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Yahoo deleted all my emails – and there's nothing I can do about it | Arwa Mahdawi
Many of the digital things we think we own are merely being rented. It is time to accept that we don’t have a master key to the big filing cabinet in the sky, writes Arwa Mahdawi

Arwa Mahdawi

10, Mar, 2020 @1:00 PM

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Yahoo parent Verizon cuts value of media brands by $4.6bn
US telecom firm’s Oath, which includes Huffington Post and AOL, is now worth $200m

Mark Sweney

12, Dec, 2018 @6:21 PM

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Flickr to delete millions of photos as it reduces allowance for free users
Photo-sharing site to limit free storage to 1,000 images as part of revamp under new owners

Alex Hern

02, Nov, 2018 @3:48 PM

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Australia to target Google and Yahoo under internet piracy crackdown
Search engines would be forced to remove or demote results for piracy websites under new laws

Luke Henriques-Gomes

18, Oct, 2018 @4:12 AM

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Yahoo fined £250,000 for hack that impacted 515,000 UK accounts
ICO says firm ‘failed to prevent’ 2014 Russia-sponsored hack after 500m accounts compromised

Samuel Gibbs

12, Jun, 2018 @2:53 PM

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Flickr bought by SmugMug as Yahoo breakup begins
Photo-sharing pioneer and web cultural beacon now part of independent, family-run firm

Samuel Gibbs

23, Apr, 2018 @9:51 AM

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Beware the smart toaster: 18 tips for surviving the surveillance age
We’ve come a long way since the web was just a fun place to share cat gifs – now it’s a place mostly dedicated to finding and selling your personal info. Here’s what you need to know in this new era

Alex Hern and Arwa Mahdawi

28, Mar, 2018 @5:00 AM

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Government called on to let data breach victims force compensation
Consumer organisation Which? is calling for an amendment to the data protection bill to create new rights

Alex Hern

24, Oct, 2017 @6:01 AM

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Yahoo says all of its 3bn accounts were affected by 2013 hacking
The company said last December that data from more than 1bn user accounts was compromised in the largest breach in history, but is now tripling that figure

Dominic Rushe and agencies

03, Oct, 2017 @9:58 PM

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BT blocked access to an email account I’ve had for more than 20 years
I can’t access my email or contacts and worry that people sending me emails might think I am ignoring them

Anna Tims

17, Jun, 2017 @6:00 AM

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Andrew Tyrie, scourge of bankers, deserves new City role | Nils Pratley
Chair of the influential Treasury select committee may be stepping down as an MP, but he still has much to contribute

Nils Pratley

26, Apr, 2017 @6:17 AM

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Outgoing Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer will likely get $186m payout
Shareholders will be asked to approve a huge payout for Mayer, as Yahoo is currently being sold to Verizon, the US’s largest telecom company, for $4.49bn

Dominic Rushe in New York

25, Apr, 2017 @4:01 PM

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