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New Firefox Defaults To Google, Ends Friendship With Yahoo

New Firefox Defaults To Google, Ends Friendship With Yahoo

Image: Gizmodo Mozilla’s new Firefox Quantum browser launched on Wednesday, and there’s a lot to like about it. One change you might notice right away is that it now defaults to the Google search engine instead of Yahoo. Mozilla is framing this as doing the right thing for its users,…

Marissa Mayer Officially Rides Her Zamboni Off Into The Sunset

Marissa Mayer Officially Rides Her Zamboni Off Into The Sunset

It’s been a bumpy ride, but it’s finally over. Today, Verizon announced the completion of its Yahoo acquisition at roughly $US4.5 billion ($6 billion), giving us all the gift of a fancy new subsidiary named Oath and officially ending former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s tenure.

Report: Sad Yahoo Deal Somehow Gets Even Sadder

Report: Sad Yahoo Deal Somehow Gets Even Sadder

The much-maligned Verizon-Yahoo deal just keeps getting sadder. According to various reports, Verizon is close to revising its deal with fallen tech giant — a move that would slash the price of the deal by about $US250 million ($324 million).