Tuesday, December 11th 2007
Google recently mistakenly disabled the Gmail accounts of some users, a mistake caused by company's attempt to stop spammers.
I understand that some of you have had a frustrating experience with your accounts being inappropriately disabled. Our team is aware of the problem, and our engineers are continuing to investigatesaid a Google staffer, identified as Google Guide. People whose accounts were disabled by mistake should have regained access to them already and no data should have been lost, the Google staffer also wrote. Google spokesperson Courtney Hohne said the mistakenly disabled accounts affected "a small fraction," well below 1 percent of the tens of millions of Gmail users.Source: Yahoo! News