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Yahoo Messenger introduces read receipts, typing indicators

Yahoo Messenger introduces read receipts, typing indicators

With "read receipts", a user can see if the message has been read or not and it will also show the similar results for group chats.

Jan 04, 2017, 15:01 PM IST
Yahoo Messenger rolls out new video sharing feature

Yahoo Messenger rolls out new video sharing feature

Yahoo on Tuesday announced a new feature of sharing videos on its instant messaging platform Yahoo Messenger.

 

Sep 20, 2016, 15:28 PM IST
Yahoo to terminate its old Messenger App on August 5

Yahoo to terminate its old Messenger App on August 5

So, after the decided date users still using the app will no longer be able to log in or send messages.

Jun 13, 2016, 19:15 PM IST
Yahoo Messenger gets update; now chat in Hindi

Yahoo Messenger gets update; now chat in Hindi

Yahoo Messenger will now support Hindi and five other non-English languages in order to help bridge the language gap and create personalised experiences for its users, tech giant Yahoo announced on Tuesday.

Apr 12, 2016, 17:24 PM IST
Yahoo Messenger rebuilt with eye to the future

Yahoo Messenger rebuilt with eye to the future

New Yahoo Messenger also lets people "mute" conversations to be spared from being bothered by notifications when they would rather focus their attention elsewhere.

Dec 03, 2015, 21:32 PM IST
Now, “unsend” messages and pictures on new Yahoo Messenger

Now, “unsend” messages and pictures on new Yahoo Messenger

It is the first complete remake of Yahoo Messenger since it was introduced 17 years ago and comes as smartphone lifestyles have led to a booming trend of firing off digital missives or photos at nearly any opportunity.

Dec 03, 2015, 19:58 PM IST
Yahoo launches 'silent' video texting app

Yahoo launches 'silent' video texting app

The next version of Yahoo Messenger app has been launched in the form of a unique video chat facility that promises to make you "feel like your friends are right there with you".

Jul 18, 2015, 14:31 PM IST

Yahoo admits taking additional security measures to encrypt data

Yahoo has reportedly revealed that it has taken additional security measures in order to protect the data it handles and is also planning to encrypt additional services like Yahoo Messenger.

Apr 03, 2014, 22:51 PM IST