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Surprise! Top sites still fail at encouraging non-terrible passwords

Surprise! Top sites still fail at encouraging non-terrible passwords

1 day ago   |   TechCrunch

You would think that Amazon, Reddit, Wikipedia and other highly popular websites would by now tell you that “password1” or “hunter2” is a terrible password - just terrible. But...
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The founders of Google Voice just raised $50 million to scale a business-call platform they think could put an end to phonelines once and for all

The founders of Google Voice just raised $50 million to scale a business-call platform they think could put an end to phonelines once and for all

4 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

After selling consumer-oriented digital phone call companies to Yahoo and Google, Craig Walker decided to disrupt the landline-filled world of business communication. The...
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Skype 'Classic' is being retired in favour of something inevitably worse

Skype 'Classic' is being retired in favour of something inevitably worse

4 days ago   |   The Inquirer

Yes, worse than Yahoo Messenger
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Foursquare brings on Liz Ritzcovan as Chief Revenue Officer

11 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Foursquare has just hired Liz Ritzcovan as Chief Revenue Officer. Ritzcovan hails from BazaarVoice, where she also served as CRO. She previously held CRO positions at Sizmek...
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​SoftBank makes $9m bid to increase Yahoo Japan ownership in three-way deal

11 days ago   |   ZDnet   |   4 articles

Altaba will sell the Japanese conglomerate some of its stake in Yahoo Japan for approximately $2 billion before Yahoo Japan buys back some of its stock from SoftBank's local arm.
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SoftBank raises stake in Yahoo Japan in purchase from Altaba

11 days ago   |   Phys.org   |   4 articles

Japanese internet company SoftBank Corp. is investing about $2 billion to raise its stake in Yahoo Japan through an acquisition from U.S. investment company Altaba Inc.
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SoftBank tightens grip on Yahoo Japan via $2 billion deal with Altaba

11 days ago   |   Reuters   |   4 articles

SoftBank Group is increasing its stake in Yahoo Japan through a $2 billion, three-way deal with U.S. firm Altaba to deepen ties with the internet heavyweight ahead of an IPO of...
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Popular Social Media Memory App Timehop Hacked, 21 Million Users Impacted

12 days ago   |   Forbes   |   5 articles

The breach is reminiscent of the infamous Yahoo! hack, but Timehop appears to have limited the damage.
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How Does SEO Work | GoDaddy

How Does SEO Work | GoDaddy

12 days ago   |   SEO Optimization

How does SEO work? For some it is a mystery, but it is really a science and there is help for you. Check out the following websites: organic.us how-to&cvo...
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Google promises it doesn't read your email without your consent

Google promises it doesn't read your email without your consent

16 days ago   |   SlashGear   |   2 articles

Your email might not be safe from prying eyes, whether you're using Gmail, Yahoo! Mail, or Outlook. And especially if you're using third-party email clients. A recent report...
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Starting this weekend, SpaceX is about to land a whole lot more rockets

Starting this weekend, SpaceX is about to land a whole lot more rockets

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Joss Whedon is developing a ‘richly diverse' Buffy the Vampire Slayer reboot

Joss Whedon is developing a ‘richly diverse' Buffy the Vampire Slayer reboot

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Star Trek: Short Treks mini-series brings four episodes to CBS All Access

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy' director James Gunn fired for offensive tweets

‘Guardians of the Galaxy' director James Gunn fired for offensive tweets

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The throttled MacBook Pro: Discussing the heat problems with Apple's new laptop

The throttled MacBook Pro: Discussing the heat problems with Apple's new laptop

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