[$] The trouble with text-only email
Mozilla’s manifesto commits the organization to a number of principles, including support for individual privacy and an individual’s right to control how they experience the Internet. As a result, when Mozilla recently stated its intent to remove the “text only” option from its mailing lists — for the purpose of tracking whether recipients are reading its emails — the reaction was, to put it lightly, not entirely positive. The text-only option has been saved, but the motivation behind this change is indicative of the challenges facing independent senders of email.
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