In emails presented during a California patent case, Apple marketing chief Phil Schiller expresses frustration with his company's advertising efforts and notes that Samsung's ads seem to be "in the zone."
Google is now emailing you adverts with special messages in the new design of Gmail.
Google changes the design of its email service, incorporates photos into contacts and changes how replies are displayed.
The whistle-blowing group is to publish more than two million emails that will "embarrass" Syria, but also Western nations that are dealing with the oppressive Assad regime.
Some people have found that their draft email messages will persist in the Drafts mailbox despite them having completed and sent the message.
When it comes to email the message is always "buyer beware".