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Dave McLean

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There's a new "free" Webmail player in town. This is good news for Hotmail and Yahoo users, disgruntled by new Terms of Service and fee-for-service agreements. As long as you own a Mac with OS9 or higher.

As discussed in this article about Yahoo! and this article about Hotmail, many free email providers are switching to fee-based premium services.

Mac Soap Opera As the Apple Turns is reporting that Apple is trying to "out-Hotmail, Hotmail" by setting up its own Web-based email system.

Designed only for iTools users -Apple's version of MSN- the Webmail application is in Beta testing, but open for public use. Anyone with an iTools account can access Apple's Webmail application by visiting

AtAT is reporting such features as checking third-party POP accounts, availability in English and Japanese and a 5 MB mail limit.

A founder of, Dave McLean (damclean) is Principal and Creative Director of dw creative, located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Dave has more than 10 years of experience in visual and written communications. Developing two-bit sites for the Web since just after its inception, Dave is currently working full-time in the marketing department of a public community college.

As a founding member of Dave once held the position of Minister of Propaganda. He now sits one the sidelines heckling the current administration. You hippies!

Dave readily admits he stole his Bio template from the infamous aardvark, but has since converted it to his own purposes.

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