Posts Categorized: Yahoo News

Yahoo reveals its most popular searches of 2010

The search engine Yahoo has revealed its annual list of the most popular searches made throughout the year of 2010. While the list is mainly dominated by celebrity names, heading up the poll in the number one spot of subjects searched on Yahoo this year was the BP oil spill… Read more »

Reports of possible Yahoo! account hacking in China

It’s been reported that a number of Yahoo! accounts belonging to journalists and those involved in activist groups related to China have been hacked into over the last month. The news comes just days after Google announced it is planning to remove its Chinese language search services from China because… Read more »

Yahoo! and Twitter join forces

Yahoo! has signed a deal with the popular micro-blogging site Twitter which will see Yahoo! users able to access Twitter via a whole host of Yahoo! products. It’s not unusual for search engines to partner up with social networking sites such as Twitter. Only last year Google and Microsoft’s Bing… Read more »