Guess we should assume that anything we send you Google and the NSA reads too. :-) Of course, the NSA reads almost everything anyway. :-) http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=NSA+reads+email That's one reason why you're such an interesting person to write to. :-)
And our second biggest advantage is that our communications are monitored, which provides a channel by which we can turn enemies into friends. :-)
And our third biggest advantage is we have no assets, and so are not a profitable target and have nothing serious to fight over amongst ourselves. :-) """
And no, I'm not really kidding about all this. :-)
Bryan Bishop wrote: > On Wednesday 30 April 2008, Doram wrote: >> And, I do know about the non-http interfaces available, but I do not >> have any experience with them. My technology education skipped from >> DOS pre-internet, over the whole Compuserve/GENIE/etc. through BBS/ >> Usenet early internet thing, and straight into HTTP WWW stuff. All I >> know about them is in terms of the history of computing. The closest >> I came was having to use a VAX mainframe in College, and learning how >> to use telnet to play a MUD RPG. > > Google has amazingly awesome documentation on gmail about setting up the > pop3 and imap accounts and getting a mail client for your computer; I > find that I couldn't possibly keep up with my email if I had to use the > HTTP ajaxy interface that gmail comes with by default.