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A Love Story [Video]

A Love Story [Video]


Posted By on Oct 18, 2011

Boomerang for Gmail was originally built for many reasons, matchmaking not among them.  But over the past year our customers have come up with all kinds of ways to use Boomerang that we never intended, including scheduling dates and following up on the ones that go well. We think that’s awesome and we made the following video in tribute to all of the Boomerang’ing lovebirds out there: We hope that Joe and Sarah live...

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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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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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Boomerang might not be quite as revolutionary as a Double Rainbow, but we like to think that our customers react something like Yosemitebear when he first witnessed that Double Rainbow.  Okay, maybe we’re being a bit optimistic…   If you don’t have it already, download Boomerang for Gmail to get the ‘Send Later’ button now!  You may experience your very own ‘Double Rainbow’ moment. You...

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Gmail was built by Google, king of the web search, so it’s no surprise that the developers integrated some smart searching functionality.  For those of you who aren’t familiar with them already, there are a few tricks that can save you time looking through your inbox—and arthritis from so much scrolling.  Even if you already keep organized labels, these tips can help you get there faster and skip the search within...

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TED’s Answer to the Email Problem

TED’s Answer to the Email Problem


Posted By on Aug 17, 2011

We all know that email is a problem these days.  We’ve been wading through our inboxes for years, and the flood of messages shows no signs of drying up any time soon.  We are receiving more mail than ever, and spending unreasonable amounts of time on the replies and organization. Over the past decade, numerous companies have sprung up with the intent of developing a solution to make email more manageable.  As a result, we now...

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