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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)

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 …

Gmail Man Is Back: Microsoft’s Ad Slams Google Privacy Practices Gmail Man Is Back: Microsoft’s Ad Slams Google Privacy Practices
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Last summer, a video leaked to YouTube called Gmail Man (actually, O365 MGX Copy at the time). In the video, the “Gmail Man” was actually a mailman that walked around reading people’s mail. He would then confront the people with …

Google Privacy Changes: Google Apps Admins, Users Get Notified Google Privacy Changes: Google Apps Admins, Users Get Notified

Google Apps users and admins have now been getting emails about Google’s highly publicized new privacy policy changes. Users are getting the same email that other Gmail users have been receiving throughout the past week. Admins are getting a different …

Gmail’s Clean Out Your Inbox Week Is Underway Gmail’s Clean Out Your Inbox Week Is Underway
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For the 5th time, Google has begun its annual “Clean Out Your Inbox Week,” focusing of course on Gmail. They’ve asked a (rather personal and oftentimes embarrassing) question of email users: what’s your inbox number? Well, it’s officially 2012. And …

Gmail Gets New Business Features [Google Apps] Gmail Gets New Business Features [Google Apps]
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Google announced some new management features for Gmail in Google Apps. These include: improved email compliance footers, approved/blocked sender lists and file attachment policies. “These capabilities help our customers address compliance requirements and effectively manage email traffic,” says Gmail Product …

Google: Here’s How To Get More Out Of Google+ Google: Here’s How To Get More Out Of Google+

In case you hadn’t noticed, Google is doing a lot to encourage people to use Google+. That includes TV ads (not something Google has done a lot historically) and new, deep integration into search results. They also recently launched a …

[Updated] Open Sesame: Google’s Newest Security Log-In Uses QR Codes [Updated] Open Sesame: Google’s Newest Security Log-In Uses QR Codes
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Be you a hyper-vigilant security hound or just a devoted paranoiac, Google has introduced a way in which you can at least alleviate that sensation whenever you log in to your Google account. In an effort to circumvent keyloggers or …

Google Improves Offline Gmail For Chrome Google Improves Offline Gmail For Chrome

Google took to the Official Gmail Blog today to discuss some updates it has made to the Gmail offline Chrome app. First would be the addition of a settings page, which lets you choose if you want to sync 7, …

Greplin Search Now Indexes Google Chat Greplin Search Now Indexes Google Chat

Greplin, the personalized search tool that lets you add data from your personal sources, has a new feature. Now, Greplin indexes Google chats. The company said in a blog post: Now you can search for your chats the same way …

Scribbles for Gmail Just In Time for the Holidays Scribbles for Gmail Just In Time for the Holidays
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Do you want to personalize those Christmas emails you’re sending out to family and friends? Maybe add something that gives it a more Christmas-y feel? If so, and if you’re sending your Gmail mailings from a mobile device, Google has …

Call Santa From Gmail Call Santa From Gmail
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As you may recall, Google set up a Google Voice number for Santa Claus last year. Google let people set up personalized calls from Santa at sendacallfromsanta.com. The site is once again in operation (for U.S. users). This year, Google …

Gmail iOS App Gets New Features Gmail iOS App Gets New Features

Google announced that it has updated its iOS app, after the app faced a great amount of criticism following its initial launch. Google had gone without offering an iOS app until just last month. The concept was greeted rather warmly …

Free Calls From Gmail To Continue Through 2012 Free Calls From Gmail To Continue Through 2012

Google announced that it is extending free phone calls from Gmail within the U.S. and Canada through next year. Last December, Google offered military families free $10 international call credits with the goal of helping soldiers stay in touch with …