Dmail Makes Your Gmail Messages Self-Destruct

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Have you ever regretted sending an email, and wished you could take it back? Or maybe you’ve worried about sending confidential information over email – especially after seeing the damage a large-scale email hack can cause, like the one that hit Sony Pictures last year? A new “self-destructing” email service called Dmail aims to eliminate these concerns with the introduction of tool that allows you to better control the messages that are sent over Gmail.

With Dmail, you can revoke access to any email at any time, and, in a release arriving soon, you’ll be able to stop recipients from forwarding your message to others, too.

The idea for the new service comes from the team behind the social bookmarking service Delicious. A longtime web staple, Delicious was sold by its former owners, YouTube co-founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen, to the tech investment and advisory firm Science, Inc., run by former…

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The Rise Of Silicon Savannah And Africa’s Tech Movement

Originally posted on TechCrunch:
[tc_contributor_byline slug=”jake-bright”][tc_contributor_byline slug=”aubrey-hruby”] Tech will be on President Obama’s agenda as he hosts the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Kenya, taking along internet pioneer Steve Case and Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky. Nascent as it may be, Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) does have a promising tech sector — a growing patchwork of entrepreneurs, startups,…

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Toshiba’s CEO Is Stepping Down Over an Accounting Scandal

Originally posted on TIME:
Accounting irregularities have plunged the Japanese conglomerate company Toshiba into a crisis, with several key board members stepping down, including CEO Hisao Tanaka. Other executives expected to leave Toshiba around September include Norio Sasaki, who is currently vice chairman and a former president. The Japanese company has also hired a third-party…

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Payment Automation 101

Originally posted on AP Automation News:
In the landscape of automation, software, processes and payments there is a new idea that is just starting to show real signs of its usefulness – Payment Automation. There is a lot of “automation” out there Accounts Payable Automation Marketing Automation Facilities Automation Assembly Line Automation Engineering Automation Salesforce Automation The…

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