Hillary Clinton's "One Device" for Emails Excuse Was BS

Hillary Clinton told the world that the reason she exclusively used her personal email as Secretary of State because she “wanted the simplicity of using one device.” But thanks to a FOIA request, we now know that Clinton used multiple devices for email, including an iPad and a BlackBerry. She also mixed her personal… » 3/31/15 10:20am Today 10:20am

Finally, Gmail's Android App Can Show All Your Accounts In One Inbox

Gmail just got a lot better on Android devices. Finally, after years of gripes, you can finally look at all of your email accounts at once with a new unified inbox. It even looks prettier, too! » 3/30/15 3:54pm Yesterday 3:54pm

9 Tricks You Didn't Know You Could Do With Just an Email

There's more to email than missives to the boss and spam from strangers with an eerily accurate takes on your love life. From inside your inbox you can post to social media, share photos, fire off urgent texts, write up blog posts and even control your smart home. Here are 9 clever ways to use email that you didn't… » 3/18/15 10:09am 3/18/15 10:09am

Hillary Clinton Didn't Encrypt Her Secretary of State Emails For Months 

New details have emerged about exactly how Hillary Clinton secured the homebrew private email servers she used as Secretary of State. The punchline? Clinton didn't encrypt her emails or use a certificate for her first three months running the State Department. » 3/12/15 12:25pm 3/12/15 12:25pm

Hillary Clinton: I Used Personal Email Because Carrying Two Phones Sucks

In a press conference at the United Nations, Hillary Clinton just admitted that the initial reasoning behind her using a personal email account for official business as secretary of state was simple: She didn't want to carry around two phones. "I thought it would be easier to carry one device for my work," she said. » 3/10/15 3:10pm 3/10/15 3:10pm

Senator on Internet Policy Subcommittee Has "Never Sent an Email"

US Senator and delicate southern flower Lindsey Graham has, in his own words, never sent an email in his life. He also just so happens to be a member of the Senate Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law. Naturally. » 3/08/15 9:25pm 3/08/15 9:25pm

Why Hillary Clinton's Homebrew Email Is a Political Nightmare

You've probably heard: Hillary Clinton used a private, personal email address for all of her official business as Secretary of State. She didn't even have a State Department email address. As a result, her email was far from secure — and that is a big problem, but it's not the only one. » 3/05/15 12:50pm 3/05/15 12:50pm

Hillary Clinton Wants You to Read Her Email

Hillary Clinton has now spoken out after it's become apparent that she'd used a personal email server during her stint as secretary of state between 2009 and 2013. Despite what her actions may suggest, she wants you to be able to read her email. » 3/05/15 3:40am 3/05/15 3:40am

Hillary Clinton Exclusively Used Personal Email While Secretary of State

Hillary Clinton's burgeoning presidential campaign is off to a rocky good start. Just a day after papers reported that the former Secretary of State would make a bid for the nation's highest office in April, The New York Times reports that Hillary Clinton used only her personal email address while serving as Secretary… » 3/02/15 10:30pm 3/02/15 10:30pm

11 of the Most Obnoxious Email Signatures Ever 

Earlier this month I asked you guys for the worst email sign-offs you'd ever seen. Well, well, well, did you ever deliver. Many people (understandably, as I am always correct) agreed with me that "Best" is an arrogant and disgusting way to cap off your digital correspondence. But oh, there are plenty of other terrible… » 3/02/15 3:00pm 3/02/15 3:00pm

What’s the Most Obnoxious Way to Sign Emails?

The etiquette around work email is still evolving. If the Sony hacks taught us anything, it's that even high-profile executives and celebrities are — let's call it extremely informal in their email writing styles. What's the worst email signoff you've ever seen? » 2/02/15 6:30pm 2/02/15 6:30pm

Top 10 Gmail Labs and Features You Should Enable

As if Gmail wasn't powerful enough, you can find all sorts of goodies and extra features in Gmail Labs. The list is pretty massive, so we've narrowed down our 10 favorite labs to help increase your email productivity. » 1/10/15 8:55pm 1/10/15 8:55pm

Use Google Inbox To Snooze Emails From Your Friends or Family 

Relatives are great, aren't they? But do you really need to see their emails popping into your inbox every hour? Wouldn't it be better if you only heard from them once a day? Or even once a week? Google's new Inbox platform makes this simple to achieve, and you can apply the same approach to any of the filters that… » 12/30/14 12:25pm 12/30/14 12:25pm

Now's the Perfect Time To Harass Your Friends for Google Inbox Invites

Google still hasn't opened its new Inbox mail service for everyone, and it's not doing another invite free-for-all, but it is gifting all existing users 10 addition invites over the holidays. Time to start hitting up your friends. » 12/19/14 9:29am 12/19/14 9:29am

How to Automatically Back Up and Purge Your Gmail Every 30 Days

If the Sony hack has taught us anything, it's that keeping incriminating emails in your inbox is a terrible idea. Even if you aren't doing anything particularly bad, if someone gets into you email, everything you've ever said could be out in the open. Here's how to make sure that doesn't happen by automatically… » 12/18/14 2:24pm 12/18/14 2:24pm

How Much Your Inbox Is Worth to Cybercriminals

Many of us have had the experience of receiving a spammy email from a friend or loved one, only to have a frantic follow-up note arrive a few minutes later from that person stating that his or her email account was hacked and warning us not to open or respond to any of the messages sent by the intruder. To be sure,… » 12/18/14 10:38am 12/18/14 10:38am

Emails Show Sony Planning a Jump Street/MIB Crossover Cause Why Not

In a world that gave birth to seven Saw movies and roughly 47 iterations of The Fast and the Furious, we should have seen this coming. According to leaked Sony exec emails, a Jump Street/Men in Black crossover will be playing in movie theaters everywhere this summer. God help us all. » 12/10/14 1:40pm 12/10/14 1:40pm

George Clooney Was the Only One Who Saw the Sony Hack Coming

The debilitating, often humiliating Sony hack has pretty much screwed over most anyone who's ever had anything to do with the company ever. But when the time comes to lay blame, lay it not on George Clooney. For as with everything else in life, George Clooney had the upper hand. His prophecy by email lies below. » 12/09/14 4:20pm 12/09/14 4:20pm

​The Sony Hacks Are Goddamn Terrifying

As more and more details from the Sony Pictures hack seep out into the internet, it's been easy—and to be honest a little fun—to take the voyeur's view. Dumb corporate powerpoints! Passwords in a folder literally called Password! Paul Blart 2 anything! But then you actually look at the full scope of what's out there. » 12/09/14 3:39pm 12/09/14 3:39pm

You Have One Hour to Get A Guaranteed Google Inbox Invite

If you've been hassling everyone you know for an invite to Gmail's shiny new email app Inbox, now's your lucky break. From now until 3pm EST, Google is giving anyone who asks a guaranteed invite. » 12/03/14 1:55pm 12/03/14 1:55pm