Gmail, finally

I finally got an invite to a Gmail account, thanks to Spread Firefox. But now that I have a Gmail address I am not sure what I am going to do with it. I already have three ‘normal’ email addresses that I use regularly so a forth one really doesn’t make much difference. And since Gmail does not have POP3 access (yet) so it is not as convenient to use compare to my regular emails.



  1. lotta

    if I knew you wanted a gmail-account… I have around 10 invites 🙂 my reaction was just like yours btw, I wanted a gmail account and when I finally got one I just didn’t know what to do with it. I use my gmail adress mainly on the internet so I can save my “real” e-mail adress from getting tons of spam. gmail’s spam filters seem to work quite good.

  2. Alex

    Well I wasn’t desperate for a Gmail account, and I already have an email address that I use for spam collection 🙂 So right now the Gmail address isn’t really being used at all…

  3. Jody

    I use my gmail to read my mail. I forward all my mail to it so I only have to use one “application” and I can read all my mail from wherever I am.

  4. Alex

    I used to do that with my .mac account last year when I was traveling for work/vacation. Good suggestion though as Gmail has so much more storage space and the interface is better than .mac (IMO).

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