Posts Tagged ‘yahoo’

Switch to the “New, Safer Internet Explorer 8″ so says Yahoo [Puke]

Thursday, August 20, 2009 11:39 2 Comments

Firefox users and Yahoo frequenters, do you see anything different when mixing the two previously mentioned items? Look a little closer. If you’re using Firefox and navigating Yahoo, take a look at Microsoft’s Yahoo’s new suggestion: “Switch to the new, safer Internet Explorer 8″. Well, there’s a few problems with this suggestion. [...]

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U.S.A.: Against internet sensorship internally, more than happy to help externally

Tuesday, June 23, 2009 7:55 No Comments

In what can be a sad revelation and truth to come to terms with, the U.S. of A. is not as steadfast in their “free internet” beliefs outside of home grown soil. While the internet in the U.S. is uncensored, and hopefully will remain that way for…..ever, it seems we have different motives elsewhere. When you take a step back and look at the bigger picture, the west *that’s the U.S….among others* is one of the top providers and supporters of internet censoring software and tactics outside of U.S. borders. Surprised? I was. So how exactly has the U.S. aided such anti-American tactics abroad?

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Yahoo kicks Blackberry to the curb, pulls iPhone back in.

Monday, May 18, 2009 13:11 No Comments

In what could be seen as a harsh blow to Blackberry users, Yahoo has officially announced that they will be abandoning mobile app development for Blackberry as well as all other smartphones and instead focusing on one single player in the market - the iPhone. While some would see this is as a great [...]

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Microsoft selling bonds…looking to get some shopping done?

Monday, May 11, 2009 14:13 1 Comment

Microsoft for quite a while now has been keeping an ever watchful eye on Yahoo ever since last years acquisition talks fell through. Since then Yahoo’s stock price has tanked and is finally starting to rebound. Starting today, Microsoft has entered the world of bond selling in an effort to raise money for [...]

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Avatar support and Facebook Chat now included in latest IM+ 7 release for Blackberry

Friday, March 27, 2009 10:19 No Comments

Yes another social butterfly post.  Forgive me.  Socialness seems to be all the rage these days.  Everyone has it seems 3 or more different messaging accounts.  I guess one isn’t good enough anymore.  Though I can understand this if you have many friends of whom each one is partial to a particular client, then things [...]

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Yahoo outs “Yahoo! Mobile Service”

Tuesday, February 17, 2009 20:02 No Comments

If you are a Yahooligan and are just crazy for the late and not so great tech company plus love connecting a million things on your cell phone.  Sit down and listen up.  Yahoo announced the Yahoo! Mobile Service at MWC to the joy of many.  Yahoo’s new service is a big jump from their [...]

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