Although AOL capitulated in the wake of a major campaign against its pay-for-guaranteed-email-delivery plans, rumor has it some folks still aren’t happy.
I am not sure what is up with that, but I’ll bet if AOL just said “here’s the keys – you run the place,” folks would still be bitching. Maybe they should consider beating up on AOL’s ubiquitous instant messaging platform instead. Uh oh! AOL is already giving that away, and (now) then some.
Great. Now politicians are getting involved.
If you don’t understand why I think this is a bad idea, please check the effective date of the CAN-SPAM Act…ok…done? (hint: it was over two years ago) Ok, now check your inbox. Get the picture now?