Weekend Fun: Google Mail Goggles

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Official Gmail Blog: New in Labs: Stop sending mail you later regret

Ha, this isn't an “error proofing” service I would need anymore, but it might be helpful for our younger (say early 20's) readers. It's a google Gmail setting that prevents you from sending regrettable drunken messages (say, to ex's) by asking you a few math problems that you might not able to complete if drunk. Seems like a real google service — not a prank or joke.

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Mark Graban is an internationally-recognized consultant, author, and professional speaker who has worked in healthcare, manufacturing, and startups. He is author of the Shingo Award-winning books Lean Hospitals and Healthcare Kaizen, as well as The Executive Guide to Healthcare Kaizen. His most recent book is the anthology Practicing Lean that benefits the Louise H. Batz Patient Safety Foundation, where Mark is a board member. Mark is also a Senior Advisor to the technology company KaiNexus. His latest book has been released as an "in-progress" book, titled Measures of Success.

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5 Comments
  1. mike says

    the math is too easy…

  2. Francesca says
  3. Mark Graban says

    Ha ha, francesa, that’s some more difficult math, to say the least!

  4. mike says

    Do you think Google will roll this out to blogger comment system…

    im sober enough to read their simple captcha..

  5. Francesca says

    We love Randall Munroe and his geekish humor.

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