Yahoo Mail suspends automatic mail forwarding as privacy controversies swirl

In what can only be called awfully suspicious timing, Yahoo has turned off automatic email forwarding — a crucial feature when changing email accounts — for Yahoo Mail users. Anyone who has already enabled the feature is not affected, but others cannot activate it.

On its help pages, Yahoo says mail forwarding is currently under development. “While we work to improve it, we’ve temporarily disabled the ability to turn on Mail Forwarding for new forwarding addresses,” the help page says.

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from InfoWorld Cloud Computing