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Whatever else may be true about biologists, they generate the best spam. I've somehow managed to get on a mailing list for biological lab equipment — some conference I attended, or some journal I subscribed too — and as a result, I get lots of email like this one, which arrived this morning under the [...]
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Spammers Newest Tactic: YouTube Video Spam

Technology : ReadWriteWeb (5 years ago)

Researchers at Kaspersky Lab have recorded a mass mailing of spam emails containing a link to a video advertisement on YouTube. Although in the past, spammers have have attempted to lure people into clicking links by claiming the li... Read Post

Gmail helps you unsubscribe from mailing lists you no longer want to be on

Technology : Download Squad (6 years ago)

E-mail, Web services, Google, FreewareI've been guilty of it, and if you subscribe to a lot of mailing lists, I'd be willing to be you have been too. Guilty of what? Of marking legitimate mailing list email as spam as a shortcut way... Read Post

Crazy Christians and Bad Spam and Mailing List Management

Technology : TechnoSailor (3 years ago)

I somehow got added to a mailing list recently unsolicited. It’s called Christian Report and I refuse to link to them. It is an arrogant, self-serving site that is plagued by guilt. There is therefore now no condemnation for those t... Read Post

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