Gmail, the popular email service hosted by Google, turns 10 years old on Tuesday. By 2012, it reached 425 million active global users, making it today's most in-demand email service. And it's only climbing upward, now estimated to have more than 500 million active accounts.
But who is the average Gmail user?
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Google will occasionally share background data, but does not share specific statistics about its users (when reached by Mashable, Google reps declined to share metric data, or say why they release data so infrequently).Google, Email, Gmail, Features, and Tech