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With over 260 million email accounts, Yahoo is apparently feeling a little pressure coming from people who have to find more or less weird address names because all the good ones are taken (BEd: Are you sure we're talking email addresses?). To partially resolve this issue Yahoo will make available two new domains names - ymail.com and rocketmail.com for those looking to register a new account. This move is also hoped to significantly increase the number of people using Yahoo's email service.

Both ymail and rocketmail will be selectable when signing up to an email account at mail.yahoo.com but keep in mind, Yahoo will introduce them later today.
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Sweet, maybe I can actually get my name @ymail .com
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step 1: register all the good names @ymail and @rocketmail

step 3: PROFIT!
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step 1: register all the good names @ymail and @rocketmail

step 3: PROFIT!
...um step 2?
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well here is the link to sign up for a new address, so far only @yahoo is available.

i will probably sign up for my name@ygmail.com and just have it forwarded to my gmail
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I like gmail better than yahoo, simply because there's no annoying front page on the account that has all these news articles and such. Also, you can have gmail running in something like Outlook or Thunderbird for free, while you need to pay yahoo to have the ability to download your messages.
    
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Rocketmail?! Wow, that's old school!!! I thought they just disappeared...guess Yahoo bought them out.
     
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...um step 2?
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step 1: register all the good names @ymail and @rocketmail

step 3: PROFIT!
Damn underpants gnomes!!!
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???????
exactly
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