Why is junk email called 'Spam'?

Answer Im sure you been reading the above stuff about the word coming from Monty Python???Well... those are WRONGThe word was coined as the winning entry in a 1937 (!)competition to choose a name for Horm... Read More »

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Why is junk mail called spam?

SPAM is known by many as the meat in a can. However, in today's electronic age, the word "spam" is also another name for junk mail or an unauthorized message sent via email. Since the word SPAM (in... Read More »

How can I get MORE spam email?

How to Control Email Spam?

Fed up with spam? You’re not alone, so is everyone else. Spend a couple of days without checking e-mail or emptying your junk mail folder, and you often return to an inbox bulging with irritating... Read More »

How do I filter spam email?

Set Up a Spam Filter in GmailLog into your Gmail account. Click "Settings" in the upper-right corner of the webpage, and select "Filters." Click "Create a New Filter." Fill in the specifications fo... Read More »