Posts made in September, 2011


Email is a part of life—and in some ways, a great part.  If nothing else it saves a ton of paper.  Can you imagine if we printed everything out?  Email certainly saves a few trees… The problem, though, is now there is simply too much of it to handle the way we used to.  I personally receive at least 100 messages every day and that’s not even considered a heavy load.  But even with great filters to sort and file,...

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Over the past couple months, we’ve been thrilled with how many people have chosen to upgrade to a paid Boomerang account. We’ve also been inundated with requests for how we could make Boomerang even better. Originally we planned on packaging them all together into a single mega-release to bring our customers to tears of joy and strike fear deep into the hearts of email servers everywhere, but we decided some of them were...

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Email is (still) a problem; we all know it and we’ve discussed a few potential solutions and processing methods here before. But earlier this month, Sam Grobart of The New York Times laid out a coping strategy that offers a fresh perspective on email management.  The best part: it’s easy to follow. For those practicing David Allen‘s Getting Things Done (GTD), Grobart’s system might make you anxious just reading about...

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Facebook provides a personalized upload email addresses for you to post statuses, pictures, and videos.  To post something immediately, all you have to do is attach the photo or video, include the caption or status update in the subject line, and send the email to your personalized address.  So to schedule the post for a specific time, all you need to do is schedule the email to arrive at that time with Boomerang.  That’s it!...

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Mobile Email Clients are on the Rise

Mobile Email Clients are on the Rise


Posted By on Sep 13, 2011

A lot has changed in the mobile world since the days of the Nokia bricks, PDAs and the advent of the flip.  Our devices are now half the size and exponentially more powerful.  With increased network speeds, advanced operating systems and incredible storage capacities, today’s smartphones are exactly that—smart.  Just watch the latest iPhone commercial and try to deny it. So this may not come as a surprise: one in five...

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