01/08/2014, Back in October 2013, after a string of leaks by Edward Snowden pushed major internet companies to do more with regards to user privacy, Yahoo announced that it will add automatic encryption to Yahoo Mail by early 2014. This means that all emails will automatically be encrypted by the email service. The company has formally announced that it has delivered on its promise. It is now automatically encrypting all connections between […]
12/19/2013, Back in October Yahoo unveiled a major redesign of Yahoo Mail, its free email service that has over 100 million daily users. Tabs was a feature that was removed in the redesign, because according to the company, tabs confused the users who found them difficult to manage if multiple tabs were opened at any given point in time. So to make multitasking easier, Yahoo replaced them with a Recent view […]
12/15/2013, Last week quite a lot of Yahoo Mail users started complaining about issues when trying to access the service. Soon after that, the company confirmed that one of its Mail servers was acting up, and that the issue had proved to be much harder to fix than anticipated. Yahoo assured users that it had teams working on it round the clock to bring everything back up. The Mail issues seem […]
12/12/2013, Over the past few days a number of Yahoo Mail users have complained about not being able to access the email service. The company didn’t say anything, so it wasn’t known for sure exactly what was causing the problem. Yahoo has finally acknowledged that something is indeed wrong, and it apologizes for recent difficulties that users have been facing with Yahoo Mail. The company revealed that the downtime was caused by a […]
10/14/2013, Nearly a week ago, we reported that Yahoo has introduced a revamp of Yahoo Mail to celebrate its 16th birthday. I guess it is not all sweet sixteen as expected, since the major Yahoo Mail redesign resulted in key functions removed or broken. Needless to say, this has led to thousands of upset Yahoo Mail users who have informed the Internet giant that the recent redesign is a massive disaster, […]
10/08/2013, Yahoo is celebrating the 16th birthday of its Yahoo Mail web email platform by completely revamping it to offer a slew of new features for its users starting today. The new Yahoo Mail will begin to roll out today and will add a Conversations view that allows you to organize your emails within a singular thread. You’ll be also be able to collapse the left-side toolbar so you can focus […]
07/09/2013, Yahoo has officially announced today that its Mail app for Android now comes with Dropbox integration. The updated app will let users send files of any size from wherever they might be, on the go.
06/30/2013, Yahoo has made a few changes to its Mail and search services. Flickr has been integrated in Yahoo Mail. The search results now allow users to configure keyword alerts, they'll be notified when their topics show up in search.
06/12/2013, Yahoo will start resetting IDs that have been inactive for over one year from 15th July. New and existing users will be able to make a claim for IDs they have always wanted.
06/02/2013, Yahoo has announced today that it is now compulsory for all Yahoo Mail users to upgrade to the new interface. The new interface was launched late last year.
04/18/2013, Apple and Yahoo may be getting all comfortable with one another due to their iPhone partnership, but Yahoo is showing some love today to the iPad as it released two applications for the device today: Yahoo! Mail and Yahoo! Weather. The Yahoo Mail application has been optimized to take advantage of the iPad’s larger screen, which it already has a version of the application available on the iPhone and iPod Touch […]
12/11/2012, And the rumors were right. Announcing the good news on Yahoo’s blog, CEO Marissa Mayer says that Yahoo! Mail is now faster, easier, and available across Android, iOS, Windows 8, and the web. The newly redesigned Yahoo! Mail promises speed that allows users to get through their emails faster than before. The inbox is now more intuitive and easier to navigate, thanks to the new design that takes away visual distractions, […]
11/12/2012, Following the rumors that Yahoo is planning to launch a redesigned home page last week, AllThingsD is reporting that the Internet giant is working on a new Yahoo Mail. Insider sources told the publication that the new Yahoo Mail is cleaner and more Gmail-like, and that the end goal of the overhaul is to better compete with the most popular email service right now. The details of the rumor are […]
06/29/2012, It has been reported that some Yahoo Mail account users are seeing a surge in email SPAM. This is a relatively new development because although GMail remains the best player in town for SPAM filtering, Yahoo Mail wasn’t so bad – especially when compared to Hotmail. This is even more suprising if you take into account that Yahoo has been recently DMARC-certified (Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting & Conformance), which is a […]