We’re going to be open with you | May 21, 2020

Hi everyone,

Opening. Re-opening, rather. It’s top of mind right now. Stay-at-home orders are being lifted. As are restrictions on businesses. More of us are opening our minds and our hearts.

Speaking of open, have you read about Microsoft’s billion-dollar AI investment? Here at home-dev.rasa.io, we’re using AI to build smarter email newsletters. For us, being open means sharing helpful info. To that end, here are 14 content curation tools we think are worth checking out. Also, listen to a newsletter guru open up about his email obsession on the Pushing Send Podcast.

This week, email open rates are climbing despite Covid-19. Google is tackling open tabs. And two NASA astronauts keep open minds in preparing to launch with SpaceX. Would you travel to space if you had the chance? Scroll down to vote in this week’s poll.

Thanks for opening and reading. And for wearing a face mask, whether homemade or purchased (we’re an even split, according to our last poll).

Until next week!

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