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Tumblr's mobile apps add new search and discovery tools, first updates since Yahoo acquisition

Tumblr's mobile apps add new search and discovery tools, first updates since Yahoo acquisition

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Tumblr, the social network that allows users to post multimedia and other content to a short-form blog, updated on Tuesday with new tools that bolster search and explore capabilities found within its iPhone, iPad and Android apps.  In a post on the official... >>

Yahoo planning Hulu bid for up to $800 million, cheaper than Tumblr

Yahoo planning Hulu bid for up to $800 million, cheaper than Tumblr

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Yahoo's web-based shopping spree continues, with Hulu being next in line for Yahoo's possible purchasing. Rumours point to a bid for the video streaming site being in the $600-800 million range.  Why the range of prices? Yahoo is one of many current... >>

Yahoo announces big redesign for Flickr, everyone gets 1TB of photo storage

Yahoo announces big redesign for Flickr, everyone gets 1TB of photo storage

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Yahoo added to its big news day by launching a completely revamped Flickr - or, as CEO Marissa Mayer called it, another Yahoo-acquired company that dropped the 'e' before the 'r'. Yahoo acquired Flickr for $30 million in 2005, and Flickr's founders, Stewart... >>

Yahoo!: We promise not to screw up Tumblr

Yahoo!: We promise not to screw up Tumblr

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The rumoured Yahoo purchase of Tumblr is now official, at $1.1 billion. Yahoo's own press release announcing the deal explains that the company has promised "not to screw up" the blogging platform. "Per the agreement and our promise not to screw it up,... >>

Yahoo said to have bought Tumblr for $1.1billion

Yahoo said to have bought Tumblr for $1.1billion

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Following rumours at the tail-end of last week, Yahoo is expected to confirm that it has bought Tumblr for $1.1 billion. According to sources talking to All Things D - the tech blog for The Wall Street Journal -  the Yahoo board met on Sunday to vote... >>

Yahoo in talks to buy Tumblr for $1 billion

Yahoo in talks to buy Tumblr for $1 billion

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Yahoo is reported to be in talks to acquire social blogging service Tumblr. If a deal can't be struck to buy the site outright, Yahoo will settle for a strategic alliance and investment alternative. According to AllThingsDigital's sources, the talks between... >>

Tumblr accounts hacked with racist spam and virus

Tumblr accounts hacked with racist spam and virus

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Reports are flooding that many, but not all, Tumblr accounts have been attacked and hacked by a group calling itself the GNAA - a deeply racist anti-blogging and internet trolling organisation. Not only does the spam posting that's appearing across personal... >>

Macbook thief caught using Hidden app

Macbook thief caught using Hidden app

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A Macbook is a desirable thing, much wanted by thieves across the world. Leave an Apple laptop in a cafe or lose your bag on the train and don't expect it to be there when you get back. When Joshua Kaufman discovered his laptop missing he began crafting... >>