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Yahoo closing down its Chat rooms w.e.f 14th December 2012

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by luccha, Dec 1, 2012.

  1. luccha

    luccha Regular Member

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  2. gloom

    gloom Regular Member

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    Finally, some dirty spammers nest goes down
     
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  3. cm00x

    cm00x Newbie

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    When if is unprofitable for them why not
     
  4. kill4

    kill4 Regular Member

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    Generation come and gone. Yahoo chat was the best back in the day. Rip!

    Sent from my LG-VM696 using Tapatalk 2
     
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    acotut Elite Member

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    They could've monetize it better in my opinion
     
  6. Berkeli

    Berkeli Regular Member

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    didn't even know it existed ahaha.. maybe coz i'm not a chat fan
     
  7. JimmyWong

    JimmyWong Registered Member

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    Yahoo Chat is old school. Sad days! :( Ruined by dirty spammers.

    They didn't change a thing about it since the 90's. I think they missed out on a goldmine there. Would've been a perfect platform to launch a social media type site pre-Facebook days.
     
  8. timothywcrane

    timothywcrane Power Member

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    My Mirc chat bot will be looking for a new job then. LOL. It will probably be lonely with no more bots to talk to. Yahoo has been a pain in the butt for a long time. There's nothing like having to reset your bot to another room manually because it has found another bot to get into a looped conversation with.
     
  9. luccha

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    I think Yahoo has madeup its mind to screw whatever they have. They ruined the Yahoo Mail and not they are closing down their popular services.