Amazon Mail: Proficient but Lacking in Context


This review from Managed Admin seems to hit it spot on: it’s a perfectly serviceable offering that is marginally cheaper than Google Apps. ┬áBut the nagging question is lack of integration into larger suites of complementary productivity apps. ┬áMail and just mail — trust me: we’d notice its absence — is still, somehow, simply underwhelming.

NYT Bits Blog’s Article on Cloud Computing Avoids Hyperbole & Hits the Sweet Spot between Detailed/Informative & Approachable

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Truly, a must read: here.

Especially intriguing is its approach to detailing how the firms at the forefront consolidate their lead in technology and know-how as much from the economics of power management as from software engineering.

Brava, Grey Lady, Brava.