What should I be using for E-Mail, /g/?
Corollary: what should broke-ass fucks be using for E-Mail, /g/?
I think that they have posted on their blog that everyone should be able to finally get in by early January.
They have recently upped storage on a free account from 100MB to 500MB, which could be an indication that things are stable enough now to let everyone in.
If you haven't already, then reserve an account name.
e-mail server: any of them (gmail supports IMAP)
e-mail client: thunderbird. mutt if you can take the text-based challenge.
Get PGP while you're at it. Encrypt everything. Why the hell not?
OpenMailBox is ran by one or two French kids. They take days to reply to e-mail inquiries. They can potentially pull the plug at any time, really, though they probably won't.
ProtonMail is LavaBit 2.0, in a way, but not based in Nazi America, so it won't be easily shut down by gooberment.