One major component of information overload is inbox overload - too much email. It is easy to send email - almost too easy. People send emails about topics which otherwise wouldn't be worth the time, leading to a glut of email. Of course, spam and almost-spam (forwarded jokes or cartoons and such) are growing issues as well.

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Intel's Got (Too Much) Mail
Intel averages 3 million email messages per day. Here's a short course on how the Silicon Valley giant gets the most out of those messages. (March 01, 2001)
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