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Gmail For Android Updated

05/19/2014, The folks over at Google have introduced a brand new update to their Gmail for Android app, and the rollout has already kicked off earlier today. Of course, this would mean that in the course of the coming few days, more and more people who work with...

Gmail For Android Hits 1 Billion Downloads

05/12/2014, …and counting, of course. With the explosion of the Android mobile operating system across the world (who would have thought that such humble beginnings of Android would see it end up as the juggernaut that we know of today?), it is no surprise,...

Google Reportedly Testing New User Interface For Gmail

05/11/2014, Google constantly tweaks its products and services behind the scenes and when its ready to make these changes public, it does. Though often we get a look at what’s going on behind the scenes. Since Gmail’s launch its user interface has been...

Google Will No Longer Scan Student Gmail Accounts

04/30/2014, Google has often been criticized for its data mining practices, which include scanning of Gmail accounts to serve users targeted ads on other Google properties. Though today the company announced that it will no longer scan student Gmail accounts for...

Gmail Gets New Insert Photo Button

04/15/2014, Most of us use our smartphones these days to capture plenty of images on the move, as carrying around a DSLR is just not as convenient. There is also the option of a Micro Four Thirds camera or other system cameras too, but those too, require you to tote...

Gmail For Android Screenshots Hint At Possible New Interface

04/02/2014, A couple of screenshots have leaked online which hint at the possibility that Gmail for Android app’s user interface might soon be getting an overhaul. It is unclear if these interface changes are final and are set to be rolled out to the public....

Gmail Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary Today

04/01/2014, If Google announces something new and potentially groundbreaking on April 1st, one might instantly chalk it up as an April Fools’ prank. That’s because the company takes part in this frivolity, cooking up ingenious pranks to catch us all by...

Gmail Shelfie Another April Fool’s Attempt

03/31/2014, Earlier this morning, we did bring you word on Google ushering in April Fool’s Day by giving you a chance to catch Pokemon. Well, it seems that there is yet another April Fool’s prank from Google that will involve the Google Shelfie, which is...

Google Denies Allegations Of Gmail Snooping To Weed Out Leaker

03/26/2014, Microsoft recently admitted that it went through a blogger’s Hotmail account to collect evidence of a leak by an employee. The proof led to the arrest of Alex Kibkalo, a former Microsoft employee who leaked Windows 8 files and Microsoft Activation...

Gmail Experiment Shows Promotional Emails As Ads

03/25/2014, There was much debate over Google’s decision to display marketing and promotional emails in a standalone “Promotions” tab in Gmail. Incoming emails that are deemed to be offering promotions or deals are no longer shown along with the...

Gmail Security Improved

03/20/2014, Last Summer former U.S. national security contractor Edward Snowden blew the whistle on National Security Agency’s electronic spying programs. A lot of major U.S. internet companies were named in the leaked documents, even though they have denied...

Gmail For iOS Finally Supports Background Refresh

03/05/2014, In this day and age, you would want your email to land seamlessly on your mobile device. BlackBerry perfected push email a long time back, and that became one of its major selling points, but then the world moved beyond email which lead to the...

Higher Profile Google Users Have Different Default Email Settings

01/14/2014, So the other day Google, in an attempt to get more people to use Google+, announced that anyone visiting your Google+ page would be allowed to send you an email (to your Gmail account) even if they don’t have you in their circles. No doubt this is...