you’ve got mail

Google mailbox

Everybody has got a Gmail account, but how many people can say they have an actual, physical Google mailbox? I saw this at Bic Camera, where Alphabet is pushing hard to cut off Amazon and its Alexa gadgets from the Japan IoT market, which is still lagging behind the U.S. one. Japanese rooms are tight and cluttered: Why have to speak when you can just reach for the nearby switch?

I’ve also added some random postage-related shots that have been hanging around a while now, like lost letters:

A mailbox somewhere in Setagaya Ward

 

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