On Wednesday, Amazon Announced WorkMail, A Competitor To Google Apps Gmail Plus Integration To Major Email Clients Like Microsoft Office Outlook
The price point of $4 per user is going to be the big draw to WorkMail and Amazon. Get the lowdown on the whole Amazon business suite here from Gigaom.
You can sign up to the Amazon WorkMail Preview here if you already have an Amazon AWS account. Or- create a new AWS account and then join the preview. You will need to know your AWS account number to sign up before hand.
IBM’s Verse Email Client Is Due Out To Beta Testers Next Month
You can sign up for the IBM Verse beta here…
Microsoft Acquires To Organize Our Data
Microsoft has agreed to acquire machine learning Equivio , an Israeli-based startup that uses machine learning to sort large amounts of data into relevant groups.
I am expecting an Outlook “Smart Inbox” after a Windows 10 release in 2015. Combine that with easily cheap administration of hosted business email at Amazon and we may really be seeing some changes on how we read and use our Inboxes by 2016! – Chris