Gmail ???

Wade Smart wade at
Sun Dec 17 18:06:21 UTC 2006

12172006 1206 GMT-6

Ive never seen the ads. 


On Sun, 2006-12-17 at 18:49 +0100, Felipe Alfaro Solana wrote:
> On 12/17/06, Richard <cms01 at> wrote:
> > Wondering if ANYONE, has gone full gmail account, and drop
> > Thunderbird ...etc and just using gmail for sending and receiving emails.
> >
> > I mean 100% usage
> > if So, please tell me how it is, any problems...
> > and what are the major advantages, say comparing a ISP service,
> > and using a client app say thunderbird compare to a web browser...
> /me did a long time ago.
> The advantages: the GMail's spam filter is good, the built-in search
> engine is awesome, the quota is huge, I can read my e-mail from
> anywhere in the world (even from my cell phone), labeling mails is
> much more useful than using folders, you can apply filters, you have
> integrated IM, and so on.
> The disadvantages: you get ads, you leave your e-mail in hands of a
> third-party, if GMail goes down you won't be able to read you e-mail,
> and so on.

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