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Yahoo is introducing new AI tools for Yahoo Mail that are aimed at helping users save time and money, the company announced on Monday. The rollout includes upgrades to several…

Yahoo Mail introduces new AI-powered capabilities, including a ‘Shopping Saver’ tool

When it comes to online calendars and calendar apps, services like Google Calendar and Outlook from Microsoft rule the roost with hundreds of millions of users globally. Now another company…

Yahoo has built a new calendar app called Day, with the co-founder of Sunrise consulting on the design

As a cell phone plan, Yahoo Mobile seems pretty straightforward — there’s just one pricing tier, where you pay $39.99 per month for unlimited calls, data and mobile hotspot usage.…

Yahoo Mobile is a $39.99 unlimited phone and data plan

Yahoo Mail is getting a mobile update, with new versions of the iOS and Android app launching today. Many of you probably haven’t tried out Yahoo Mail in years, but…

The latest version of Yahoo Mail helps users find attachments and deals

While many are on the lookout for a new, big revamp of Gmail, its smaller competitor Yahoo Mail today jumped in first with its own set of updates, covering both…

Yahoo Mail launches new wave of updates with faster loads, photo themes, RSVPs, improved OOO

Following its Verizon acquisition, Yahoo today is rolling out a revamped and rebuilt Mail application for its 225 million monthly active users. The update includes a new design, feature set,…

Yahoo Mail rolls out a rebuilt, redesigned service, including a new ad-free option

As part of the new corporate merger of Yahoo and Aol under the Oath brand, it looks like Yahoo accounts will no longer be accessible through AT&T email addresses (or…

Update: As Yahoo’s partnership with AT&T unwinds, users need to switch email addresses

Yahoo may be a troubled company, with its multiple data breaches, SEC investigation, and delayed acquisition* proceedings, but its Yahoo Mail product still has 225 million monthly active users. Today,…

Yahoo Mail’s mobile app now does Caller ID, syncs photos

Yahoo has today reversed its decision to prevent Yahoo Mail users from being able to automatically forward their emails to another address – a key feature that makes leaving one email service…

Yahoo turns automatic email forwarding back on, claiming “upgrades” required it to be disabled

Following news of its large-scale data breach affecting 500 million account holders, Yahoo today rolled out a change to its Yahoo Account settings screen that will better alert users to…

Yahoo adds security event tracking to its Account Info page, but still no “delete” button

In October, Yahoo introduced a brand-new version of its email app designed for the way people access their inbox on mobile devices, which included things like swipe gestures, easier access…

Yahoo’s Email App Improves With Customizable Swipes, Attachments Search And More

If you’re a real fan of the newly redesigned Yahoo Mail, but also use Gmail, today is your day. Seriously, throw a damn party. The Yahoo Mail team announced that…

Yo Dawg, I Heard You Like Yahoo Mail So We Put Gmail In Your Yahoo Mail

Yahoo Mail’s smart “contact cards” have been updated today to include support for Twitter and LinkedIn information. Through Yahoo’s partnerships with these two social services, the contact cards, which appear…

Yahoo Mail’s Contact Cards Get More Rapportive-Like With LinkedIn And Twitter Integrations

Why Is Yahoo Still So Bad At The Basics?

6:00 am PST • December 20, 2014

I’m reluctant to cite what I’m about to cite. It’s scathing. It’s scurrilous. It’s caustic criticism that seems often overblown and, in some cases, deliberately devoid of context. It’s the…

Why Is Yahoo Still So Bad At The Basics?

Normally a report of a web services outage goes like this: web service goes down, reporter writes post, hits publish, web service comes right back up. But that doesn’t appear…

Trouble At Yahoo: Partial Webmail Outage Continues, While Surprise Small Business Website Shutdowns Anger Customers

Yahoo Mail has been experiencing a major bug following its revamp earlier this week. According to a number of reports, the service has been automatically forwarding emails to users’ “alternate,” external email…

Following Its Revamp, Yahoo Email Forwarding Bug Leaves Users’ Inboxes Empty

Yahoo Mail users were surprised today by an upgrade that never went through, blocking them from accessing their inbox. Hundreds of users have taken to Yahoo Answers to try to…

Welcome To The New And Improved Yahoo Mail. And It’s Crashing.

Earlier this month Yahoo! became officially DMARC compliant. That’s supposed to mean your Yahoo! email inbox should be heavily armoured against phishing attacks and spam. The Domain-Based Message Authentication consortium…

Spam Surge For Some Suggests Something Odd May Be Happening To Yahoo! Mail

YouSendIt, the file transfer and business content collaboration service, has been trucking along of late, in spite of competition from plucky upstarts like Box. The startup has 98 percent of…

YouSendIt Now Lets Yahoo Mail’s 310M+ Users Easily Share Big Files

Yahoo Mail just announced its first redesign in five years and it took the tech community 20 hours to notice. Meanwhile Aol Mail went down last week without making a sound.…

Arguably a little late to the party, Yahoo! today announced the release of their very first Android apps for Messenger and Mail, a Yahoo! search widget for your home screen…

Yahoo Not Pleased With Google Buzz's Buzz

12:18 pm PST • February 9, 2010

Google officially unveiled Buzz, their major step into social statuses through Gmail today at an event held at 10 AM PT. Within the hour, Yahoo PR was set in motion…

Yahoo Mail Suffers Outage

7:28 am PDT • October 26, 2009

It appears that Yahoo Mail is suffering from an outage. Complaints from Yahoo Mail users are all over Twitter. It’s unclear how extensive the outage is and what is causing…

We’ve been covering the new web email project MySpace has been working on in stealth mode for the past several month. Now it’s ready to begin a quiet rollout today,…

Yahoo is introducing a slew of new applications that aim to complement its free webmail service today. Since December last year, Yahoo features a number of third-party applications inside Yahoo…

It’s 2009. Storage is so cheap that Email providers like Yahoo are literally giving you as much space as you want. Yet we still have to deal with archaic policies…

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New Yahoo! Mail Adds Text Messaging Feature

1:28 pm PDT • August 27, 2007

Before Gmail came along, I used an innovative e-mail service called Oddpost which, back in 2002 when it was released, was one of the coolest applications of JavaScript this side of…