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Gmail Updates Includes “Improved” Google+ Integration Gmail Updates Includes “Improved” Google+ Integration
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As Google continues it’s “one nation under Google+” push, they’ve recently introduced some Gmail updates that, among other improvements, increases Google+ circle integration. Whatever your position on Google+, you have to admit the integration is seamless and almost unnoticeable. In …

Google Touts Its Green Tech in “Story of Send” Google Touts Its Green Tech in “Story of Send”

If you’ve ever wondered how your email gets from your computer to another inbox, you’re in luck. Google has created a simplistic video showing the basics of how email sent from Gmail travels to its destination. The video is more …

Gmail Now Features Google+ Replies From Your Inbox Gmail Now Features Google+ Replies From Your Inbox

Gmail today announced that a new feature now allows Google+ users to respond to Google+ email notifications right from their inbox. The image above shows how Google+ email notifications will now look for users of Gmail. These changes have already …

U.S. Department of the Interior Chooses Google Apps U.S. Department of the Interior Chooses Google Apps
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The U.S. Department of the Interior announced yesterday that it has awarded a contract to Onix Networking for department-wide cloud email and collaboration services using Google Apps for Government. The contract is part of the Department of the Interior’s “IT …

LG Launching Cloud on May 1st LG Launching Cloud on May 1st

LG Corp., the second largest electronics manufacturer in South Korea behind Samsung, is launching its own cloud services, aptly called LG Cloud. The platform is a bit different than a more orthodox cloud environment, as it’s meant to merely share …

Gmail Now Offers 10 GB of Free Storage Gmail Now Offers 10 GB of Free Storage
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With Google Drive officially going online today, the company is celebrating the launch by increasing free Gmail storage to 10 GB, up from roughly 7.5 GB. According to the Gmail Blog, the changes will take effect over the next 24 …

Gmail Meter Tracks Your Email Statistics Gmail Meter Tracks Your Email Statistics
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If you’ve ever been curious about how you use Gmail, statistically, on a monthly basis – today is your lucky day. Google has just posted about Gmail Meter on the Gmail blog, a Google Apps Script designed to give users …

Gmail Down for Some Users Gmail Down for Some Users

Gmail is reportedly down in some areas, with roughly 2% of its users seeing temporary error code (500) messages. Google’s own Apps Status Dashboard shows a service disruption under the Google Mail column, and @gmail posted a tweet on the …

Google Finally Registers Gmail Name in Germany Google Finally Registers Gmail Name in Germany

Up until very recently, Google has been unable to register its ‘@gmail’ extension in Germany, and users were forced to type @googlemail.com when sending a message, all because the ‘G-mail’ name had been copyrighted in that country, long before Google …

Is Email The Future Of Social Media? Is Email The Future Of Social Media?
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It’s quite interesting that despite all of the social media offerings and new features from social networks that have come out over the last several years, we continue to see not only email continue to thrive as a communication channel, …

Gmail Phishing Attacks Could Dupe the Unwary Gmail Phishing Attacks Could Dupe the Unwary
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The security gurus over at Naked Security are warning gmail users about a phishing scam they have seen emailed around to gmail users recently. A phishing scam is one in which a user is tricked into entering account usernames, passwords, …

Gmail ‘People Widget’ Gets New Photos Gmail ‘People Widget’ Gets New Photos
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The Gmail team at Google announced in a Google+ post that the ‘people widget’ in Gmail would now display up to 3 recent photos that person has sent you. The photos will link back to the emails they were sent …

Gmail Android App Update Brings Ice Cream Sandwich Features to Honeycomb Gmail Android App Update Brings Ice Cream Sandwich Features to Honeycomb

Google recently released an update for its Android app version of Gmail. The update, which brings the Gmail app up to version 4.0.5, gives Android 3.2 Honeycomb users some of the same features on their tablets that phone users with …

Gmail Android App Getting New Developer Features Gmail Android App Getting New Developer Features

I thought the Gmail Android app was pretty fantastic, but it’s never good enough for Google. Developers now have new tools at their disposal to implement a public ContentProvider “that you can use to retrieve label data.” This tool provides …

Google+ Notifications In Gmail Now Let You Add To Circles Google+ Notifications In Gmail Now Let You Add To Circles

Email notifications walk a fine line between useful and annoying. I find that I like receiving them for some services (Twitter, especially when I get a new follower or get retweeted or mentioned) and I absolutely hate receiving them for …

Google Promises Fix For Gmail Flickering Bug In Android Google Promises Fix For Gmail Flickering Bug In Android
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Google has promised that a fix is on the way for a nasty little bug that is preventing some Android users from accessing their Gmail inboxes via the Gmail app. Apparently when users open the app on their phones, the …

Gmail Now Tells You Why An Email Was Marked Spam Gmail Now Tells You Why An Email Was Marked Spam
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Not everyone delves into the dark depths of their Gmail spam folder, but for those that do: Have you ever wondered why Gmail marked a particular email as spam? Now you can easily find out, as each email marked as …

Gmail Can Now Handle Mail Links In Chrome Gmail Can Now Handle Mail Links In Chrome
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Users who prefer web-mail services like Gmail over their computer’s native email client have often had a hard time with email links on web pages. Clicking those links usually opens up your email client, and using them with a web-based …

Yahoo! Updates Mail for Android Yahoo! Updates Mail for Android
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Yahoo! has just updated their Yahoo! Mail for Android App, offering multiple new ways to customize notifications, amongst other modifications. Users can now option notifications with sound, vibrate or silent, and can add a status bar. Also what’s new is …

Email Makes Us Spend Two Hours Reading It Email Makes Us Spend Two Hours Reading It

Email is an important part of our everyday life, even if you don’t think about it while you’re deleting everything in your inbox. Baydin, makers of the email plug-in Boomerang, compiled data from 5 million emails and found some interesting …

Googles Sites, Encrypted Search Return To Iran (For Now) Googles Sites, Encrypted Search Return To Iran (For Now)

For now, it appears, Google has returned to the people of Iran. Last week the government blocked sites like Gmail, YouTube, and encrypted search before the weekend, which maybe-not-so coincidentally also marked the anniversary of the Islamic Revolution. It’s a …