Yahoo joined hands with arch rival Google to strengthen its foothold applications for Google's mobile operating system Android. Yahoo Messenger and Mail provides a home screen widget and HTML 5 compatibility for their email and news sites.
A worm is spreading via Yahoo Instant Messenger for the last few days that tricks people into downloading something what they think is a photo from a friend but in fact, it is a Malware. With tags like 'photo or 'photos' among with a smiley face icon, the malicious link shows a link which is similar to a photo viewing request from Facebook or MySpace.The malware sends out malicious links of the form https://[rogue_domain_name]/image.php to the entire contact list of any user logged into YM on the infected computer.
Yahoo messenger has been one of the most popular and feature-ful online chat clients the world has seen.
Yahoo has reportedly stopped developing any version of yahoo messenger for Windows Vista.
Instant Online Messengers are the best form of social networking service over internet.