Daum Kakao, the newly merged Korean entity behind Kakao Talk, has introduced a new end-to-end encryption feature on the chat following controversy around user data in recent months.

Chat App Kakao Talk Begins Offering Opt-In Encryption Following Recent Privacy Storm

Kakao and Daum announced today that they will merge through an equity swap, creating a company with a 3.4 trillion won (about $2.9 billion) market capitalization. Kakao and Daum stand…

Kakao And Daum To Merge, Creating One Of South Korea’s Largest Internet Companies

Lycos, the ill-fated operator of a search engine, Web portal and whatnot originally established in 1994 (!) has a new owner – once again. India-based digital marketing solutions company Ybrant…

Lycos Is Still Around – Sold By Daum To Ybrant In $36 Million Deal