Over the last 40 years email has evolved quite a bit; take a peek at this infographic to chart significant milestones in the history of email.
Provided by the Microsoft Outlook team, the above infographic does a solid job highlighting key moments in email history. As we get closer to the present, however, you have to take it with a grain of salt as it becomes a little Microsoft-centric given the origin of the image.
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- Published 05/17/11