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If you have a Yahoo!, Gmail, Hotmail - heck, ANY e-mail service for any period of time, then you know your address gets out there in the world of spammers and if you're unlucky, you start receiving more spam than real e-mail in no time. So any effort on the part of e-mail providers to crack down on spam is always welcome. Yahoo!'s "anti-spam czar," Mark Risher, outlined what the company's doing to crack down on all the folks who offer you riches or a better sex life if you just send them money on the Yahoo! Mail blog the other day. What might have been the most interesting aspect was that Yahoo!'s "anti-spam team" has been using what they term a "supercomputer" - thousands of PCs that are part... Read more...