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When Gmail Went Down, Yahoo Poked Fun On Twitter

From marketingland.com

Gmail was down briefly today, and Yahoo — which suffered its own and much longer-lasting email woes recently — still decided it was a good opportunity to have some fun, tweeting about the failure.
malek's comment, January 25, 2014 7:17 AM
Yahoo apologized and called it a "bad judgement"
Cendrine Marrouat - cendrinemarrouat.com's comment, January 25, 2014 7:24 AM
Is it even surprising? lol

This week in social media (December 9-13, 2013)

From socialmediaslant.com

Here is a quick roundup of some of the latest happenings in the social media world.
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Yahoo Mail Gets Multitasking With Keyboard Shortcuts To Help Your Productivity

From www.makeuseof.com

Yahoo Mail brings multitasking to the web email interface. Yahoo Mail will display three different types of activities you have performed in your inbox.
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Yahoo Mail’s Sweet 16 Is Sweet: A brand new view

From yahoo.tumblr.com

by Jeffrey Bonforte, SVP of Communication Products


Today is Yahoo Mail’s sweet 16, and to celebrate we’re making our Mail experience elegant and intuitive on desktop, iOS, and Android.
Cendrine Marrouat - cendrinemarrouat.com:

The new Yahoo mail looks exactly like Gmail... What do you think?

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Yahoo Adds ‘Not My Email’ Button For Users Getting Other People’s Emails

From www.webpronews.com

As previously reported, some Yahoo Mail users that took advantage of Yahoo's recycled email addresses offer have been getting emails intended for the previous account …
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Twitter rolls out threaded conversations

From www.examiner.com

Twitter announced on Wednesday a series of new updates for the iPhone and Android apps and Twitter.com.
Tweets belonging to the same conversation are now connec
Cendrine Marrouat - cendrinemarrouat.com: This is a mini-roundup. I have also included a quick note on Facebook, Yahoo, and YouTube.
Randi Thompson's curator insight, August 30, 2013 7:33 AM

Here we go!  Now Twitter has added threaded conversations. What do you think of that!

Yahoo is getting a new logo on September 5, but it’s keeping its infamous exclamation mark

From thenextweb.com

There's plenty of change happening at Yahoo under Marissa Mayer, but one thing is sure to remain the same...that darn exclamation mark.

Yahoo today unveiled the first in a series ...
Cendrine Marrouat - cendrinemarrouat.com:

I'm not a big fan of Yahoo. However, I don't think we can blame the company for trying to reinvent itself! 

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Yahoo continues acquisition spree, picks up social news company Rockmelt

From gigaom.com

Yahoo has acquired Rockmelt, the company that raised funding from top Silicon Valley investors to build a social browser for the web, but which had since pivoted to building social news apps intead.
Cendrine Marrouat - cendrinemarrouat.com:

Yahoo keeps growing. This time, they acquired Rockmelt.

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Remember AltaVista? Yahoo Pulls the Plug on the Once Popular Search Engine

From www.marketingpilgrim.com

If you're an early Internet denizen, then you probably remember typing your search query into AltaVista. The site went live in 1995. That's
Cendrine Marrouat - cendrinemarrouat.com:

AltaVista closed on July 8. 

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Yahoo recycles old user IDs with help from Facebook

From www.theverge.com

It's been just over a month since Yahoo announced its plan to reclaim abandoned usernames, and met with an immediate outcry over privacy concerns. What if you used your Yahoo email as a password...
Laura Brown's comment, July 19, 2013 4:18 AM
I've kept my old Yahoo ID active even though I don't use it for email and haven't for several years. It's not a big deal to login once in a while and delete all the junk mail.
Rein Hof's curator insight, July 19, 2013 1:36 PM

Ohh dear.. Dit klinkt als weer een nieuw schandaal.. Wie heeft nu toegang tot welke informatie? Dat je altijd moey nadenken en voorzichtig zijn is logisch. Deze zaken maakt het echter niet eenvoudiger.. 

Bonnie Cranmer's curator insight, July 22, 2013 8:08 AM

worth it to check in once in a while to maintain account... especially if it is your name!

Google adds new weather notifications for Canada, Yahoo! mobile iOS app updated

From www.examiner.com

Google announced on Monday that its Public Alerts page now displays warnings of sudden weather changes in Canada.
Launched in partnership with Public Safety Can
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Yahoo introduces redesigned home page

From www.examiner.com

Yahoo CEO Marissa Meyer announced on Wednesday the launch of the revamped Yahoo.com website.
The new landing page features a filterable newsfeed with infinite s
Cendrine Marrouat - cendrinemarrouat.com:

What do you think about the new Yahoo.com? 

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Social media news: Facebook, Google Plus, Twitter and Yahoo

From www.examiner.com

Here is a quick roundup of the latest happenings in the social media world.


Facebook
Yahoo! and Facebook are finally burying the hatchet.

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