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RocketMail
ROCKETMAIL was one of the first major, free webmail services. The service was originally a product of Four11 Corporation . For a brief time, RocketMail
RocketMail
battled with Hotmail for the number-one spot among free webmail services. Four11, including RocketMail, was acquired by Yahoo! in 1997 for $92 million. Yahoo! assimilated the RocketMail engine. Yahoo! Mail was essentially the old RocketMail
RocketMail
Webmail system. At the time of the transition, RocketMail
RocketMail
users could either choose a Yahoo! ID, since they were not guaranteed the availability of their RocketMail
RocketMail
ID on Yahoo!, or could use username.RM as their Yahoo! ID. Thus, they were able to keep their rocketmail.com address and receive the same services as all Yahoo! users
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Yahoo! Developer Network
YAHOO! is a web services provider, wholly owned by Verizon Communications through Oath Inc.
Oath Inc.
and headquartered in Sunnyvale, California . The original Yahoo!
Yahoo!
company was founded by Jerry Yang
Jerry Yang
and David Filo in January 1994 and was incorporated on March 2, 1995. Yahoo was one of the pioneers of the early Internet era in the 1990s. Marissa Mayer , a former Google
Google
executive, served as CEO and President of Yahoo until June 2017. It was globally known for its Web portal , search engine Yahoo! Search , and related services, including Yahoo! Directory , Yahoo! Mail , Yahoo! News , Yahoo! Finance , Yahoo! Groups , Yahoo! Answers , advertising , online mapping , video sharing , fantasy sports, and its social media website
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Yahoo! Search BOSS
YAHOO SEARCH BOSS (Build your Own Search Service) was a Yahoo! Developer Network initiative to provide an open search web services platform. Yahoo discontinued BOSS JSON
JSON
Search API, BOSS Placefinder API, BOSS Placespotter API and as well BOSS Hosted Search, on March 31, 2016. Yahoo BOSS is succeeded by Yahoo Partner Ads (YPA). CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 BOSS API * 3 BOSS Hosted Search * 4 Usage * 5 See also * 6 References HISTORYIn 2012, Yahoo expanded their Yahoo Search BOSS platform to provide additional services such as BOSS Hosted Search to enable any website owner to embed Yahoo web search experience free on their site. BOSS APIThe main goal and idea of BOSS was to give users, in its case developers, access to the Yahoo Search index for a small fee. The results could be supplied into the developer's website or program so that they could manipulate the resources according to their product's requirements
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Yahoo! Query Language
YAHOO! QUERY LANGUAGE (YQL) is an SQL -like query language created by Yahoo!
Yahoo!
as part of their Developer Network . YQL is designed to retrieve and manipulate data from APIs through a single Web interface, thus allowing mashups that enable developers to create their own applications. Initially launched in October 2008 with access to Yahoo APIs, February 2009 saw the addition of open data tables from third parties such as Google Reader , the Guardian , and The New York Times
The New York Times
. Some of these APIs still require an API key to access them. On April 29 of 2009, Yahoo introduced the capability to execute the tables of data built through YQL using JavaScript
JavaScript
run on the company's servers for free. CONTENTS * 1 Rate Limits * 2 See also * 3 References * 4 External links RATE LIMITSUse of the YQL should not exceed reasonable request volume
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YUI Library
THE YAHOO! USER INTERFACE LIBRARY (YUI) is a discontinued open-source JavaScript
JavaScript
library for building richly interactive web applications using techniques such as Ajax , DHTML , and DOM scripting. YUI includes several core CSS resources. It is available under a BSD License . Development on YUI began in 2005 and Yahoo!
Yahoo!
properties such as My Yahoo!
Yahoo!
and the Yahoo!
Yahoo!
front page began using YUI in the summer of that year. YUI was released for public use in February 2006. It was actively developed by a core team of Yahoo!
Yahoo!
engineers. In September 2009, Yahoo!
Yahoo!
released YUI 3, a new version of YUI rebuilt from the ground up to modernize the library and incorporate lessons learned from YUI 2
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Yahoo! Smart TV
YAHOO! SMART TV (formerly YAHOO! CONNECTED TV) is a Smart TV
Smart TV
platform developed by Yahoo!
Yahoo!
based upon the Yahoo!
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Yahoo! Messenger Version History
The following is a history of all versions of Yahoo! Messenger on all platforms by Yahoo!
Yahoo!
, Inc. CONTENTS * 1 Windows * 2 macOS * 3 Other versions * 3.1 Unix/Linux * 3.2 Yahoo! Messenger for Vista * 3.3 Yahoo!
Yahoo!
Web Messenger and Yahoo!
Yahoo!
Mail integration * 4 References WINDOWSThere are many versions between those listed here and prior to last version listed here. These are "major releases". See one of several sites listed in external links to find other, older versions of the product
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Yahoo! Answers
YAHOO! ANSWERS is a community-driven question-and-answer (Q&A) website or a knowledge market from Yahoo!
Yahoo!
, that allows users to both submit questions to be answered and answer questions asked by other users. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Site operation * 3 Level table * 4 Badges * 4.1 Top Contributor * 4.2 Staff * 4.3 Official * 4.4 Knowledge Partners * 5 Academic studies * 6 Quality of answers * 7 Promotions and events * 7.1 Yamster * 7.2 Special
Special
guests * 8 Site statistics * 9 In popular media * 10 See also * 11 References * 12 Further reading * 13 External links HISTORYThe website Yahoo!
Yahoo!
was officially incorporated on March 2, 1995, and was created by Jerry Yang
Jerry Yang
and David Filo
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Yahoo! Groups
YAHOO! GROUPS is one of the world’s largest collections of online discussion boards . The term Groups refers to Internet
Internet
communication which is a hybrid between an electronic mailing list and a threaded Internet forum , in other words, Group messages can be read and posted by e-mail or on the Group's webpage like a web forum. In addition, members can choose whether to receive individual, daily digest or Special Delivery e-mails, or simply read Group posts on the Group's Web site. Groups can be created with public or member-only access. Some Groups are simply announcement bulletin boards, to which only the Group moderators can post, while others are discussion forums. It is not necessary to register with Yahoo!
Yahoo!
in order to participate in Yahoo!
Yahoo!
Groups
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Rivals.com
RIVALS.COM is a network of websites that focus mainly on college football and basketball recruiting in the United States. The network was started in 1998 and currently employs more than 300 personnel. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Schools * 3 References * 4 External links HISTORY Rivals.com was founded in 1998 by Jim Heckman in Seattle, Washington, with a cadre of outside investors. Heckman was once the son-in-law of Don James , the former head football coach at the University of Washington, where Heckman attended school and was later involved in a recruiting scandal. Initial deriving revenue solely from advertising, Rivals.com later employed a subscription fee of $10.00 per month to users for access to the latest recruiting news and to participate in various message boards dedicated to schools covered by the network. Rivals was funded by money from venture capital firms including the venture funds of Fox and Intel
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Yahoo! Messenger
YAHOO! MESSENGER (sometimes abbreviated Y!M) is an advertisement -supported instant messaging client and associated protocol provided by Yahoo!
Yahoo!
. Yahoo Messenger is provided free of charge and can be downloaded and used with a generic "Yahoo ID" which also allows access to other Yahoo!
Yahoo!
services, such as Yahoo!
Yahoo!
Mail , where users can be automatically notified when they receive new email. Yahoo!
Yahoo!
also offers PC-to-PC, PC-to-Phone and Phone-to-PC service, file transfers, webcam hosting, text messaging service, and chat rooms in various categories. Yahoo!
Yahoo!
Messenger was originally launched under the name Yahoo!
Yahoo!
Pager on March 9, 1998
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Oath Inc.
OATH INC. (also officially dubbed VERIZON DIGITAL NETWORK) is an American company that is a subsidiary of Verizon Communications
Verizon Communications
' Media and Telematics division, that will serve as the parent company of its content sub-divisions AOL and Yahoo!
Yahoo!
. Oath announced its acquisition of AOL in May 2015, and announced its deal to purchase Yahoo!'s operating business in July 2016. The remainder of Yahoo became Altaba, Inc on June 16, following the departure of Yahoo CEO, Marissa Mayer . AOL and Yahoo will maintain their respective brands following the completion of the transaction. The Oath name is meant to convey the parent company's commitment to the media business
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Verizon Communications
VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS, INC. ( listen (help ·info )) (/vəˈraɪzən/ və-RY-zən ) (simply known as VERIZON, stylized as VERIZON), is an American multinational telecommunications conglomerate and the largest U.S. wireless communications service provider as of September 2014 , and a corporate component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average . The company is based at 1095 Avenue of the Americas in Midtown Manhattan , New York City
New York City
, but is incorporated in Delaware
Delaware
. What eventually became Verizon was founded as BELL ATLANTIC, which was one of the seven Baby Bells that were formed after AT&T Corporation was forced to relinquish its control of the Bell System by order of the Justice Department of the United States
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Jerry Yang
JERRY CHIH-YUAN YANG (traditional Chinese : 楊致遠; simplified Chinese : 杨致远; pinyin : Yáng Zhìyuǎn; Pe̍h-ōe-jī
Pe̍h-ōe-jī
: iông tì oán; born November 6, 1968 in Taipei
Taipei
, Taiwan
Taiwan
) is an American Internet
Internet
entrepreneur and programmer . He is the co-founder and former CEO of Yahoo!
Yahoo!
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Altaba
ALTABA is an investment company based in New York City
New York City
, that resulted from Verizon
Verizon
's acquisition of Yahoo!
Yahoo!
Inc\'s internet business . The company that remained after the purchase changed its name to Altaba Inc. on June 16, 2017. Verizon
Verizon
completed its acquisition on June 13, 2017 and put the assets under a new subsidiary, Oath . The only 'Yahoo!' branded interest in the hands of Altaba is its stake in the joint venture Yahoo!
Yahoo!
Japan . CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Assets * 3 References * 4 External links HISTORYOn June 16, 2017, the company that remained after Verizon Communications purchased the internet businesses of Yahoo!
Yahoo!
Inc. was renamed ALTABA INC
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Yahoo! Japan
YAHOO! JAPAN CORPORATION (ヤフー株式会社, Yafū Kabushiki-gaisha) is a Japanes