Yahoo Messenger first made its debut as "Yahoo Pager" way back in 1998 as an alternative to email and short message service (SMS) on basic mobile devices.
CEO Mayer will not be joining Verizon and will walk away from Yahoo with a compensation package currently worth about $127 million, including her severance pay and stock awards that will be fully vested with the deal’s completion
Verizon has taken over Yahoo, completing a $4.5 billion (approx Rs 29,000 crore) deal that will usher in a new management team to attempt to wring more advertising revenue from one of the internet's best-known brands
Yahoo is taking a USD 350 million hit on its previously announced USD 4.8 billion (over Rs 32,000 crore) sale to Verizon in a concession for security lapses that exposed personal information stored in more than 1 billion Yahoo user accounts.
Yahoo has inked a $4.83 billion (Rs. 32200 crore approx.) deal with Verizon after a five-month auction, marking an end of an era for the company that once defined the internet. Yahoo in its
Verizon Communications has agreed to buy online portal Yahoo Inc. for little over $4.8 billion or around Rs 32200 crore, according to media reports. The deal is expected to be announced formally on Monday before
San Francisco:Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $55 million severance package if the company’s auction of its Internet operations culminates in a sale that ousts her from her job. The payout disclosed
Washington: Verizon Communications Inc. says it received between 1,000 and 1,999 government requests for customer information related to national security last year.The largest U.S. cellphone carrier made the disclosure Wednesday in its first report on
Los Angeles: Someday, the full lineup of channels from Verizon's FiOS TV service may be available on your phone.That's the vision outlined Tuesday after telecommunications giant Verizon Communications Inc. announced that it's buying Intel Media,
New York: Verizon will own its wireless business outright after agreeing Monday to pay $130 billion for the 45 percent stake in Verizon Wireless owned by British cellphone carrier Vodafone.The buyout, the second-largest acquisition deal
New York, Jan 28: Verizon Wireless said Friday that it's selling space on the airwaves to AT&T Inc. in exchange for $1.9 billion and the transfer of some airwave rights from AT&T.The sale of spectrum