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You Can Now Receive Twitter’s “Best-Of” Emails Daily, If That’s Something You’re Into You Can Now Receive Twitter’s “Best-Of” Emails Daily, If That’s Something You’re Into

Back in May, Twitter decided that weekly emails highlighting the “best of” content on the site would be a good way to promote more user engagement. The email digests showcase individual tweets from people users follow, as well as popular …

Gmail Is Now Bigger Than Hotmail Gmail Is Now Bigger Than Hotmail
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Google said in June that it had 425 million unique users a month (an increase of 75 million from the number the company reported in January). Google has reportedly claimed the top webmail spot based on its own internal numbers, …

Google Changes How You Compose Emails In Gmail Google Changes How You Compose Emails In Gmail
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Google has made a change to the compose/reply experience in Gmail, so that it now comes in a pop up box. “How many times have you been writing an email and had to reference something in another message? Saving a …

AOL Launches Alto, Its New Take On Web-Based Email AOL Launches Alto, Its New Take On Web-Based Email
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AOL has released a new email product built to work with Gmail, Yahoo, .Mac and AOL Mail accounts. It’s called Alto. “It’s inspired by postal mail, where you sort your mail into stacks (bills, letters, junk mail, etc.); this does …

Gmail Gets Over 100 New Input Tools Gmail Gets Over 100 New Input Tools
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Google announced today that it is adding over 100 virtual keyboards, transliteration and IMEs (input method editors) to Gmail, giving users tools to type in different languages and keyboard layouts for improved international communication. “Finding the right words can be …

Fake Apple Store Rewards Email Snags Your Info Fake Apple Store Rewards Email Snags Your Info
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You can never tell people to watch what they click enough, and as a general rule it’s safe to assume that anything that seems too good to be true online usually is.  The danger, of course, is not just that …

Gmail Gets Ability To Search Through Attachments Gmail Gets Ability To Search Through Attachments

Little by little, Google has been improving search in Gmail. Back in May, Google made improvements to autocomplete predictions in Gmail, so that they would take into account the actual content of emails. About a month ago, Google added support …

Google Adds Another Dash Of Google+ To Gmail Google Adds Another Dash Of Google+ To Gmail

The integration of Google+ into Gmail continues. Today, Google announced it has added interactive email notifications for Google+ Events invitations, so you can RSVP, invite and comment from the inbox. Google’s Roshni Malani says you can RSVP with one click, …

Twitter Finds Another Reason To Send Users Email Twitter Finds Another Reason To Send Users Email

Twitter announced the launch of a new email that it will start sending users. This one is for “people you may know”. Twitter seems to be looking for more reasons to send people email these days. The company recently started …

Email Privacy Law Going Before Senate Committee Today Email Privacy Law Going Before Senate Committee Today
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A Senate committee is going to soon discuss whether or not you should be allowed to share your Netflix history on Facebook. Some people are for it, while others are against it. More importantly, Sen. Patrick Leahy has snuck an …

Email Is Still Huge, And That’s Where People Want To Be Marketed To Email Is Still Huge, And That’s Where People Want To Be Marketed To
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Email is thirty years old, and it’s arguably bigger than ever, despite other technological advancements in computing and communication. The number of emails sent per day continues to increase, and there are way more accounts than even Facebook has. What …

Gmail Makes Search A Little Better, Adds Features Gmail Makes Search A Little Better, Adds Features
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Google announced that a few Gmail Labs features have graduated into actual features, and that it has made some improvements to advanced search in Gmail. Advanced search now supports autocomplete predictions in the From: and To: fields, so you can …

New Malware Comes Dressed as Facebook Photo Tag Email Notification New Malware Comes Dressed as Facebook Photo Tag Email Notification
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If you receive an email that looks like it’s from Facebook and says that you’ve been tagged in a photo, you may want to scour it for abnormalities. That’s because the latest malware on the loose involves a common Facebook …

Mars Hoax Day Lives On In The Year Of Curiosity Mars Hoax Day Lives On In The Year Of Curiosity
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Today, August 27, has come to be known in some circles as Mars Hoax Day, and with the Mars Curiosity rover in action, there’s plenty of room for hoax. The hoax, however, comes from well before Curiosity’s time. It originated …

Google Gives Update On Transition From Postini To Google Apps Google Gives Update On Transition From Postini To Google Apps

Google acquired Postini back in 2007, and since then, it has slowly transitioned features from the hosted security and archiving service into Google Apps. Google provided an updated today about the plan moving forward, as it plans to have Postini …

Will Google Make Email Marketing Even Better For Conversions? Will Google Make Email Marketing Even Better For Conversions?
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Google may have just made email marketing even more effective, and more important to your maketing strategy. Thanks to a new feature Google unveiled this week, email is now part of the search experience. What do you think of the …

Google: See, This is Why You Should Use 2-Step Verification Google: See, This is Why You Should Use 2-Step Verification
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Mat Honan wrote a long, four-page article for Wired about how his digital life was “destroyed” by hackers, partially blaming himself for not implementing Google’s two-factor authentication. The story, which is currently the top story on Techmeme, is not a …

Outlook.com: Here’s What Microsoft’s New Webmail Looks Like (Plus, A Walkthrough) Outlook.com: Here’s What Microsoft’s New Webmail Looks Like (Plus, A Walkthrough)
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The past week has been a big one in the email space. We told you about AOL’s big new redesign, and then Google integrated Google+ Hangouts into Gmail. Now, Microsoft is dropping Hotmail in favor of a new, rebranded web …

Beware These Fake Malware-Carrying Groupon Emails Beware These Fake Malware-Carrying Groupon Emails
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For those who subscribe to Groupon or another daily deal service, opening their emails is a daily occurrence – something that you do so often that you may mindlessly plunge into a half dozen daily deals emails in a pre-coffee …

AOL Redesigns Mail, Talks About Email’s Evolution AOL Redesigns Mail, Talks About Email’s Evolution
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AOL, the company who made the phrase “You’ve got mail” iconic, has released a huge redesign to its AOL Mail experience. This is the first major redesign to the product in about five years. Do you use AOL Mail? What …

Google Acquires Sparrow To Make Gmail Better Google Acquires Sparrow To Make Gmail Better
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In Google’s earnings report yesterday, the company mentioned that they would be making smaller acquisitions throughout the year. One of those acquisitions happened today. Sparrow, developers of a popular email app for Mac and iOS, was acquired by Google today. …