May 7, 2013 Thirty five years ago today, Gary Thuerk sent out the first spam email. We mark the anniversary by trying to track down a spammer ourselves.
Apr 29, 2013 A study says that negative people are 36 percent more likely to respond to emails within 24 hours.
Apr 15, 2013 Are you sure there's nothing in your email that would contradict that tax form you are about to sign? Civil liberties advocates are using this tax return deadline to criticize federal law that doesn't see email as all that private.
Janell Burley Hofmann
Apr 3, 2013 When it comes to your email, how soon are you expected to reply? And when is it ok to delay?
Feb 19, 2013 Microsoft is launching a $30 million ad campaign today to promote Outlook.com -- a new product meant to compete with Internet-based email systems like Google Inc.’s Gmail.
Feb 15, 2013 "XOXO" has long been the symbol for a kiss and a hug, but a pair of writers say that it's commonly becoming used as a way to sign-off an email message -- even at the workplace. How does your digital sign-off affect how others perceive you at the office?
Jan 15, 2013 As more sites look to monetize web search functions, a commentator questions what it means 'to search.'
Jan 30, 2013 Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the rollout of a new, seemingly obvious feature: search. With one billion users and a lot of data, Facebook has a private trove to mine.
Nov 29, 2012 "Casual" and "frequent" seem to be the formula for campaign fundraising emails.
Nov 14, 2012 Former CIA director David Petraeus communicated electronically with his biographer using a not so secure email technique supposedly favored by terrorists to cover their tracks.