Monday April 21, 2014
The sea swallows all light. Some light, though, is swallowed more: the red, the green light and the yellow are absorbed more consequently than, say, the blue.
This, of course, is the likely reason why squid, when they glow, do so in—blue:
›› Discover the beauty of a world under the sea, and send it with this stationery. (Windows Mail, Windows Live Mail, Outlook, Outlook Express)
Sunday April 20, 2014
The sender is the most significant piece of information to classify an email as most important most often. So, SaneBox has always placed its focus there.
With the latest update, though, you can also set up subject filters, to file emails that contain certain words in their Subject: line.
As a way to keep a tab on your SaneBox account's security, you can now look up the IP addresses used to log in.
›› SaneBox does a great and helpful job separating the emails you need to see now from those you can consume at leisure, reserving your inbox for the former.
Saturday April 19, 2014
St. Lucia has three imposing volcanic mountains and one (among many smaller ones) called Mount Grand Magasin: Mount Department Store.
In a department store, one expects to find the ordinary cacophony of wares organized in neat and smart manner, of course—as in the email department store you can set up with iOS Mail:
›› See all (and only) unread messages from all your inboxes in one place; browse inbox emails with attachments fast; get an overview of sent mail across accounts. iOS Mail comes with these smart mailboxes and a few more. They are easily enabled—and turned off again.
Wednesday April 16, 2014
The Montgolfier brothers, Joseph-Michel and Jaques-Étienne, flew a hot balloon of air. Everybody knows that. Largely ignored are, alas, Joseph-Michel's contributions to the incalculably useful hydraulic ram.
Oh, well. You are not among the ignorers, of course; you have threads instead to ignore in Mozilla Thunderbird:
›› Want to unsubscribe not from entire mailing lists but just from obnoxious threads? Wish you could avoid announcements about conversations on which you are carbon-copied but in which you are not interested (as well as the conversations themselves)? In Mozilla Thunderbird, you can ignore threads and sub-threads without throwing out the messages or lists entirely.