*oogle for your mailbox (was Re: NYTimes.com Article: In Searching the Web, Google Finds Riches

Gordon Mohr gojomo at usa.net
Mon Apr 14 02:03:49 PDT 2003

Rohit writes:
> PS. Why isn't there a *oogle for my mailbox? *that*'s another richly interlinked infobase that's hobbled by grep alone, and yet
I'm seriously confunded by how to pay for that sort of R&D, since I presume personal data is even less likely to be

You might want to check out Bloomba, a commercial offering
available in free beta, at...


...though of course switching mail clients is always tough.

Open source Zoe also aims to provide "Google for your email".
See more at...


And full-text search of email is one of the features planned
for "Chandler" from Mitch Kapor's Open Source Applications


- Gordon

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