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0Spam.com News

  • [10 July 2008] – Substantial changes to mail agent configuration made that should substantially improve website performance
  • [08 July 2008] – Changes to mail agent configuration made that should improve website performance (didn’t work)
  • [08 July 2008] – New system monitoring script introduced to ensure that the web interface is consistently accessible
  • [05 July 2008] – Database capacity increased substantially, error 136 should be gone
  • [04 June 2008] – Sorting now available for white lists and block lists! Please inform us if this introduces any new issues.
  • [04 June 2008] – Paypal support introduced! Now you can upgrade your account via either 2co.com or paypal.com
  • [04 June 2008] – Undeleted issue should be fixed for users that were unable to undelete messages previously.[02 June 2008] – Mail Agent Settings modified to more effectively handle heavy loads during peak usage hours, performance should be substantially better than before.
  • [20 May 2008] – Temporary System Maintenance at 8:45 GMT… This change should fix database issues in the future.
  • [20 May 2008] – Daily reports issue should be fixed for users that were unable to receive daily reports previously.
  • [9 April 2008] – Improvements made to contact form inside account
  • [26 March 2008] – Improvements made to PopSpam for Yahoo mail and GMail users – it should work for all Yahoo users now.
  • [10 November 2007] – Translation submission form added to the bottom of all pages, lots of minor problems fixed.
  • [09 November 2007] – Made the user interface easier to use, improved account settings form, made header and footer consistent inside account.
  • [02 November 2007] – Automated upgrade process for convenience of users.
  • [20 October 2007] – New, user-friendly web interface is comming soon, Hotmail support is currently being re-implemented, (this will be announced when it is finished) and a form for submitting translations in other languages will be added soon.
  • [12 October 2007] – Clarified Frequently Asked Questions. Additional staff hired to provide more effective customer support, and to implement more features.
  • [8 October 2007] – Upgraded database to improve reliability.
  • [3 September 2005] – Norwegian added to verification languages. Likely non-spam messages in JunkMail folder are now highlighted in green.
  • [11 August 2007] – Our Spam filter works with both Carbonite online backup (get coupon) and Norton AntiVirus (get coupon)
  • [22 June 2005] – Simplified Chinese added to verification languages.
  • [10 June 2005] – 0spam.com is featured in an excellent PC Magazine online article by editor Neil J. Rubenking.
  • [26 January 2005] – Estonian and Bulgarian added to verification languages.
  • [7 January 2005] – About.com’s Heinz Tschabitscher publishes his 0Spam.com Review.
  • [2 January 2005] – Global whitelist feature added for verified E-mail senders. This is an automatic built-in feature.
  • [16 November 2004] – 0Spam.com Express for Windows is released.
  • [13 October 2004] – Major hardware and software upgrades. IMAP now supported. POPSpam now compatible with Mozilla Thunderbird.
  • [12 October 2004] – Support for GMail added. The 0Spam.com IP Blacklist Project in development.
  • [2 September 2004] – Japanese and Indonesian languages added.
  • [19 August 2004] – Search feature for JunkMail Folder added, second backup server for re-undeleting messages, and auto-login added.
  • [17 August 2004] – Anti-virus software installed today, automatically blocks current and future viruses by around 98%.
  • [13 August 2004] – Grant Hardy does a 28 minute review and audio tutorial of 0Spam.com for ACB Radio.
  • [5 August 2004] – New virus and worm blocking module will be added shortly, will detect around 99% of current and new viruses.
  • [19 June 2004] – The 0Spam.com publishes a list of 1633 Free E-mail Services, which may help software developers fight spam.
  • [12 June 2004] – The 50 Latest Spams Caught Today page is added.
  • [2 June 2004] – Chinese, Slovak, and Catalan verification translations added. Spammers are attempting to bypass anti spam services like 0Spam.com.
  • [14 May 2004] – Polish and Romanian languages added, daily spam reporting feature added.
  • [11 April 2004] – Fixed issue with Yahoo, Hotmail that marked scanned mails as read, many minor issues fixed as well.
  • [8 April 2004] – Customizable verification messages, catch-all account feature for Professional accounts, and French homepage translation added.
  • [6 March 2004] – POPSpam now compatible with Yahoo and Hotmail.
  • [1 March 2004] – Forums added, Finnish language added.
  • [23 January 2004] – Language support for Russian added.
  • [5 January 2004] – The simulated POP server called POPSpam is added which will greatly improve service.
  • [2 January 2004] – The Dutch language added for verification mails.
  • [1 January 2004] – Krify.com, a technology information site from India lists 0Spam.com.
  • [18 December 2003] – Support for blind users added.
  • [8 December 2003] – Language support for Turkish added.
  • [24 November 2003] – Language support for Serbian added, Smart Language Detection fully implemented.
  • [11 November 2003] – French, German, and Italian language support added.
  • [4 November 2003] – New minor features added: account editing and option to turn off verification messages and use only filters.
  • [31 October 2003] – Support for other languages (Portuguese, Danish, Swedish) added for verification E-mails. Other submissions are welcome.
  • [22 October 2003] – 0Spam.com recently received an excellent review in the Jakarta Post, an Indonesian newspaper.
  • [30 September 2003] – Support for Hotmail E-mail accounts added.
  • [20 September 2003] – Support for Yahoo E-mail accounts added.
  • [31 August 2003] – “Smart Whitelisting” feature added.
  • [30 August 2003] – Users may now select the number of days a sender has to verify their mail before it is deleted.
  • [24 August 2003] – New feature added: the re-undelete feature allows messages to be undeleted to any E-mail address multiple times.
  • [30 July 2003] – New feature added: keyword/phrase blocklist, added by request.
  • [28 July 2003] – Press release for 0Spam.com has been posted.
  • [27 July 2003] – The 0Spam.com tutorial has been updated with more details for fine-tuning your 0Spam.com account.
  • [25 July 2003] – New compression method will be implemented over the weekend, will result in more storage space per account.
  • [23 July 2003] – 128-bit security certificate added today, allows for secure logins and secure viewing of deleted mail on the admin page.
  • [5 July 2003] – Keyword Whitelisting added which allows users to whitelist mail if it contains specific keywords or phases anywhere in the mail.