Yahoo Mail - features unavailable in Europe  


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    Yahoo Mail - features unavailable in Europe


    This is new. Just appeared today....

    Yahoo Mail - features unavailable in Europe-yahoo-mail-some-features-temporarily-unavailable.png

    Just a cryptic note that "some features are temporarily unavailable" in Europe, but with no explanation of what features they may be. Anyone know?

    Apparently a similar note (and similarly uninformative) appeared in Facebook last December.

    Facebook is temporarily disabling some Messenger and Instagram features in Europe - The Verge
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    This may go some way to explaining it....

    BBC News said:
    The ePrivacy directive is designed to limit what companies can do with your messages and the metadata - such as when they were sent - attached to them...

    ...Email services are not allowed to scan messages to show - for example - personalised advertisements without permission from the account holder.
    Facebook and Instagram disable features in Europe - BBC News
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