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Inbox 2.0 refers to a new generation of email clients that use data in email archives to infer people's profiles, behaviors, social graph, and importance.
The term originally appeared in a New York Times article and has since found wider usage.
Yahoo and Google have both announced products with Inbox 2.0 features. A number of startups such as Xobni and Xoopit are also competing in this space..
The name is a reference to the Web 2.0 buzzword.
- ↑ Gabor Cselle: The Definition of Inbox 2.0
- ↑ New York Times: Inbox 2.0: Yahoo and Google to Turn Email into a Social Network
- ↑ Om Malik: Google & Yahoo Finally Get The Memo: Email Is The Social Environment