July 2011

How could Google deter forevermore spammers to spam Gmail users

Thanks to the Spam button, any Gmail user can quickly report new SPAM to Google.
Google can collect reports from thousand of users and maintains a list of spamming sources and deny new emails from them.
This list is nothing more than a RBL.

Parsing email using Python part 2 of 2 : The content

The code and tips here, are all included in the new pyzmail library. More samples and tips can be found in the API documentation.

The first part was about mail header. This second part take focus on the mail content.

Today's mails include HTML formatted texts, pictures and other attachments.

IPv6, the switch: When ? (or a world without IPv4)

The number of IPv4 addresses used on the Internet is limited, IANA the organization in charge of the addresses allocation has assigned the last ones during the beginning of 2011.

Parsing email using Python part 1 of 2 : The Header

The code and tips here, are all included in the new pyzmail library. More samples and tips can be found in the API documentation.

Welcome to this series of two small articles about how to parse emails using Python. This first one is about mail header. The second one is about mail content.