Yahoo Mail Usernames, Passwords Stolen in Third-Party Database Breach


“We have no evidence that they were obtained directly from Yahoo’s systems,” Jay Rossiter, SVP, Platforms and Personalization Products said in a Tumblr post. “Our ongoing investigation shows that malicious computer software used the list of usernames and passwords to access Yahoo Mail accounts. The information sought in the attack seems to be names and […]

Woman Quits Engineering Job in GoDaddy Super Bowl Commercial to Pursue Puppet Business


During one of two GoDaddy Super Bowl commercials last night, a 36-year-old woman from New York quit her job as a machine engineer to pursue her puppet-making business full-time. Gwen Dean, owner of, started making puppets in 2008, but has worked as a machine engineer since graduating high school. Dean was selected to appear […]

BaseKit Raises $7.35M to Further Develop its Website Building Platform


BaseKit, a website building platform available to customers of Tsohost,Fasthosts, UK2, 123-Reg and other web hosts, has secured £4.5 million (about $7.35 million) in funding from the Angel CoFund, a government-backed investment fund in the UK. The investment announcement follows the recent launch of the new BaseKit website and the announcement of its 100th partner. According […]