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Verizon Officially Acquires Yahoo for a Whopping $4.48 Billion USD

Verizon Officially Acquires Yahoo for a Whopping $4.48 Billion USD

TwinStar Media June 15, 2017 0

Verizon has announced a deal for Flickr and other companies owned by Yahoo costing them $4.48 billion USD. The deal was initially announced back in February, as well as the news that the two

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The Yahoo, AOL Brands Will Soon Die, To Be Replaced By ‘Oath’

The Yahoo, AOL Brands Will Soon Die, To Be Replaced By ‘Oath’

TwinStar Media April 4, 2017 0

Two of the last vestiges of the original internet boom will soon be lost to history. Verizon will soon shove Yahoo and AOL under one, new — and entirely forgettable — brand name: Oath.

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Verizon Revises Deal To Buy Yahoo At $350M Discount

Verizon Revises Deal To Buy Yahoo At $350M Discount

TwinStar Media February 21, 2017 0

If you found out after you got engaged that your soon-to-be better half had done something that made you question the impending union, what would you do — Cancel the wedding? Move the reception

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Yahoo Warns Users Their Email Accounts May Have Been Hacked… Again

Yahoo Warns Users Their Email Accounts May Have Been Hacked… Again

TwinStar Media February 16, 2017 0

On the same day as a report that says Verizon is renegotiating its offer to buy Yahoo at a $250 million discount, the internet company is — for the third time in less than

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Verizon Acquisition Of Yahoo Still Going Through

Verizon Acquisition Of Yahoo Still Going Through

TwinStar Media January 24, 2017 0

Since the announcement of data breaches consisting of 1.5 billion Yahoo accounts, Yahoo-watchers have had one question: what’s going to happen to the former internet titan’s agreement to sell its internet operations to Verizon

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Yahoo! Renames Itself Altaba Inc.

Yahoo! Renames Itself Altaba Inc.

TwinStar Media January 10, 2017 0

Struggling tech company Yahoo! is undergoing major changes — the biggest of which is a name change to Altaba Inc. The once thriving tech name has seen better days in the past decade, but

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Yahoo Confirms Massive Data Breach; At Least 500 Million Users Affected

Yahoo Confirms Massive Data Breach; At Least 500 Million Users Affected

TwinStar Media September 23, 2016 0

As was rumored this morning, so it has come to pass. Yahoo has confirmed a massive data breach — and it’s far, far bigger than anyone guessed at first. The breach affects “at least

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Hacker Claims To Be Selling Stolen Info For 200 Million Yahoo Accounts

Hacker Claims To Be Selling Stolen Info For 200 Million Yahoo Accounts

TwinStar Media August 2, 2016 0

After a rash of account breaches on social media networks like MySpace, LinkedIn, Tumblr, and Twitter, the latest site to fall victim to hackers seems to be Yahoo, with a hacker claiming he’s got

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Verizon Is Close to Buying Yahoo for $5 Billion

Verizon Is Close to Buying Yahoo for $5 Billion

TwinStar Media July 24, 2016 0

Verizon is closing in on a deal to buy Yahoo’s core business for about $5 billion, according to sources familiar with the talks. The telco giant has long been considered the favorite to buy

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How Google Beat Yahoo in the War for the Internet

How Google Beat Yahoo in the War for the Internet

TwinStar Media May 26, 2016 0

Ever wondered what happened to Yahoo? What was once one of the Internet’s leading names has since languished into obscurity, with rumors swirling that it will soon be taken over by The Daily Mail‘s publisher

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