The Other Gmail Shoe Drops

February 10th, 2006  |  Published in old and busted

Official Google Blog: Big mail on campus:

> We’re testing a new service with the school by hosting Gmail accounts with SJCC domain addresses (like, plus admin tools for efficient account management. Massive storage and features that tame the most unruly inboxes, like powerful mail search, conversation view for messages, and a fast interface, make Gmail very handy for students.

I was wondering when Gmail would stop being a contextual ad conduit and start being a thing Google used to make some money while remaining a contextual ad conduit. I reckon that’s it. Managed service for an organization grateful to not deal with the issues itself, ongoing AdSense revenues, and even, perhaps, more money for heavily targeted local ad buys.

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