A Program To Manage Email Overload

A Program To Manage Email Overload

Hilary Mason, a data scientist at Bitly, has created an automated software program that helps manage an e-mail inbox efficiently.

Naresh Kumar
  • 24 august 2010

As a way to help solve the problem of email overload many of us face on a daily basis, Hilary Mason, a data scientist at Bitly, has written a program code to automatically sort her Gmail e-mails by importance. The E-Mail Classifier follows a series of rules which determine the priority order of the e-mails on a constant basis. So what are the parameters that the E-Mail Classifier looks for while sorting the mails? The New York Times explains:

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