has joined the company to take on the role of SVP of the Americas. He will oversee the company’s advertising business in North and South America. COO Henrique …

Flickr Just Launched A Big Improvement For iPhone Users Flickr Just Launched A Big Improvement For iPhone Users

Yahoo announced today that it is launching a new photo taking experience for iPhone users aimed at taking better advantage of what the device’s camera has to offer. The iPhone 5, by the way, is the most popular camera on …

Yahoo Keeps The Redesigns Coming With Mobile Web Changes Yahoo Keeps The Redesigns Coming With Mobile Web Changes
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Yahoo announced on Wednesday that it is rolling out a new mobile web interface across many of its properties, including Mail, Finance, Homepage, Search, Messenger and News. Here’s a look: “We’re focused on building products for where our users are, …

Viagra At The Top Of Matt Cutts’ Wish List Viagra At The Top Of Matt Cutts’ Wish List
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In July, Yahoo began letting users set up wish lists for user names they’d like to have. As you may know, the company is giving away email addresses and user IDs from inactive accounts to people that actually still use …

Yahoo Redesigns A Bunch More Of Its Sites Yahoo Redesigns A Bunch More Of Its Sites
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Yahoo announced today that it is rolling out a redesign of Yahoo Sports, Yahoo Movies, Yahoo Music, Yahoo TV, Yahoo omg!, Yahoo Games and Yahoo Weather. “This is the next step in building a more modern, consistent and personalized Yahoo! …

Yahoo Buys IQ Engines To Improve Flickr Yahoo Buys IQ Engines To Improve Flickr

Yes, Yahoo is still acquiring companies. This time it’s IQ Engines, an image search company, as first reported by AFP. IQ Engines does indeed have a message about the acquisition posted on its homepage: We are thrilled to announce that …

Yahoo Notifies Users Of Their New Names, Launches Paid ‘Watchlist’ Yahoo Notifies Users Of Their New Names, Launches Paid ‘Watchlist’

Earlier this summer, Yahoo announced plans to deactivate thousands of user accounts that haven’t been in use, and let its actual active users get a chance to have more desirable Yahoo IDs and email addresses. For example, a user would …

Yahoo Is Bigger Than Google, And That Should Mean Something To Your Business Yahoo Is Bigger Than Google, And That Should Mean Something To Your Business
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I bet you didn’t see this coming after years of Google domination. Yahoo is back as the top web property (in the U.S.). This comes from comScore Media Metrix, which releases monthly lists of the top 50 U.S. web properties. …

Yahoo Has A New Toolbar, And This Time It’s Even Available For Chrome Yahoo Has A New Toolbar, And This Time It’s Even Available For Chrome
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Yahoo announced today that it has launched a new version of the Yahoo Toolbar for web browsers. In addition to Firefox and Internet Explorer, for which Yahoo has offered a toolbar in the past, it is also now available for …

Elon Musk’s Hyperloop Has Generated Massive Search Buzz, Yahoo Says Elon Musk’s Hyperloop Has Generated Massive Search Buzz, Yahoo Says

Elon Musk revealed plans for the Hyperloop transportation system on Monday. This, if built, will transport travelers between San Francisco and Los Angeles in about a half hour’s time. Naturally, the project – the brainchild of the man behind SpaceX, …

Here’s The Second Yahoo Logo Option Here’s The Second Yahoo Logo Option

Yahoo announced this week that it is changing its logo next month, and in the meantime, it will display a different logo on its various properties each day. Here’s what the first one looked like: Now, we get a look …

‘Lone Ranger’ Actors Claim Critics Killed The Movie
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Reviews or the Disney film adaptation of “The Lone Ranger” were pouring in before the movie even premiered on July 3rd, and they were almost unanimously against the summer blockbuster. Now that the film has tanked in the U.S. box …

Tumblr Has More Ads In Store For Us Tumblr Has More Ads In Store For Us

The Tumblr community is unique unto its own, with distinct communities ranging from casual users, political and social activists, die-hard fandom blogs, and collegiate hipsters, as well as hybrids of all of the above. (And, of course, a lot of …

Here’s What The New Yahoo Logo Could Look Like. What Do You Think? Here’s What The New Yahoo Logo Could Look Like. What Do You Think?
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There’s been a whole lot of change going on at Yahoo, so why should that stop at the company’s logo? Yahoo will be launching a new logo next month, and in the meantime, will display an option each day. Above …