E-mail is referred to 'Electronic Mail'. With a computer and an
internet connection is it possible to send mail-messages. Therefore you need an
e-mail address mostly delivered by your provider (Tele2,
XS4all in the Netherlands)
To send end receive the mail do you need an e-mail program on your computer. Examples of such free programs are Windows Live en Mozilla Thunderbird.
There are also websites where you can get access to free e-mail addresses. These so called webmail services make it possible to send and receive your mail on the internet without installing a special mail program. You may send and receive mail from everywhere in the world (where internet is available).
Webmail services with free e-mail addresses: