Yahoo Takes $350 Million Hit, But Salvages $4.48 Billion Deal With VerizonThe lower price, now pegged at $4.48 billion, will cost Yahoo shareholders roughly 37 cents per share. But they may also be responsible for substantial legal costs.
$2.5 Million Fine Over Vizio TVs That Secretly Watched Customers' HabitsThe data was sold to marketing companies and data brokers to measure viewing habits, such as the effectiveness of ad campaigns.
The End Of Yahoo? Company To Change Name If Verizon Deal Goes ThroughThe company plans to change its name to Altaba Inc. after it turns over its email, websites, mobile apps and advertising tools to Verizon.
Why Did Apple Want My Social Security Number For My Netflix Subscription?From there, it turned into a ridiculous circle designed to steal my identity. Here's a look at what to watch out for when something seems too ridiculous to believe.
Prosecutors Want Amazon Echo Data In Murder CaseBenton County Prosecuting Attorney Nathan Smith said Wednesday that he has no idea if the device recorded anything related to the death. But looking for clues is simply "a question of law enforcement doing their due diligence."
Report: Unmanned Facebook Aircraft Crashed In Test Flight Amid High WindsThe social media company's solar-powered aircraft, Aquila, crashed during its first test flight June 28 near Yuma, Arizona.
Nissan Unveils Star Wars ‘Rogue One’ Car
New Timeline Shows Yahoo Took Its Time Investigating Security BreachIn its regulatory filing late Wednesday, Yahoo acknowledged the company first became aware of the hack in late 2014. The Sunnyvale, California, company said its board is now investigating how much was known back in 2014.
Mirai Malware Simplifies Crippling DDoS Attacks Using Internet Of Things Devices A massive internet attack that paralyzed Twitter, Netflix and other services is being blamed on a specific kind of malware designed to harness the power of ordinary consumer devices.
Airplane Evacuated Because Of Smoke From Samsung DeviceU.S. safety regulators announced a formal recall last month of Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 smartphone after a spate of fires led to injuries and property damage.
Yahoo Adds New Social Features To Its Renamed Mobile AppYahoo has overhauled its main app for smartphones and tablets by emphasizing "social" features aimed at people who like to share and chat about news topics online.
Environmentalists: Your TV Uses More Electricity Than You ThinkAn environmental group on Wednesday accused three major TV manufacturers of misleading consumers and regulators about how much energy high-definition screens devour, alleging that the televisions were designed to perform more efficiently during government testing than in ordinary use.