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    Gmail's Spam Filter No Longer Effective?

    As a GoogleMail user I was more than a little perturbed to read the headline on this Blog:

    Link: Gmail's Spam Filter No Longer Effective?

    Also the news that GoogleMail fared less well than Yahoo Mail and Hotmail in this regard. However I find that GoogleMail performs as reported in the article:

    I rarely get spam messages that aren't flagged by Gmail,...
    I must say that overall I agree with the first comment:

    forever Gmail!

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    I think I've had about 1 spam message a month slip through their filter in the 6 years or so I've used it. Can't complain!!

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    I haven't had any come through. I think its pretty good in all honesty

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    I did get one through earlier this month, but it is very, very rare.

    Edit - Just checked; a few false positives and lots of pills to make my...
    Last edited by Andrew_C; 24th May 2010 at 08:46 AM.

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