Thursday, November 27, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Twitter Tracks Apps Installed On Your Device, Introduces Offers
Ubisoft Apologizes For Assassin's Creed Unity Issues, Offers Free Game
Europe Wants Right-to-be Forgotten to Go Globally
Far Cry 4 Game Available For Free With Purchase of 840 EVO SSD
UK Music Industry Seeks For New Tax on CD Copying
Samsung's DeepSort Sorting Engine Prevails In Benchmarks
Sony Plans E-Paper Watch: report
HP Reports Fiscal 2014 Full-Year and Fourth Quarter Results
Active Discussions
Hi All!
cdrw trouble
CDR for car Sat Nav
DVD/DL for Optiarc 7191S at 8X
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
Made video, won't play back easily
New Features In Firefox 33
updated tests for dvd and cd burners
 Home > News > General Computing > Yahoo R...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Yahoo Redesigns Home Page


Yahoo introduced today the web-site's redesigned home page, promising to offer easier and more user-friendly access to Internet's hot spots.

This is the first redesign of Yahoo's page since 2006.

The new Yahoo homepage is available today in the U.S. at http://yahoo.com/trynew and will roll-out in France, India, the UK, and on mobile devices over the coming week. Additional global rollouts are planned, beginning in the next month.

The site aims to make it easier to access content from across the Web, including social- networking services, news and shopping.

"People are living more of their lives online - in the U.S., the average person visits a staggering 85 sites a month. Whether for the PC or a mobile device, Yahoo! is bringing greater simplicity and relevance to the way people experience the Web," said Ari Balogh, executive vice president of products & chief technology officer. "By focusing on what people have told us they want, our new homepage is designed to help them stay on top of what is going on in their world, and in the rest of the world."

The new Yahoo! homepage brings together tools and content from across the Web, combined with content and services from Yahoo properties.

New features of the Yahoo homepage include:

My Favorites - People can choose from a dashboard of more than 65 apps to add directly to their homepage, including different email providers (AOL(R), Gmail(R), Yahoo! Mail), best of breed content sites (Barron's(R), NPR(R), omg!, USA Today), popular social networking sites (Facebook(R) and MySpace(R)), and dozens of others. These apps give people the ability to preview, interact with, or navigate to their favorite sites from one easy check-in point.

App Maker - Using technology developed by Yahoo!, people can easily create their own app on the fly by adding virtually any URL of their choice.

Trend Setter - A new snapshot of trends, including the most popular searches, insights from Yahoo! Buzz, and fun facts from around the Web.

PC to Mobile Sync (coming soon)-People will be able to continue their Yahoo! experience on the go with a more seamless PC to mobile integration. New apps added to the Yahoo! homepage on the PC can be added to the mobile homepage.

News, For You - Hyper-local news and the ability to toggle the news module to the top of the page offer easier ways to access the news that matters most. Social Updates - People can now share their current "status" with friends directly from the homepage, get visibility into what their friends are doing across the Web, and integrate with social networks, such as Facebook and MySpace.

Yahoo is trying to take on Google, with a team up with rival Microsoft to be also possible. The two companies are close to signing a partnership to collaborate on Internet-search technology and advertising, two people familiar with the matter said last week.

Both Microsoft and Yahoo have not officaially confirmed the deal.


Previous
Next
Explore the Moon in Google Earth        All News        Samsung to Begin Mass Producing 2-Gigabit DDR3 Using 40nm Class Technology
Explore the Moon in Google Earth     General Computing News      Bing Gains on Yahoo, Google

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Yahoo to Buy BrightRoll
Yahoo Reports High Revenue and Profit
Will Revamped Tumblr Compete With Youtube?
Yahoo To Shutter More Products, Responds To Proxy Battle
Yahoo, Google To Encrypt Web Mail
Yahoo, ComScore To Jointly Offer Online ad Measurements
Yahoo to Buy Flurry to Strengthen Mobile Products
Yahoo 2Q Revenue Fall
Yahoo To Stream Concerts For Free
Yahoo Offers Workforce Diversity Data
Yahoo Buys Mobile Messaging App Blink
Yahoo Disables Do Not Track Settings

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .