Day: May 3, 2008

  • Happy Birthday Spam!

    Spam – the scourge of every e-mail inbox – celebrates its 30th anniversary this weekend. The first recognisable e-mail marketing message was sent on 3 May, 1978 to 400 people on behalf of DEC – a now-defunct computer-maker. (Source: BBC News) Of course, I’ve written about the true nature of spam before. HAPPY BIRTHDAY SPAAAAAAAAAM!