Currently, users of Google’s Yahoo Mail rival, Gmail, can attach up to 25MB to their messages. By effectively quadrupling that figure through Dropio’s app, Yahoo Mail has another compelling feature to communicate to users. Incorporating the Dropio technology marks an improvement for Yahoo.
officials weigh their legal options against WikiLeaks. A State Department representative told CNET that Assange could be in legal jeopardy for disclosing classified information because he is «not a journalist.» The action comes as U.S.
impact funds held $234 billion at the end of 2021, according to research firm Morningstar Inc, up from $127 billion a year earlier and $88 billion at the end of 2019. Assets fell to $222 billion at the end of March, driven by market declines despite positive inflows.
Earlier today, the group hit the MasterCard site with a distributed denial-of-service attack for the same reason, and it took down PayPal over the weekend. The MasterCard site was back up this afternoon.
Dubbed Attach Large Files, Dropio’s application will allow Yahoo Mail users to send attachments up to 100 MB in size. Social-storage service Dropio on Thursday announced a partnership with Yahoo Mail to deliver a default application for the e-mail program’s users.
‘We’ve partnered with a charity-owned not-for-profit called Fair For You, an ethical lending provider, and they are assessing people who are struggling to make ends meet — as you said, there’s plenty of those around at the moment.
So far about $80 million of the fund has been deployed to investments like the development of fitness franchises in poorer communities, and to back a Black-owned real estate firm’s 292-unit rental community to be built in Farmingville, New York, BlackRock said.
Dropio was quick to point out that the app it created for Yahoo was based on its open application-programming interface. It hopes that the Yahoo Mail feature will be used as a proof of concept for other developers to find unique ways to use its API.
When Yahoo Mail users log on to their accounts, they will now see Dropio’s Attach Large Files listing included in the Applications drop-down box, which also features apps from Evite, Flickr, and PayPal, among others. When they click on Dropio’s application, they can immediately start sending large files through their e-mail accounts.
On Friday, the International Organization for Standardization gave the thumbs up for the new code, bowing to pressure from New York politicians and gun-control groups who said that it is an essential early-warning tool to flagging suspicious gun buys.
The group known as 4Chan had taken responsibility on Tuesday for using a denial-of-service attack to shut down the sites for Swiss bank PostFinance and lawyers in Sweden prosecuting sex allegations against WikiLeaks front man Julian Assange. Anonymous was not the only group taking action in support of WikiLeaks.
The Dropio application isn’t available through Yahoo Mail’s e-mail composition form. Once they choose all those files, they can then upload them and compose an e-mail message. Only when the user clicks on the «Attach Large Files» option will they be brought to a page allowing them to select files from their computer. The message contains a note at the bottom saying the attachment technology is «powered by Dropio.»
The company is taking steps to restore the site to full operations within the next few hours.» On Wednesday evening, the site again appeared accessible. «Visa’s corporate Web site—Visa.com—is currently experiencing heavier than normal traffic. Asked for comment, Visa said in a statement today that its network that handles transaction processing was functioning normally but that its Web site was down.
«We will fire at anything or anyone that tries to censor WikiLeaks, including multibillion-dollar companies such as PayPal,» the statement said. «Twitter, you’re next for censoring #WikiLeaks discussion. The major shitstorm has begun.» Twitter itself could be the next target, according to a statement circulating online attributed to Anonymous and published by the Guardian UK.
operations in Afghanistan and Iraq earlier in the year. That release followed posting of cables related to the U.S. diplomatic cables to the Web last month, embarrassing officials and incurring the wrath of foreign leaders. WikiLeaks has come under attack since it posted its latest release of some of 250,000 confidential U.S.
President Joe Biden has called for Congress to pass an assault weapons ban as well as $37 billion for crime prevention programs, with $13 billion to hire and train an additional 100,000 police officers over the next five years.