Today, we are happy to announce Mozilla Messaging has begun operations. This is the new mail subsidiary of the non-profit Mozilla Foundation, with David Ascher taking the helm as CEO.

For all you Thunderbird fans out there you will be pleased to know, the initial focus for Mozilla Messaging is the development of Thunderbird 3, which will deliver significant improvements, notably integrated calendaring, better search and enhancements to the overall user experience.

You can read the full press release here:

Also check out the FAQ’s and David Ascher’s blog

We also have a new website specially for Mozilla Messaging, take a look at: