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1. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 18:08 GMT
I think it is peeps. Email is old school now.
When you watch a show, and it's a show where you can contact the show to say something, they give email, Twitter, Face Book contacts, but it's all about Twitter these days.
My Dad would send an email, I'd Tweet.
And I heard email refered to as old school on the TV the other day, and I thought - don't be stupid, it's not been around for long enough, but then this is the 21st century, things move fast these days. There is a 32% chance that you will never get to read this message, as by the time I've typed and posted it, the World Wide Web will have been exterminated in a war to the death with SkyNet, and I've been marked for termination. That's how fast things move.
So yeah, is email old school? Discuss.
2. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 19:02 GMT
Email is old school just because nobody has Blackberries.
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3. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 19:07 GMT
I don't do Twitter or Spacebook. When I'm not texting, I'm using e-mail. It aint old-school, far from it.
Snail mail, now that's old-school.
4. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 19:10 GMT
Gmail is better than email because with gmail, you can talk to your friends & family and you can send emails with it too. Email can only send emails. Not talking with friends and family or anything. My gmail address is in my signature.
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5. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 19:12 GMT
Yea i have to agree with Machu, emailing is important. Tweeting is great and all but hopefully it will die out in the next few years
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6. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 19:13 GMT
I see smart phones all over the place, way more than I see regular cell phones.
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7. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 19:14 GMT
Isn't Gmail just email? Am I missing something?
I get pretty hacked off these days with everyone sending messages to each other through Facebook. It's nowhere near as good as regular email and try searching for an old message from over a year ago - nightmare!
Edited on Tue 27th October, 2009 @ 19:16 by Dazza
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8. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 19:15 GMT
This fails in so many ways.
Is it after 9PM EST? You should probably ignore the above post.
9. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 19:16 GMT
Doesn't gmail allow you to send really big files and what not?
10. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 19:26 GMT
I still use a phone that's not a cell!!! but i also have a cell phone
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11. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 19:29 GMT
I don't twitter... I think it is a stupid, autobiographical hobby that people enjoy which I think is stupid because it is.
Run-on sentences aside, Twitter is fine, Gmail is the best email client, and when I'm away from my girl, I write her a letter-- old school. Email is the next, less formal and more practical, step.
12. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 19:30 GMT
It does not take huge files. I've tried.
13. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 19:32 GMT
Gmail is more than just email huh? Awesome.
Just use ftp for that.
Edited on Tue 27th October, 2009 @ 19:33 by Machu
14. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 19:49 GMT
Ramandus wrote:Email is old school just because nobody has Blackberries.I see smart phones all over the place, way more than I see regular cell phones.
I hope you're not talking about iPhones.
15. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 20:41 GMT
E-mail is still very much important, especially for businesses. I send E-mails everyday at work as I am sure many people do, Twitter, Facebook etc are no replacement for E-mail.
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16. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 20:42 GMT
unless ur on facebook
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17. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 20:51 GMT
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18. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 20:52 GMT
i use email and im 15! although i like retro games more than modern then i guess im old school!
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19. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 20:54 GMT
also email can serve as a place to save important info. just send the email with an attachment to urself and if u need it bring up ur email and download the file!
20. Posted: Tue 27th Oct 2009 20:55 GMT
E-Mail isn't Old School. E-Mail is very up-to-date. Nobody sends an invitation to a party via twitter. And nobody sends an important Word document via facebook.
So, no. E-Mail is not old-school.
I rather think that Twitter, Myspace, Facebook & Co. are gonna be gone soon unlike E-Mails.
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