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The (ex)changing Face of Email

7.3.2016 by Jenn Granger

The creator of the email died this weekend and he’s left a pretty incredible legacy behind him. Nearly fifty years after the first email was sent, the landscape of electronic comms is looking very different, and businesses have to ensure they’re choosing a platform that has them covered for mailing in a modern world. In 1971 Ray Tomlinson sandwiched an ‘@’ symbol between a username and destination address, and sent the first email. It was a test mail sent between two computers next to each other, and was so mundane that he can’t even remember what it said. Joining Rickman,…