Yahoo has been struggling to boost revenue from ad sales in the face of stiff competition from Google and Facebook
The new Yahoo Mail app, which has been refreshed for iOS, Android and web today, will replace the password with a Yahoo Account Key which will work in tandem with your mobile.
The new app is close to what the browser-based version of Yahoo Mail offers.
LiveText will let users send live video messages (no audio) to each other.
Yahoo’s second-quarter earnings report saw a $22 million loss driving by soaring ad commission paid to its partners,
Yahoo LiveText app is currently available only in the Hong Kong iTunes App Store.
Shopping is the biggest growth driver for mobile apps in Asia followed by news and productivity apps.
Yahoo’s mobile app developer event in New Delhi on June 24 and Bangalore on June 26.
Contact cards on Yahoo Mail provides the most vital information at a glance.
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The round values Snapchat at about $10 billion and it was not clear how much Yahoo plans to invest in the hugely popular application.
Yahoo is in line to make $8.3 billion to $9.5 billion from Alibaba’s initial public offering.
Yahoo challenged US govt on constitutional grounds, saying surveillance program violated protections.
The new Yahoo Mail on Android comes with a couple of unique features.
“The user’s core daily habits have all gone mobile and this is our business,” says Yahoo’s Nitin Mathur.