Giles Turnbull has pulled out all the stops in a fine post on MacDevCenter. He discusses the the ins and outs of POP and IMAP, the rise and rise of Gmail, text messaging and the future of email in a three page whopper post.
Basically a stock-take of where email stands at the moment, along the way he takes in the free re-release of Mulberry, Google Apps for your domain and more.
For example, did you know that POP usage is gradually declining but IMAP is not taking off the way it should? I didn’t:
All email nuts should read what Giles has to say. A fine piece.
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