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Yahoo Weather will now alert you when rain or snow is about to fall

Yahoo Weather will now alert you when rain or snow is about to fall

Weather apps are a dime-a-dozen, but Yahoo!’s offering has always managed to stand out. Now, some new alerts might make it even more worthwhile to users.

Yahoo unveils LiveText messaging app to blend real-time video and text conversations

Yahoo unveils LiveText messaging app to blend real-time video and text conversations

Recently, rumors surfaced that Yahoo was building its own messaging application that would launch for mobile devices at some point in the future.

Yahoo dropping support for mail and contact syncing with older iOS devices and Macs

Yahoo dropping support for mail and contact syncing with older iOS devices and Macs

On Thursday, June 4, Yahoo announced that it would be dropping support for contact syncing and mail on some older Apple-branded devices.

New book reveals Jony Ive was jealous of Yahoo’s Weather app

New book reveals Jony Ive was jealous of Yahoo’s Weather app

Ever wondered why Apple’s stock Weather app in iOS 7 and above looks so much like the Yahoo Weather app? It’s not just a coincidence. According to a new book about Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, Apple designer Jony Ive copied the app because he was “tormented” by its beauty.

Yahoo app for iPhone updated with more interactivity and more

Yahoo app for iPhone updated with more interactivity and more

On Thursday, January 29, Yahoo sent out an update for its official app on the iPhone to bring a bit more interactivity to the fore.

Yahoo Mail for iOS now lets you track packages

Yahoo Mail for iOS now lets you track packages

Yahoo today updated its Mail app for iOS to add the ability to track your shipped packages from Amazon, eBay, Target, Best Buy and others right from the Yahoo Today screen. For now, the feature is only available to Yahoo Mail users  in the United States. 

Yahoo! Weather gets new weather animations and better design for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Yahoo! Weather gets new weather animations and better design for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Yahoo! Weather has become one of the more popular weather apps on the App Store, and with its latest update users will get an even better way to see what’s happening outside without actually going outside.

Yahoo reportedly inches closer to investing in Snapchat

Yahoo reportedly inches closer to investing in Snapchat

The Wall Street Journal on Friday reports that Yahoo plans to reinvest a portion of the earnings it made from an early investment in Alibaba in the fast-growing startup Snapchat. The ephemeral app allows iOS and Android users to send photos and videos to others that only last for a matter of seconds before permanently disappearing.

Here’s Why Apple switched from Yahoo to Weather Channel for Weather data in iOS 8, Stocks App could be next

Here’s Why Apple switched from Yahoo to Weather Channel for Weather data in iOS 8, Stocks App could be next

iOS 8 includes a revamped Weather app that removes Yahoo as the data provider in favour of The Weather Channel. The change won’t mean much to the average user, but for Yahoo it could be a huge cause of concern.

Flickr 3.0 update brings revamped UI, HD video capture, Intelligent Search engine and more

Flickr 3.0 update brings revamped UI, HD video capture, Intelligent Search engine and more

Yahoo has just introduced Flickr 3.0, a major update for its photo sharing app.

Flickr 3.0 sports an all-new design with new features such as the ability to record HD videos, improved auto sync feature and new way to rediscover and explore your photos.