Yahoo

Yahoo Mail Continues Scanning Emails To Sell Data To Advertisers

7 monthes ago   |   By Ubergizmo

While many popular email providers used to scan users' emails to provide data to advertisers, quite a few of them have moved away from this, but it appears that Yahoo Mail hasn't. A new report claims that Yahoo Mail continues to scan emails for data that it will sell to advertisers.
The Wall Street Journal reports that Oath, the company that owns Yahoo now , is in talks with advertisers on a new service which would scan more than 200 million Yahoo Mail inboxes to provide them with consumer data. What Oath did confirm to the scribe is that Yahoo Mail does perform email scans but pointed out...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Yahoo      Personalizations      Personalization      Web  


IMore show 654: A Roller Coaster With No Hill

IMore show 654: A Roller Coaster With No Hill

The iMore show brings you everything you need to know about the week in iPhone, iPad, Watch, TV, Mac, and Apple! Lory Gil and Mikah Sargent ditch Rene and Georgia this week for... Read more ...

Weekend Deals Spotlight: Anker's Flash Sale Has Portable Batteries...

Weekend Deals Spotlight: Anker's Flash Sale Has Portable Batteries, Chargers, Cables, and More

Anker today kicked off a new Amazon Gold Box flash sale , discounting numerous charging accessories to notable low prices. Items on sale include wireless charging mats... Read more ...

This week's top stories: iOS 13 + macOS 10.15 details, Apple vs Qualcomm...

This week's top stories: iOS 13 + macOS 10.15 details, Apple vs Qualcomm, iPhone camera upgrades, more

In this week's top stories: New features coming with iOS 13 and macOS 10.15, Apple settles with Qualcomm, AirPlay 2 expands to new third-party speakers, and more. Read on for... Read more ...

Google Lens revamp in development with ‘filters' for Dining, Shopping, &...

Google Lens revamp in development with ‘filters' for Dining, Shopping, & Translate

At I/O 2018, Google revamped Lens with real-time recognition, smart text selection, and native camera app integration. A year later, another redesign for Google Lens that adds... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S10 Updated With Dedicated Night Camera Mode

Samsung Galaxy S10 Updated With Dedicated Night Camera Mode

One of the features of the Samsung Galaxy S10 is how it comes with a feature called Bright Night. For those unfamiliar, it is basically Samsung's answer to Google's Night Sight... Read more ...

Google app 9.72 beta breaks weather app, adds newest/oldest sorting in Podcasts

Google app 9.72 beta breaks weather app, adds newest/oldest sorting in Podcasts

While last week's beta revealed a number of exciting in-progress features, Google app 9.72 is a quieter release that actually obscures some features, like Reminders and... Read more ...

These are the best Leather Bands for the Apple Watch

These are the best Leather Bands for the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is one of the most popular Apple devices since it blends the avenues of technology and style seamlessly. Apple made sure the Apple Watch was a stylish device on... Read more ...

Facebook Stored Millions of Unencrypted Instagram Passwords

Facebook Stored Millions of Unencrypted Instagram Passwords

In March of this year, as you may recall, Facebook announced that it stored hundreds of millions of user passwords in plain text. At the time, Facebook said it would notify... Read more ...

Alphabet Scoop 050: Google Pixel 3a cometh, Nest Hub Max, Galaxy Fold folds

Alphabet Scoop 050: Google Pixel 3a cometh, Nest Hub Max, Galaxy Fold folds

This week we talk about more Google Pixel 3a and 3a XL which just got a street date, Nest Hub Max and some Google Home stuff and the Galaxy Fold's fold. Alphabet Scoop is... Read more ...

Today's Apps Gone Free: Home Budget Plan, iShrug and Pixel Boat Rush

Today's Apps Gone Free: Home Budget Plan, iShrug and Pixel Boat Rush

Plan for the future, show your emotions, and race customizable boats with today's collection of apps and games. All app prices are subject to change at any time and without... Read more ...