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In a company blog post, the Yahoo-owned microblogging service advised its iOS app users to “please download this update now” and also urged them to change their passwords on the Tumblr website... and on any other websites where the same password is used.

This issue, which Tumblr claimed to have only found out about on Tuesday, doesn’t affect the Android app.

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The company is already off to a good start with 340 million monthly mobile users and Mayer said Yahoo mobile team has grown 6x including via recent acquistions.

She cited a couple of good examples... of Yahoo's already strong mobile standing:

The number of daily active users to Yahoo Mail on mobile has increased 120% since the launch of the tablet app. Since launching the new Yahoo app e...
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BloomReach crawls the web to learn what people search for, click on, and share. It then uses the information to improve a business’s ads, point them to personalized landing pages for each... visitor, and show potential customers the products they’re most likely to buy.

Current customers include such e-commerce brands as Neiman Marcus, Pottery Barn, ModCloth and Shutterfl...

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It's the Internet company's third acquisition in as many days. Tuesday Yahoo acquired Qwiki, a mobile app that creates mini-movies using a consumer's collection of photos and videos.

On... Monday, Yahoo acquired Bignoggins Productions, a mobile app to help players of fantasy sports teams.

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Citing sources close to the firm, tech blog All Things D reveals that Qwiki’s app will live on with Yahoo and says that its employees are to move to Yahoo’s New York offices.

You... can use Qwiki, which has previously had an iPad app and which plans to launch on Android in the future, to bring together media on your iPhone’s camera roll with iTunes songs. You can also add...

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The Windows 8.1 Smart Search expands on the Windows 8 search feature by digging results across a variety of sources, including your PC or tablet, your apps, your SkyDrive cloud storage, and the Web.... Results are also grouped together, making them more easily accessible than they are in Windows 8.

"Now, with a single campaign setup, advertisers can connect with consumers across Bing, Ya...

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The update brings a new interface for posting content. The post options appear as colorful icons designed to make it easier to post items with a single click.

You have access to a variety of... one-click posting tools including: video, chats, links, quotes, photos and text.

The new method is quicker than the previous method of posting which required you to hit Tumblr's compose bu...

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For example, search engine marketers spent more on advertising in Q1 to run ads on smartphone and tablet devices, says digital marketing agency IgnitionOne, which compiled the report. Spending on both... devices rose nearly equal amounts, with tablets up 112% and smartphones up 113% from last year. That growth came at the expense of money spent on trying to reach desktop users.

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The show features several tech investors including Mark Cuban, billionaire owner of the Dallas Mavericks NBA team. Cuban made his initial fortune selling his video site, Broadcast.com, to Yahoo for... $5.7 billion back in 1999 and has since invested in and started a number of other high tech ventures. 

Entrepreneurs invited to participate on Shark Tank typically pitch their products in...