February 20, 2013

Anyone Notice Yahoo's New Front Page?

Mat Honan, Wired


 One of the internet’s oldest destinations is new again. Yahoo launched a new homepage on Wednesday, with a design intended to deliver a consistent experience across the desktop, tablets, and phones that gives users a bottomless, personalized well of news and information. Oh, and it has a way to deliver targeted ads across devices as well.

Since arriving at Yahoo as CEO, Marissa Mayer has shown an intense focus on product; on making everything simply work better. The homepage redesign follows big design and function changes to Yahoo Mail, and a Read Full Article ››



Much has been made of Yahoo’s (YHOO) increasing sprawl, as it swallows startup after startup. Sure enough, in a Tuesday call with investors, Chief Executive Marissa Mayer said Yahoo had made eight new acquisitions in the... more ››
October 15, 2013
Anatomy of a Yahoo Mail Redesign Disaster
Violet Blue, ZDNet
Thousands upon thousands of furious Yahoo Mail users are telling the company its new redesign is a failure and want Yahoo to revert the changes — while new reports of serious technical issues mount. more ››