- News tagged "email"
Saturday, 24 Dec 2016
Yahoo users, it's time to change your passwords again. The beleaguered company just announced that over a billion account has been compromised in a breach that occurred in August 2013.
Wednesday, 9 Mar 2016
Ray Tomlinson, the American programmer widely credited as the inventor of email, has passed away at age 74.
Thursday, 11 Feb 2016
These new features are visual cues to the authenticity and level of encryption between the user and their e-mail recipient.
Wednesday, 24 Jun 2015
Everybody's had that one email they wished they'd never sent. Sadly, emails sent can't be cancelled. Until now that is.
Thursday, 23 Oct 2014
Remember in 2004 when Google revolutionized email with Gmail? Ten years later, it's trying to do it again with a new app called Inbox.
Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013
Yahoo is trying to get its employees to "eat its own dogfood". A leaked internal memo from Yahoo Senior Vice President of Communications Jeff Bonforte and Chief Information Officer Randy Roumillat shows them trying to convince 75 percent of their staff to switch to Yahoo Mail.
Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013
Yahoo has just announced that its stockpile of dormant usernames is ready to be released. Users who have successfully signed up for a dormant Yahoo username will be notified from today on.
Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013
As previously announced, Yahoo is freeing up Yahoo email IDs which have been inactive for at least 12 months. If there's a Yahoo email address you've always been pining for, head over to wishlist.yahoo.com. If you're first in line, Yahoo will email you a link to claim it in mid-August.
Thursday, 20 Jun 2013
Yahoo has just announced that inactive (for at least 12 months) Yahoo IDs will be freed up so that new or current users can sign up for the Yahoo ID they have their eye on.
Monday, 3 Jun 2013
Yahoo will be dropping its Mail Classic interface on 3 June. Once users have upgraded to the new interface, they will be presented with a new terms of service which includes automated content scanning and analyzing of your communications content. Hit the jump for more details.