Verizon and Samsung have agreed to preinstall Oath apps as bloatware on Galaxy S9 smartphones purchased from the carrier. There are a few reasons why this is not a good idea, such as the fact that users hate bloatware.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 3, 2018
Mozilla decided to walk away from a contract with Yahoo and switch the Firefox default search engine to Google. The move triggered a lawsuit from Oath, which now includes Yahoo, with Mozilla firing back with a complaint of its own.
Business Tech December 6, 2017
AOL Instant Messenger, or AIM, will finally shut down after 20 years on Dec. 15. Millions of users created memories with the chat service, but it is simply time to move on.
Apps/Software October 8, 2017
After months of negotiations, Verizon has completed its purchase of Yahoo. The wireless cell phone carrier purchased Yahoo for $4.5 billion, with plans to include it as part of its Oath brand.
Business Tech June 13, 2017
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will make her departure in June, as she was not tapped to join the executive team of Oath. Mayer, however, will make $186 million upon the completion of Yahoo's sale to Verizon.
Business Tech April 25, 2017
The whole internet was shaken when Verizon announced its acquisition of Yahoo. Now the internet universe is once more in frenzy, and this time, it's over the merged Yahoo and AOL divisions' name Oath.
Internet April 5, 2017
After the completion of the acquisition by Verizon, Yahoo and AOL will merge to form a new company named Oath. The name, first reported by Business Insider, was later confirmed by AOL CEO Tim Armstrong.
Business Tech April 3, 2017