The Hostile Email Landscape

This isn’t how the internet is supposed to work. As we continue to consolidate on a few big mail services, it’s only going to become more difficult to start new servers.

Short read and great illustration on trends that can threaten the open internet. 

It’s a catch 22 – Gmail is so damn good, which is why so many people use it, but by using it we contribute to the problem.

Give me convenience or give me death, right?

– via hacker news

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Jimmy Smutek

Lead Web Developer, Office of External Affairs, at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. I like PHP, Python, drum machines, skateboards, and learning new stuff.

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