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The million-dollar app that exists to say "Yo"

A new messaging app has just one message -- "Yo" -- but its potential reaches far beyond that one simple word.

By June 19, 2014


Disney balances irregular objects for a perfect spin

Disney Research has developed an algorithm that allows them to perfectly balance irregular objects and to turn them into spinning tops.

By August 11, 2014


Musk oxen and manicures at the Cable Show

Forget about yo-yos and mints in the tech booths. The cable TV channels know how to make a splach in the exhibit hall.

By April 5, 2005


Yahoo CTO talks up Open Strategy

At the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco, Chief Technology Officer Ari Balogh says he's working on 'rewiring Yahoo from the inside out' through a developer platform called Yahoo Open Strategy. YOS' goal is to help Yahoo's front page, plus properties such as Yahoo Mail, offer a more relevant and contextualized user experience. Users will also be able to add applications from Yahoo and third parties on various pages.

April 29, 2008


Microsoft invokes '90s nostalgia to tell you IE isn't '90s anymore

In a new ad, Microsoft tugs at the heartstrings of those who used to have illuminated sneakers and actually liked them.

By January 24, 2013


Yahoo Music opening pages to YouTube, others

On Tuesday, Yahoo plans to launch a revamped version of its Artist Pages that can incorporate content from iTunes, Amazon, YouTube, and others.

By April 6, 2009


Yahoo and Google race to rebuild sites, lure coders

Swarmed by start-ups, Yahoo is trying to steer its battleship in a more social direction, while Google is trying to expand beyond its search core.

By October 28, 2008


An open letter to Carol Bartz on rebuilding Yahoo

Yahoo's got a lot of potential. Even though you told us all to shut up while you decide your priorities, here's some advice anyway.

By January 14, 2009


Yahoo Open: Finally, a real answer to Google

It's late and no quick fix, but the Yahoo Open Strategy has the potential to move the Web pioneer closer to the center of the Internet action again.

By September 12, 2008


Yahoo gives a taste of its 'open' overhaul

Company demonstrates what can be done when applications are added to its increasingly open Web properties.

By September 11, 2008