Once upon a time, there was no high-speed Internet, the mention of the word apple still conjured up images of a fruit, the forward-thinking Xerox-“STD” stores charged one rate for domestic email and another for international email, Pagerank was still in “What the eff is that? It was your browser home-page, the post-box where you got your email (there were so few that you even read the spam) and the search box where you typed in “Cindy Crawford sexy pictures”. were Shammi Kapoor fans, but since there was no Wikipedia then, we could never confirm if this was true. It was around this time that many started discovering this other Yahoo! Rule number 3 was that one could use Salman Khan’s picture as your own only when chatting in UK and US rooms.” phase, intellectuals did not have the luxury of appearing erudite by reading Wikipedia just-in-time-for-an-argument, and research was still done in libraries—you know the ones where they keep hard-copy ebooks. Sure, some people used Hotmail too, perhaps under the mistaken impression that the mail you would get there would be of the hot type, but still Yahoo ! And rule number 1 was that any female-sounding id who initiated chat contact with a male id was either as a bot or a jealous girl-friend under another name trying to validate her man’s honesty or, this was most common, a man.
, as clients such as pepsi and state farm pulled their advertising due to the issue.
state farm spokesman phil supple said, “we were thoroughly appalled when we were told that our ads were appearing on those sites.
For some reason I could rarely fathom, a large number of men would chat as women in Yahoo !
Perhaps they wanted to experience the sensation of being wanted, a sensation many used to a life of lonely desperation never quite experienced.
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The "secrets" were a brief list of censorship orders he sent from a Yahoo! denied knowing the true nature of the case against Shi Tao. Holdings (Hong Kong) was investigated by Hong Kong's Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data.While MSN & Yahoo were both exceedingly popular in the past, social networking has evolved and people want more from sex chat apps these days.Simply put, they’re missing a blend of popular features that newer chat platforms bring to the table.'s immediate revenue needs, according to some former employees in Yahoo! Unlike Google or Microsoft, which generally keep confidential records of its users outside mainland China, Yahoo!stated that the company cannot protect the privacy and confidentiality of its mainland Chinese customers from the authorities. made a surprise move last week and shut down its user-created chatrooms.