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This is Amazon old website and books catalog in above photo. Now Amazon is one of the top online stores for anything and everything you could desire to shop online. Lets view our favorite websites at their initial stages.

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by on March 20th, 2011

Yahoo! Messenger 11 is about to pop out, I’ve just downloaded Yahoo Messenger 11 and it has changed a lot. Not just an update but a whole new experience and features. Yahoo Messenger 11 can integrate with Facebook chat now. High Quality video chat is an awesome experience. Send text messages to mobile phones from messenger for free and more. Messengers are going social.

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Yahoo Messenger 10 (YM 10) is available for download. You can direct download Yahoo Messenger from here. Features of Yahoo Messenger 10 include changing language easily, high-quality full screen video calls, new ways to sort your contacts in messenger, see your friends latest updates from Yahoo!, Flickr, Twitter and more with the new “Updates” view in messenger, Make free PC-to-PC calls and PC-to-phone calls. Standalone offline installers can be found via Yahoo’s YIMG portal as below:

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The official Flickr page for The White House uploaded photos from tech dinner which shows CEOs from major technology companies in the Silicon Valley having a toast with US President Barack Obama.

The executives present at the dinner were following:

  • Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter
  • John Hennessy, President of Stanford University
  • Art Levinson, Chairman and former CEO of Genentech
  • Carol Bartz, President and CEO of Yahoo!
  • John Chambers, CEO and Chairman of Cisco Systems
  • Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple
  • Eric Schmidt, Chairman of Google
  • Larry Ellison, CEO of Oracle
  • Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix
  • Steve Westly, Managing Partner and Founder of The Westly Group
  • Mark Zuckerberg, President and CEO of Facebook

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MultiYahoo! is a small tool that allows you to open multiple instances of Yahoo! Messenger. Now you can open as much windows / instances of Yahoo! Messengers as you want. Works with all Yahoo! Messenger versions. Log into Yahoo Messenger multiple accounts using single PC. This multiple messenger patch is useful for users with separate accounts for office and home. Tool is guaranteed spyware free.

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No wonder why McAfee is not popular. There are so many effective anti-virus programs out there, many of which are free. By considering decreased sales McAfee adopted a lame way to force people to use McAfee and to be in news. They went to Yahoo to make a deal about their search results. As a result Yahoo started displaying website information using McAfee SiteAdvisor which alerts you if the any website has got suspicious or infected files.

Now! we all know there are tweak tools which are detected by antivirus programs as a threat but those are not. Antivirus programs give warning about those tools. So does McAfee. TechMynd was marked by Yahoo as site with 4 dangerous downloads and few other less dangerous files, 2 months ago (April 2010). We deleted all those files, even we deleted less suspicious files. After that we went to contact Yahoo and McAfee about the issue. Funny thing happened.

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Did you realize this? Youtube is now number 3 on Alexa’s top 500 sites on the web (taking Yahoo’s position. I applaud Youtube for it’s increasing popularity and how it impacts it’s users. But have you realized how Yahoo has been losing popularity over the years.  It came from being the number 1 mosted visited site on the web (according to Alexa) to being the number 4. Who would have thought Yahoo would have been beaten by a video sharing site! I was surely surprised.

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If you are annoyed by your yahoo buddies who play hide and seek sometimes then here are few Yahoo Invisible scanners and detectors which will enable you to scan which of your buddy is pretending to be invisible but is actually online.

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