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Gmail Now Has a Bunch of New Emoticons (Yay?) Gmail Now Has a Bunch of New Emoticons (Yay?)
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Google has just given you the ability to make your emails much cuter or much more annoying, depending on who you ask. Gmail has just added over 1,000 new emoticons for your smiling, frowning, and winking pleasure. Before the big …

Microsoft Uses “Scroogled” Ads To Attack Decade-Old Gmail Feature Microsoft Uses “Scroogled” Ads To Attack Decade-Old Gmail Feature
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Microsoft is at it again with a new “Scroogled” campaign (you know, the ads where Microsoft attacks Google for things). The whole thing is a promotion for Microsoft’s Outlook.com. The basic premise is that Google serves you ads in Gmail …

Google Translate Adds Input Tools Google Translate Adds Input Tools

Google announced that it has integrated new input tools into Google Translate. When you choose an input language, you should see the input tools icon at the bottom of the text area. Click on this to turn on the input …

Google Adds Features To New Compose Box Google Adds Features To New Compose Box

Google announced today in a brief Google+ post that Gmail users can now add labels and stars to messages from the new compose box. Gmail1 hour ago Add labels and stars in the new composeYou can now add labels and …

Google Changes The Look Of Gmail And Google Drive Results On SERPs Google Changes The Look Of Gmail And Google Drive Results On SERPs

Earlier this year, Google launched an experimental feature that lets you add results from your Gmail account to your Google web search results page. Later, they added Google Drive files into the mix. The feature has been available to those …

Gmail Labs Features Graduate To Actual Features Gmail Labs Features Graduate To Actual Features

Gmail has some new official features, as in experimental “Labs” features, which have graduated into actual features. Google announced as much in a Google+ post: Gmail1 hour ago Send and archive, Quote selected text and Default reply to all graduate …

Gmail For iOS Updated With New Look And Features Gmail For iOS Updated With New Look And Features
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Google pushed an update for Gmail on Android 4.0 and above devices yesterday that added a lot of much needed features to the mobile email client. Now iOS users can also enjoy a completely new Gmail experience that adds new …

Gmail For Android Gets Much Needed Improvements, Exclusive To Android 4.0 And Above Gmail For Android Gets Much Needed Improvements, Exclusive To Android 4.0 And Above

Gmail comes standard with almost every Android device, but it hasn’t seen much improvement for quite a while now. That all changes today with its latest update for Android 4.0-4.2 devices. The Gmail team announced a number of improvements today …

Microsoft: Gmail Users Prefer Outlook.com Microsoft: Gmail Users Prefer Outlook.com

There’s no cool blind taste test site or video with some guy walking up to random people and shoving such an offering in their faces, but Microsoft is once again saying that most users prefer its product to Google’s. This …

Google Improves Google Drive Integration In Gmail Google Improves Google Drive Integration In Gmail

Google announced a new integration of Google Drive into Gmail today, enabling users to easily add files from Google Drive to email messages. From the compose box, you will find a button with a Google Drive icon, which will enable …

Gmail Launches In Cherokee (GWY) Gmail Launches In Cherokee (GWY)
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Today, Google announced the launch of Gmail in its 57th language. In March of last year, Google added Cherokee to the list of languages for search, and now the language, also known as GWY, is available for Gmail. Both include …

Gmail Adds Some More Search Improvements Gmail Adds Some More Search Improvements

Google announced today that you can now search for emails by file size in Gmail. To do so, you would enter queries in formats such as: “size:5m” or “larger:5m”. Gmail will also let you search for emails, based on when …

Gmail Is Now Bigger Than Hotmail Gmail Is Now Bigger Than Hotmail
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Google said in June that it had 425 million unique users a month (an increase of 75 million from the number the company reported in January). Google has reportedly claimed the top webmail spot based on its own internal numbers, …

Google Changes How You Compose Emails In Gmail Google Changes How You Compose Emails In Gmail
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Google has made a change to the compose/reply experience in Gmail, so that it now comes in a pop up box. “How many times have you been writing an email and had to reference something in another message? Saving a …

Google Adds Your Google Drive Files To SERPs Google Adds Your Google Drive Files To SERPs

In August, Google launched a feature that surfaces your email messages from Gmail on web search results pages when relevant. It has only been available in an opt-in field trial so far, but it seems likely that this will become …

Google Accused Of Violating Your Privacy Again Google Accused Of Violating Your Privacy Again
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Google violates your privacy in all kinds of awful ways, or at least that’s what the online privacy proponents would have you believe. The last major privacy hurdle Google had to jump involved the company’s Street View service. Some investigations …

Gmail For Android 4.2 Comes With Useful New Features Gmail For Android 4.2 Comes With Useful New Features
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Do you use Gmail for Android? Chances are you probably do. Some people may not be using it as much as they would like to due to a few features still not present in the latest version. It looks like …

Google Includes Steve Jobs Easter Egg in Gmail for iOS Screenshots Google Includes Steve Jobs Easter Egg in Gmail for iOS Screenshots

Despite the fact that Apple and Google compete in some similar arenas, you have to think that there are plenty of Googlers who respect late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. Either that, or Google really knows how to subtly play to …

Gmail Gets Over 100 New Input Tools Gmail Gets Over 100 New Input Tools
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Google announced today that it is adding over 100 virtual keyboards, transliteration and IMEs (input method editors) to Gmail, giving users tools to type in different languages and keyboard layouts for improved international communication. “Finding the right words can be …

Gmail Gets Ability To Search Through Attachments Gmail Gets Ability To Search Through Attachments

Little by little, Google has been improving search in Gmail. Back in May, Google made improvements to autocomplete predictions in Gmail, so that they would take into account the actual content of emails. About a month ago, Google added support …

Google Launches New Way To Sync Contacts Google Launches New Way To Sync Contacts
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Google has introduced a new way to sync Google Contacts between the desktop and mobile devices. This comes in the form of the CardDAV open protocol. Developers will be able to take advantage of the protocol to make their apps …