Evolution Of Email [INFOGRAPHIC]

As part of a study, Microsoft released an infographic displaying the evolution of email. Email is nearly 50 years old (yep, it was introduced in 1965). It was first introduced at MIT. Though this infographic is Microsoft and Outlook related, it is clearly explains the historical milestones of email, which includes the introduction of HTML Emails (Late 1990s), the introduction of the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol – SMTP (1982) and even the release of MS Outlook for MS-DOS. Not to mention, during early 1990s, Email spam started to grow.

Evolution Of Email

Even Social Networks are popular, Email is still popular for communicating. Do you think this can be replaced? Share your opinions on comments below.