Yahoo Integrates Yelp Into Search Results
Yahoo announced that beginning today it will include information from Yelp when users search for information regarding U.S. businesses. Results will include details such as user reviews, general business information, and star ratings from Yelp. The results will be available to searches performed on smartphones, tablets, and PCs. Further, search results will include high-quality photos from Yahoo's partners to enhance the experience.
Yahoo Overhauls Yahoo Mail for the Web, Debuts Lightweight Android Go Yahoo Mail App
Jun 19, 2018
Yahoo today relaunched its mobile email product for smartphones on several fronts. First, the company has wholly rebuilt its mobile web app.
Yahoo Adds Gmail Support to Yahoo Mail
Dec 10, 2015
Yahoo Mail today gained the ability to manage Gmail and Google Apps accounts. Yahoo relaunched the app in October and made it compatible with AOL, Hotmail, and Outlook.
SoundHound Releases Hound Voice Assistant to Compete with Siri, Cortana, Google Now
Mar 3, 2016
SoundHound has made a voice assistant of its own available to Android and iOS devices in the hopes of providing an alternate to Google-, Apple-, and Microsoft-made assistants. Hound works similarly to Google Now, Siri, and Cortana in that it listens to natural language voice requests and performs select actions in response.
Yahoo to Consider 'Strategic Alternatives' for Internet Biz
Feb 2, 2016
Yahoo has announced plans to explore strategic options for its internet business, which has struggled to turn a profit in recent years. The company said it plans to improve consumer and advertiser product quality while also increasing the number of daily users.
Yahoo Rejiggers Browser-Based Search for iPhone
Jan 29, 2016
Yahoo says it has tweaked how it presents results to people who search from the iPhone's browser. iPhone owners who have Yahoo set as their default search engine will now see cleaner search results that display more data and make it easier to drill down into specifics.