Another day, another digital mail startup…

So far this year we’ve seen the demise of Zumbox, Outbox and Manilla, startups that tried to succeed as digital mail providers. EarthClass Mail is still with us, Pitney Bowes’ Volly is “coming soon” (as it has been for several years), and now we have another contender: Scan Mailboxes. The service, founded by a pair of deaf entrepreneurs from Austin, appears to be similar to EarthClass- you forward your mail to the company, and they scan the outsides of the mail pieces. The digitized images are made available online so you can tell the company what to do with the physical items themselves. Continue reading