As I said before, I like to use and support FOSS and one of the other programs that I use is Thunderbird Mail for my e-mails, calendar, and task list. I tried other e-mail clients, but Thunderbird always stuck with me. Why? Because it has good support for multiple e-mail accounts and the addons make it easier to consolidate programs
Like Firefox, I have a two addons to make it more useful in my workflow:
- Lighting: My calendar and task list. Because I don’t use G-mail, I don’t need the addon that makes Lighting work with G-mail- I use Fastmail.fm for my e-mail. Yes! I pay for my e-mail, but it’s better than trusting Google.
- Bamboo: A RSS reader. I’m not sure if I will move on to something where I can sync since I have two devices but this one will do for now.
Thunderbird is a wonderful preinstalled program for users that want an e-mail client. Try it out!