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Google Distrusts Itself?

David Bolton [PersonRank 1]

Wednesday, April 6, 2011
13 years ago7,616 views

I got a Google Alert with a warning about the sender from Gmail! Here's the header without my email address.

from Google Alerts <googlealerts-noreply[put at-character here]>
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date 6 April 2011 21:29
subject Google Alert – "c# programming"
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Roger Browne [PersonRank 10]

13 years ago #

Gmail sometimes sorts legitimate Google emails into the spambox.

This is encouraging, because it shows that Google is applying the same algorithms to itself as to others.

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