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Hands-on with Flickr 3.0, with new features that make Flickr cool again

With better search and a beautifully designed new layout, Flickr is clearly putting the emphasis on its community of incredible photographers.

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Yahoo’s making sitcoms? Here are 6 sure-fire comedy pitches

Yahoo is reportedly looking to develop its own original programming -- just like Amazon, Netflix, Hulu, Microsoft and others. But we've got a few ideas for Marissa Mayer on what kind of TV grabs people's attention.

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Healing Heartbleed: LastPass offers automated checker, major sites admit vulnerability

As the list of major sites hit by Heartbleed grows, LastPass is helping its users figure out which accounts need password changes.

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Yahoo to join Amazon, Netflix, and everybody else with original TV programming

Yahoo is no stranger to original content, but now the company wants to follow in the footsteps of Amazon, Hulu, Microsoft, Netflix, and Sony.

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How Yahoo can take on YouTube in four easy steps

Yahoo is trying to draw YouTube's biggest stars over to the Purple Side, but for its rumored new video service to succeed, it needs to delight users too.

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Yahoo may try to draw YouTube's most popular acts with a video site of its own

YahooTube? may be looking at ways to bring established YouTube stars to a new video service of its own.

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Report pegs Apple, Microsoft as some of the world's most popular brands

The PC wars may be all but forgotten, but the two heavyweights from that battle are still the tech industry's biggest brands, according to a new study.

Yahoo ditches Facebook and Google logins for its own ID

In Yahoo’s world, you’ve got to play by Yahoo’s rules. That means no more third-party logins.

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British spy agency may have seen you naked in surveillance of Yahoo webcam chats

Whistleblower Edward Snowden turned over documents to The Guardian detailing GCHQ’s collection of at least 1.8 million Yahoo users’ webcam chats.

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Yahoo acquires diary app maker Wander with an eye toward mobile

Wander's diary app 'Days' will live on, according to the startup, as Yahoo continues to boost its mobile product offerings.

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