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Yahoo made a notice that, starting in June 2013, Mail Classic and other old versions of Yahoo Mail will be shut down. Archived from on March 16, 2010. Archived from on December 24, 2007. Yahoo Mash beta was another social service closed after one year of operation prior to leaving beta status. There are also levels with point thresholds , which give more site access. This took place on Monday, June 19, 2017.
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