Email Addresses

  • Gmail, Yahoo make phone number mandatory for new email IDs August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: World's most popular free email providers Gmail and Yahoo have made telephone number mandatory for creation of new email addresses in a bid to check spam. Any person wishing to create a new email ID needs to provide a telephone number which Gmail and Yahoo use for verification. Google...
  • Yahoo accepting requests for inactive email IDs July 16, 2013

    San Francisco: Yahoo is allowing people to place claims on inactive email addresses that are being given a second life. The opportunity to request the identifications began Monday and will extend through August 7. Up to five different names can be submitted at http://wishlist.yahoo.com . Yahoo Inc. says a substantial number of...
  • Facebook changes users' email addresses June 26, 2012

    California: Facebook has changed your email address. At least that's how many felt after a quiet but vast change in the way the company displays users' contact information. Facebook replaced the email address users chose when they signed up and changed it to a facebook.com address. The Facebook email accounts allow...
  • Mumbai terror attack: Investigations day 2 November 25, 2010

    Mumbai: The worst terror attack in the nation's history has shocked the Indian establishment. However, what baffled the investigators even more was the email sent by a completely unknown group called the Deccan Mujahideen. The email ID was created in Russian website - 'www.yandex.ru'. IP address traced indicate that the account was...