If you go back to early 2000s (or the pre-Gmail era) then you perfectly remember that you hated your inbox (whether it’s Hotmail or Yahoo Mail) – thanks to “massive” 2 MB storage space and “beautiful” pop-up and banner ads.
Evernote and Gmail: A tale of two things cloud.
When Google launched Gmail on 1st April 2004, they reinvented email. Because, when Hotmail, Yahoo, etc. were offering a single-digit storage space Gmail offered 1,000 MB (or 1 GB) of free storage space.
Moreover it introduced several new concepts like Labels (instead of folders), Archiving (instead of deletion), powerful Search and Filter functions etc. See Gmail Ninja. [Read more…] about Here’s Why Evernote Can Be Your Second Inbox