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How the Post Office Killed Digital Mail

Here is a thoroughly depressing story on how the US Post Office fights innovation and killed a user-focused startup. Quote below from US Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe:

You disrupt my service and we will never work with you.’” Further, “‘You mentioned making the service better for our customers; but the American citizens aren’t our customers—about 400 junk mailers are our customers.  Your service hurts our ability to serve those customers.”

via Outbox vs. USPS: How the Post Office Killed Digital Mail | InsideSources.