Yahoo! Messenger integration in Yahoo! Mail (Messenger in Mail) introducing a number of customizable options so your IM and SMS experience is personalized for you:
First up, re-architected Messenger in Mail is nearly 50% faster than before. In addition, the new Messenger in Mail has a "Favorites" feature so that you can quickly start a conversation with them.
And, if you want to see all of your Messenger friends, simply click the Messenger dropdown next to 'Me:'.
Also, the streamlined interface making it cleaner and easier to use --as well as improved notification experience --now, when your chat window is minimized or closed, and you receive a notification, it will appear in the left rail.
Finally, in the new customizale Messenger in Mail -- Chats appear in a window that you can move, resize or minimize based on your preferences.
Additionally, you can set yourself as available, invisible or offline by clicking 'Available' menu next to 'Me:' in the left rail. And, you can add a custom status message by clicking the Messenger dropdown and selecting 'Custom Status'.
Yahoo! said it remember "last five status messages so you can quickly change to a status you use often."