And yet another sign we all get too much e-mail

Google (you may have heard of them) has tweeked their near-ubiquitous Gmail to have an inbox and a priority inbox. Sheesh. Isn’t the imagined nagging of an unanswered e-mail enough cyber-guilt for us? And, really, does anyone take those red exclamation points seriously? Take a look at this one from Wired for all the details on how Google is sifting through your e-mail, pushing unread, starred, and e-mails from your mom to the top.

What email platform do you use and why? Outlook? Gmail? Yahoo? Software unique to your institution or organization? And if you’re looking for something a little more earth-shattering read The Tyranny of E-mail by John Freeman.


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