Yahoo TV / Yahoo View

Yahoo TV and Yahoo View are comprehensive television resources that supplies TV content, schedules, special features, and more. You do not need to be signed into the Yahoo Network to access television information, but to take advantage of certain areas of Yahoo TV or Yahoo View, or to provide content, you must be signed into the Yahoo Network.

Information Collection, Use, and Disclosure Practices

  • Yahoo collects information about your activity on our services such as title queries, watch history and page views for product improvements, research and analysis, and to help provide you a more personalized experience.
  • Comments
    • When signed into the Yahoo Network you may comment on user reviews. When you comment, your profile is linked to that content and your display name and profile photo are visible to other users.
    • You must be a logged-in, registered Yahoo user to post a comment.
    • Comments you post will be displayed publicly along with your Yahoo ID or chosen nickname and profile picture or avatar.
    • You may also delete a comment you have posted by selecting the ‘delete’ option next to the comment you wish to remove.
    • Your comments are visible to you on the “My Comments” tab next to the commenting streams.
  • Email
    • You must be a logged-in, registered Yahoo user to use the Email option.
    • You must enter your friends email address(es).
    • You have the option of entering a personal message that may include personally identifiable information.
    • Your email address will be visible to the recipient.
    • Yahoo does not use the names or email addresses from this service for any marketing purposes.
  • You may choose to post other content on Yahoo TV, including ratings and reviews.
    • You will have the option of selecting a display name that will be associated with the content you provide on Yahoo TV. This display name will be displayed publicly in association with your content.
    • Yahoo TV is offered in connection with Zap2It. Zap2It may collect and share information as necessary to fulfill your requests for information.
    • In order to receive TV listings in your area, you may be asked to provide your zip code, television service provider, and other information.
    • Please read the Zap2It privacy policy in order to learn how they use your information.
    • Yahoo TV features may link to third party sites. The information you provide on a third party site is subject to the third party’s privacy policy.

Your Friend's Activity

  • Yahoo Activity allows you and your friends to automatically share activity on Yahoo, including games you play, videos you watch, articles you read, and more.
    • When you opt-in to Yahoo Activity, you will see your friends’ shared activity on Yahoo TV and other Yahoo sites.
    • When you opt-in to Yahoo Activity and turn Social “On”, Yahoo will automatically share links to your Yahoo activity to your friends on Facebook and to your Facebook friends on Yahoo.
    • You can turn off automatic sharing by clicking on the “Social” drop-down menu on Yahoo activity pages. You can also remove individual articles you’ve shared by clicking on the “Your Activity” drop-down menu from the pages where you see the Activity ‘bar’.
    • Please read our FAQ to learn more or visit Yahoo Help if you have more questions.


This page describes current Yahoo practices with respect to this particular service. This information may change as Yahoo revises this service by adding or removing features or using different service providers. To find out how Yahoo treats your personal information, please visit our Privacy Policy.

Yahoo Privacy

To find out how Yahoo treats your personal information, please visit our Privacy Policy. This page describes current Yahoo practices with respect to this product or topic. Information on this page may change as Yahoo adds or removes features.

Personalized Experience

By bringing content and advertising to you that is relevant and tailored to your interests, Yahoo provides a more compelling online experience. Update your content or search preferences, manage your advertising choices, or learn more about relevant advertising.

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