While all the talk of what's slick and hot and next seems to focus on adding AI to this and building the blockchain version of that, it still sounds to me like email is where the money is. Am I crazy to think that? And of course, multi-channel matters, but that means having a strong email service as one of those channels, no? I think Sinch would agree.
Perhaps known to most as an SMS aggregator, Stockholm, Sweden-based Sinch has decided to dive headfirst into email, having, "signed a definitive deal to acquire Pathwire, the cloud-based email provider behind Mailgun, Mailjet and Email on Acid." Read all about it over on TechCrunch.