Online chat rooms created by the company itself are still in service and use.Major brand name advertisers such as Pepsi Co Inc., Georgia-Pacific Corp., State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co., Countrywide Mortgage and T-Mobile withdrew ads placed on Yahoo!Beginning in 2006, Yahoo made known its intention to provide a web interface for Yahoo! Mail integrated much of the rudimentary features of Messenger beginning in 2007, Yahoo did not succeed initially in integrating archival of chat conversations into Mail.Messenger, culminating in the Gmail-like web archival and indexing of chat conversations through Yahoo! Instead, a separate Adobe Flex-based web messenger was released in 2007 with archival of conversations which take place inside the web messenger itself.MSN in its earliest versions of chat had monitors watch activity on its servers, but it was abandoned. The text of this article has been released into the public domain.
Oldest version for which customer care support is available: 8.0 (as of April 2, 2007) Oldest version that can log in (has not reached end of life): 8.0 (as of September 30, 2009) The last public version of Yahoo!
In 2011, Messenger 11 Beta began to archive past messages on an online server which is accessible through the client.
(NASDAQ: YHOO) closed all of its user-created chat rooms due to controversy over sexually explicit channels aimed at minors.
Here are three funny stories from the Yahoo chat protocol.
But they had a good run, operating for a decade and a half, an Internet eternity.