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Windows Phone 7 data hog – Finally fixed.

It’s been almost two months since the mysterious data hog appeared on Windows Phone 7 devices. It was revealed to be Yahoo! Mail and shortly after Yahoo! blamed Microsoft for the fault. Today it looks like Yahoo! have finally rectified the issue (yes, Yahoo!, not Microsoft). Logs scanned …

Windows Phone 7 Data Hog – Yahoo! blames Microsoft

Gah. We love what Microsoft have done with Windows Phone 7, we really do, but the whole data-hog story refuses to go away. Earlier this week Microsoft were pushed into admitting that the Windows Phone data drain was Yahoo! mail. It all started last month when Windows Phone …

Windows Phone 7 Data Hog identified – Yahoo Mail

The data hog on Windows Phone 7 has been caught but it’s still alive. Paul Thurrott received confirmation from Microsoft shortly after Rafael Rivera found the source while sniffing through data packets. It’s all a little techie but it comes down to the way that IMAP connections are …