Excess Data Usage: The Denouement
<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://windowsphonesecrets.com/2011/01/31/now-microsoft-confirms-yahoo-as-the-data-leak-culprit/' target='_blank'>http://windowsphonesecrets.com/2011...a-leak-culprit/</a><br /><br /></div><p>And the culprit is Yahoo Mail - their server is apparently<a href="http://www.withinwindows.com/2011/01/31/yahoo-confirmed-culprit-in-windows-phone-data-usage-overages/" target="_blank"> sending 25 times more data</a> than it should, thus hammering your bandwidth and battery life. Microsoft is recommending at the moment to switch from scheduled to manual updates (hit the Read link for a how-to) while they and Yahoo work on a fix, which should be rolled out soon. Has anybody with a Yahoo mail account seen this?</p>
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