It's Christmas, it's Shopping Season, and to bring on the right spirit, Yahoo is spamming it's former and existing customers. Great move! Not!
I once did the mistake of purchasing a ringtone for my phone from the uk.mobile.yahoo.com site. I know I shouldn't have bothered (as using LogoManager and even free Nokia software can achieve the same and better results), but still - Yahoo keeps penalizing me by sending approximately monthly spam-text messages on my phone. There's no opt-out (and I certainly never opted in).
From +491721489059:Not even a particularly readable sender's address (and from a German mobile number?
Festive fun every day 'til Xmas! Txt ADVENT to 87077 for Nokia tunes, logos & jokes - 1 per day. Loads more fun at Yahoo! POBox3650W45WQ 25p/day 16+
All weird, and very annoying. You can do better than living off SMS-spam, Yahoo?
Anders Jacobsen |
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