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The CEO who invented an online tool you see every day gave his tech to Yahoo for free — and he doesn’t regret it
While he was PhD student at Carnegie Mellon University in 2000, Duolingo founder Luis Von Ahn helped create captcha, the technology that distinguishes a human from a computer, and today it's used by nearly every server. Here's why he doesn't regret giving it to Yahoo for free.
The app was one of the first instant messaging tools on the market, created in 1998, and found a following among oil traders.
The remains of Yahoo just got hit with a $35 million fine because it didn’t tell investors about Russian hacking
More than 500 million Yahoo users were affected by the hack.
Flickr was not the right fit for Yahoo, says an executive at SmugMug, which acquired the photo sharing site.
Yahoo's former CEO Marissa Mayer said she made sure employees were compensated fairly but not paid so much that they were only there for the money.
Marissa Mayer blames short-sighted activist investors for causing Yahoo to lose out on tens of billions of dollars of upside by selling Alibaba stake
Marissa Mayer says selling a portion of Yahoo's Alibaba stake was a "tragic" mistake.
The former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is embarking on a new tech venture in the consumer space — and she rented Google's old office to do it.
The Democratic National Committee hired former Yahoo! head of information security Bob Lord to serve as chief security officer on Thursday.
Mozilla says Yahoo never delivered on its search deal and caused Firefox usage to decline — now they’re both suing each other
Yahoo and the maker of the Firefox web browser are embroiled in a legal fight over a deal that made Yahoo the default search engine for Firefox users in the US.
While some of these signs are blatantly obvious, others may be so subtle you'd never see the pink slips coming.