Kleiner Perkins bets on a premium email service that’s bringing Slack Groups into Gmail – gpgmail

While Slack is trying to kill email, a new email startup backed by Kleiner Perkins is trying to make corporate email more like Slack. Consider is an email service for startups that balances some premium individual features with collaboration tools that it hopes will help them bring startups onboard. The founders of Consider both met […]

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Amazon customers say they received emails for other people’s orders – gpgmail

Users have said they are receiving emails from Amazon containing invoices and order updates on other customers, gpgmail has learned. Jake Williams, founder of cybersecurity firm Rendition Infosec, raised the alarm after he received an email from Amazon addressed to another customer with their name, postal address, and their order details. Williams said he ordered […]

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Twilio launches SendGrid Ads and new cross-channel messaging API – gpgmail

At its annual Signal developer conference, Twilio today announced a couple of new features for developers on its core messaging platform and users of its recently acquired SendGrid email service. The new Twilio tools now allow developers to create multi-channel messaging tools and to get real-time streams of conversations in order to run them through […]

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An exposed password let a hacker access internal Comodo files – gpgmail

A hacker gained access to internal files and documents owned by security company and SSL certificate issuer Comodo by using an email address and password mistakenly exposed on the internet. The credentials were found in a public GitHub repository owned by a Comodo software developer. With the email address and password in hand, the hacker […]

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