we’ve been all (already) assimilated

→ Google Has Most of My Email Because It Has All of Yours

Despite the fact that I spend hundreds of dollars a year and hours of work to host my own email server, Google has about half of my personal email! Last year, Google delivered 57% of the emails in my inbox that I replied to.

An extremely statistical analysis of his own personal mailbox of Benjamin Mako Hill (an Open Source and formerly Ubuntu advocate).

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