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Can anyone help me in listing the advantage of gmail. Also why does gmail require an invite?
 
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it requires an invite right now because it's still in beta.

as far as advantages vs. disadvantages... it depends on whom you ask. I'm not saying i agree or disagree with any of this...

1) given that much storage, you never need to delete an email
2) you can use googles search technology to search all your emails
3) ads will be inserted into your email that target your likes/dislikes
4) i assume they back it up, so you will never LOSE an email
5) it's free
6) you can access it from just about anywhere, quite easily.
 
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Can anyone help me in listing the advantage of gmail.

Thomas Paul's impressions so far:
http://radio.javaranch.com/channel/sherifftom/2004/06/30/1088630558000.html
 
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Originally posted by fred rosenberger:
it requires an invite right now because it's still in beta.



It looks to me like they've done this less out of testing and more to avoid a "slashdot" effect. Rather than deal with an initial rush of users, they can scale up the servers based on normal use.

BTW, I have a couple of invitations I can send out. Let me know if someone here would like one.

Joel
[ September 01, 2004: Message edited by: Joel Ricker ]
 
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Joel,

Kindly send me an invitation.

Cheers
-Suresh
 
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Originally posted by Joel Ricker:


It looks to me like they've done this less out of testing and more to avoid a "slashdot" effect. Rather than deal with an initial rush of users, they can scale up the servers based on normal use.

BTW, I have a couple of invitations I can send out. Let me know if someone here would like one.

Joel

[ September 01, 2004: Message edited by: Joel Ricker ]



Please send me an invitation at anshulkayastha at yahoo dot com
[ September 03, 2004: Message edited by: Anshul Kayastha ]
 
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Anyone looking for more invitations.. i can send them out too .. i have a whole bunch
 
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Oh man, oh man would I love an invite! If someone will send me an invite, you will be my new favorite person in the whole world!

prnfan @ yahoo.com (just remove the spaces)

Thank you!

Feverishly waiting,

andrew
 
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I've sent invites to Andrew and Anshul as well as requesting Suresh's email adress for their invite. After that I'll be out so anybody else it sounds like Punit will be happy to fill them for you.

Joel
 
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It's official Joel Ricker is my new favorite person on the entire planet!


for (int counter = 0; counter < 1000000; counter++)
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I have about a dozen invites, email me if you would like one.

Sal
 
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Sal DiStefano is the greatest!

Never bothering to delete e-mail again has to be a bonus.
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I have 5 or 6 invites as well.
 
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thank you, r
[ September 02, 2004: Message edited by: Axel Janssen ]
 
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Thanks, Fred.
[ September 06, 2004: Message edited by: Satish Avadhanam ]
 
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Fred,

I would like an invite. My email is dstadler66@tiscali.co.uk. Cheers,
Don
 
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I would love an invite (tjcasser at hotmail.com) if anyone still has any. Thanks!
 
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Originally posted by Sal DiStefano:
I have about a dozen invites, email me if you would like one.

Sal



If you haven't been exhausted with requests, here is mine.

My id is amit@fastermail.com

I would love to have @gmail.com id
 
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Hi Ranchers,

I would Really appreciate if anyone can send me an invitation at bhushanmahajan@hotmail.com(bhushanmahajan at hotmail dot com)

Thanks,
Bhushan.
 
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Please invite me.

Thanks,
Rahul Juneja
rahulj2k3@yahoo.com
 
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Originally posted by Bhushan Mahajan:
Hi Ranchers,

I would Really appreciate if anyone can send me an invitation at bhushanmahajan@hotmail.com(bhushanmahajan at hotmail dot com)

Thanks,
Bhushan.



Ullu Ke Patthe .. *^$^%&*^*%*&^*^&*(&() ....

is your hotmail acct working ??

-Ravish
[ September 03, 2004: Message edited by: R K Singh ]
 
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Please
arjunshastry@fsmail.net(arjunshstry at fsmail dot net)
 
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and if anyone has some extra invites, and you'd like to put them towards a good cause, check out Gmail4Troops
 
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Originally posted by Andrew Eccleston:
It's official Joel Ricker is my new favorite person on the entire planet!



Sweet! I'm someones favorite person!

Happy to help Andrew.

Joel
 
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If anyone needs a gmail invite.. email me at

dushy . inguva (at) gmail

just remove the spaces... i have LOADS of invitations 15 i guess
 
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Originally posted by Sal DiStefano:
I have about a dozen invites, email me if you would like one.

Sal



This is yet another request ( if you are left with any) for Gmail invite.

my yahoo id is : ammuvasanth@yahoo.com

Thanks in advance
 
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Some Gmail tricks:

http://www.bladam.com/archives/0404202120.htm

Example:
"Send mail to fellow Gmail'er by just entering their username in the TO, CC, or BCC spot. No need to include @gmail.com "

Via wiki on Gmail
 
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Originally posted by R K Singh:
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Ullu Ke Patthe .. *^$^%&*^*%*&^*^&*(&() ....

is your hotmail acct working ??

-Ravish

Thanks Folks, I dont need Gmail account anymore....
I got one
--Cheers Kit

[ September 05, 2004: Message edited by: Bhushan Mahajan ]

 
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Ravish,

GMail invite hai kya ?

ek bhej na bidu
 
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Dushy,

Can you pls send invitation to me?(sridhargarimella@yahoo.co.in)

Thank you,
Sridhar.
 
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I also would like to get an account, so please send me an invite to my id:

abhilash_iv@yahoo.com

Thanks
 
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Second request frm me for an invitation..see if anyone is left out with any invitation !!

my id is amit@fastermail.com :roll:
 
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Well, I can accept an invitation from cool and nice and great rancher...
hubaghdadi@lycos.com
 
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Invitations sent to Amit and Hussein.
 
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Oh you missed me Map!!

Any more left out??

id: abhilash_iv@yahoo.com

Thanks
[ September 07, 2004: Message edited by: Abhilash Vasudevan ]
 
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Good day folks,

Can you send me 2 invitations?
Don't want to seem greedy but I need one for myslef, and with a few sites I am running one for webmaster issues. Can you send me a Private Message, or do I have to post email addresses? Don't want to publish emails, spam bots have been pretty nasty lately.

Thanks
Adios
 
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IMO: You just need one account, you can send a lot of mail out of your account, then use your invites for your second one in the future!
 
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I have invited Abilash and ex-MD starlet Shura (nice to see you, btw.).
 
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sent invitations to Abhilash and Shura
 
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Please send me an invitation:
arjunshastry@fsmail.net
 
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