Is Email Fundamentally Broken?

Nick Bilton over at the New York Times believes email is dysfunctional beyond repair. He says no amount of filtering can block out unwanted noise, replying to everyone you should reply to can be exhausting, and social network are easier and more intuitive to use.

Thus, the only solution might be to use email less and tweet or Facebook more. Is it time to give up on email? [NYT]

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