Yahoo have confirmed that for four days of last week, the ads on its website were laced with malware. It is estimated that as many as two million European visitors could have been infected.
Yahoo, keeping its promises, has announced this week that it is now finally encrypting all emails, joining Google's Gmail and Microsoft's Outlook.com which have provided such services for some time.
Many visitors to Yahoo got hit with malware this week that was delivered by the website's ad network. Yahoo has admitted to the issue and said those ads have been removed.
I offer some predictions for what I think won't happen in 2014 in the tech industry, including the fate of Steam OS and Steam Machines, the launch of Google Glass and more.
We look back at some of the more memorable quotes related to the tech industry in 2013, some of which are funny and some which turned out to be revealing points about certain products.
The U.S. remains as the largest e-waste producer followed closely by China. The two nations are the largest contributors to the 48.9 million metric tons of waste, which could rise by a third by 2017.
Yahoo says that it is still trying to fix an issue in its Yahoo Mail service that has kept some users from accessing their account since early Monday evening, due to a hardware issue.
Sources close to Yahoo have revealed that the company under Marissa Mayer might be looking at another acquisition with popular photo sharing website Imgur and talks have already begun.
Eight of the world's largest tech companies have joined forces to call for "government surveillance reform", including an open letter petitioning President Obama and Congress to lead global changes.
A court in France has ordered Microsoft, Google and Yahoo to block 16 video streaming sites from their search results, thanks to the determination that the sites offer pirated content.
In a leaked and eccentric internal email sent to Yahoo employees, the company slams Microsoft Outlook and urges workers to switch to Yahoo Mail, which only 25 percent have done since its revamp.
After the recent spying scandal surrounding the NSA, many internet companies are doing their best to prove their services are secure. Yahoo will start encrypting all user data in the following months.
A judge said that Yahoo must continue with its previous agreement with Microsoft to deploy the Bing search engines to Yahoo's sites in Taiwan and Hong Kong, despite a request by Yahoo to slow it down.
Yahoo! is rolling out a new desktop design for its email service, which includes a way to view groups of emails as a conversation and more. Yahoo! is also launching Yahoo! Ad Free Mail for $49 a year.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has begun using her Twitter account in an effort to get users to switch to the company's services, retweeting and responding to those who promise to do so.
Yahoo were criticized when it was discovered they were complying with the NSA by allowing access to their 800 million users. Mayer has denied wrongdoing, and says she could have wound up in prison.
Yahoo! has officially debuted its new corporate logo today with a redesign that has a sleeker design compared to the original. The logo was made over one weekend this summer.
A new feature on Business Insider on how Marissa Mayer became the CEO of Yahoo claims that the previous CEO considered trading their search business to Microsoft in exchange for MSN.com.
comScore has revealed Yahoo! as the most popular US web property of July. It comes as a relief for newly appointed CEO Marissa Mayer, who has made many changes to outperform Google and Microsoft.
A new study shows that while 98 percent of the US can access broadband Internet service, about 20 percent of US residents still don't use the Internet at home, work or school or via a mobile device.