Microsoft Office 365 : Gmail Man

Gmailman: His favorite word is "peek-a-boo."

Published On
Jul 28, 2011

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Just a couple of days after Google launched a "Gmail intervention" video and website urging you to invite your friends to make the switch to Gmail, Microsoft has hit back, in this leaded video from one of the tech giant's annual sales conferences.

In it, Microsoft trashes Gmail for reading through emails to serve up better-targeted ads. A mailman (Gmailman) goes through mail skimming for keywords, something that Google has admitted it does.

The message -- use Microsoft's Office 365 -- it won't make your business theirs.