Mail Statistics

Gary Lawrence Murphy garym@canada.com
23 Apr 2002 01:42:22 -0400


>>>>> "R" == Rohit Khare <Rohit@KnowNow.com> writes:

    R> 2. The 500+ message a day email user market MUST constitute an
    R> emerging sector for new tools. I know I'd be willing to pay --
    R> and this is a rarity! -- several hundred dollars for a tool
    R> that genuinely read my mind with email management. (e.g. took
    R> note of how long I spent attending to a message or person;
    R> could auto-index and summarize related themes on a half-dozen
    R> different mailing lists; and best of all detect my mood and
    R> spoonfeed stored fun mails when I'm clearly hitting the
    R> new-mail button like a rat searching for glucose.)

This is called "Emacs + Gnus + Rememberance Agent" ;)

Ok, ok, you may need some elements of the Columbia Newsblaster too,
and maybe a wee bit of http://redael.berlios.de/philo.html

but we /have/ the technology!

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Gary Lawrence Murphy <garym@teledyn.com> TeleDynamics Communications Inc
Business Innovations Through Open Source Systems: http://www.teledyn.com
"Computers are useless.  They can only give you answers."(Pablo Picasso)