Yahoo Mail and Yahoo Messenger Apps for Android Debut

Yahoo, Inc. expanded the reach of its services with the immediate availability of Yahoo Mail and Yahoo Messenger apps for Android as well as a Yahoo Search Widget for Android.

Leveraging the latest HTML5 technology, Yahoo noted it is also debuting enhanced Yahoo Mail and Yahoo News sites for iPhone and iPod Touch. According to a release, these new mobile products will provide the hundreds of millions of loyal consumers who rely on Yahoo Mail, Messenger, Search, and News with seamless, integrated experiences on their mobile devices.

"Yahoo keeps more than 600 million consumers around the world connected to the people and things that matter to them most - wherever and whenever they want," said David Ko, senior vice president, Americas, Audience, Mobile, and Local for Yahoo. "With the availability of our world-class Yahoo Mail and Yahoo Messenger apps for Android and by harnessing the latest in HTML5, we're making it easier than ever for consumers to access fast, reliable, and feature-rich Yahoo experiences across some of the fastest growing platforms in the market."