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Yahoo's latest email change a complete disaster

walterbyrd (182728) writes | about 10 months ago

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walterbyrd (182728) writes "WTF is the matter with all these "change for the sake of change" thinkers? Even Linux is not exempt.

Yahoo's new email — second time within a year — completely sucks. Worst of all, for me, yahoo just deleted tons of my contact information. Stuff like birthdays, home addresses, work

I am not the only one unhappy about this. Lots of attention in the media.

Petition: "Yahoo: Bring back the old version of Yahoo Mail!" has over 25,000 signitures so far.
http://www.change.org/petitions/yahoo-bring-back-the-old-version-of-yahoo-mail

Anger explodes at Yahoo Mail redesign disaster: Key functions removed or broken
http://www.zdnet.com/anger-explodes-at-yahoo-mail-redesign-disaster-key-functions-removed-or-broken-7000021911/#postComment

Furor Over Yahoo Mail Changes
http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/16/furor-over-yahoo-mail-changes/?smid=fb-share

Marissa Mayer Sparks Outrage From Longtime Yahoo Mail Customers
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/16/yahoo-mail-change_n_4107257.html

Yahoo Mail users furious over Marissa Mayer's redesign that wiped away key features and left interface looking like a 'Gmail knock-off' (except useless)
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2460096/Yahoo-Mail-users-furious-Marissa-Mayer-led-redesign-wiped-away-features-left-interface-looking-like-Gmail-knockoff.html

Yahoo Mail redesign plagued with bugs
http://www.cnet.com.au/yahoo-mail-redesign-plagued-with-bugs-339345681.htm"

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