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To Stave Off Exodus, Yahoo Blocks Email Forwarding

Yahoo just made it harder for users to switch providers after some 500 million accounts were hacked and reports surfaced that the company perused user emails for the NSA. Users say the company disabled automatic email forwarding at the start of the month so that anyone hoping to send received...
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