lucy24 - 9:17 pm on Jun 17, 2013 (gmt 0)
We’re freeing up IDs, that have been inactive for at least 12 months,
Er, Yahoo, did you have your attorneys look at this clause? That's a textbook case of a mis-positioned comma of the kind that can lead to unintended reinterpretations.
by resetting them
Would be nice to know what "reset" means, wouldn't it?
My primary e-mail address has some connection to yahoo. When I first signed on (buyout of previous host, no conscious choice) I was struck by the fact that it took them several years to figure out that the reason my first-choice name was unavailable was that it was already in use... as a spam-forwarding address.