Win the War on Spam
Don't you just love it when someone sends you stock picks as spam? What's the point of that? What idiot buys stock based on spam? For that matter, who refinances their home from spam? So much spam, and so little of it has any value at all. But it's great at stealing value from you, as it wastes otherwise productive time.
The spam invasion isn't going to go away anytime soon, and legislation has proved largely ineffective. According to Message Labs, 57.9 percent of worldwide e-mail in May was spam. Although the percentage of e-mail that is spam is declining, you wouldn't know it from looking at your inbox. If you want to take back your time and money from the spam evildoers, read on.
Deleting all those messages has become the bane of many people's existences. Nucleus Research estimates that the annual cost of spam is approximately $2,000 per employee. And according to a study by the Stanford Institute for the Quantitative Study of Society, spam accounts for 5 minutes of every hour s
» ABCNews - Matthew Sarrel - 03-08-2006