Today Google announces the launching of GMail, the search engine’s venture into the world of Web e-mail. With a gigabyte of online storage, GMail is designed so that you never have to delete another e-mail, and you’ll be able to easily search them. Check out Danny Sullivan’sreview of the new service.

There are some who believe that the whole thing is an elaborate April Fools joke. If it is, it’s a pretty good one.