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Evolution of Email

Evolution of Email Email has transformed the way we all interact- but how much do you really know about this omnipresent communication tool? You might be surprised to learn some of the ways it has affected technology, business and culture over the decades. Take a journey with Microsoft Outlook through some key turning points in email's history, and join us as it continues to evolve. Microsoft Be a part of the future. Visit flagged Microsoft Outlook 97 Microsoft Outlook 2010 Outlook Mobile O Microsoft Outlook, Then & Now 1965 Å Email is introduced at MIT. Evolution of Email 1960s Ray Tomlinson sends the first network email on ARPANET. 1971 1977 2 A standard format (RFC 733) is proposed to enable sending email across the Internet. 1970s 1977 M U.S. Postal Service begins to see email as potential threat to mail volumes. 1980s 1982 @ First known use of the word, "email." CompuServe offers Internet connectivity and email service to its subscribers. 1989 1982 <> Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) is introduced. IBM releases Lotus Notes 1.0. 1988 M The first commercial email product, Microsoft Mail is released for the Mac. 1989 LATE </> 1990s HTML email is introduced, allowing for rich formatting within messages. EARLY 1990s W Email spam begins. Microsoft Outlook for MS-DOS is released. 1992 A 1998 Microsoft Outlook 2000 includes the ability to customize and incorporate personal, corporate and Web-based information in one place. 1993 AOL and Delphi connect their proprietary email systems to the Internet. 1990s "You've Got Mail" 1998 premieres at the box office. 1993 D BellSouth and IBM unveil Simon Personal Communicator, the world's first mobile phone with PDA features, including email capability. Yahoo! introduces O 1997 Yahoo! Mail. 1996 Sabeer Bhatia and Jack Smith launch "HoTMaiLl," one of the first free Web-based email services. Google makes Gmail O 2007 available to the public worldwide. 1997 E Microsoft Outlook 97 is released, offering a central hub that includes email, scheduling, contact management, task management and a journal module. 2000s 2000 Microsoft introduces Entourage mail for Mac. Social networking 2006 site Facebook 2003 A Microsoft Outlook 2003 includes junk mail and anti-phishing filters and the ability to receive mail from multiple accounts. opens to the general public. Outlook 2007 is released, with native support for RSS feeds and the ability to receive text messages. 5 2006 2004 O The Federal Trade Commission codifies email spam laws. 2010s 2010 Y Microsoft Outlook 2010 is released and includes Outlook Social Connector, Ignore Conversation and Conversation Clean Up. Associated Press Stylebook 4 2011 changes "e-mail" to "email." Facebook announces plans to incorporate Microsoft Office Web Apps into its messaging system. 2 2010 2010 O Outlook Mobile on Windows Phone 7 and Outlook for Mac 2011 are released.

Evolution of Email

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This infographic provides a timeline to show how email has evolved since it's advent. Through the timeline, this infographic provides a brief history of email and the experts who made it possible.




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