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Gmail Meter tells you more about your Gmail account

04/20/2012, We humans love to measure stuff – be it a cube of sugar or two, miles per gallon, words per minute typed on the keyboard, and how about this – the ability to know just how you have spent your time with the Gmail service from Google? This is...

Gmail Tap rolls back the years (April Fool’s)

04/01/2012, Samuel Morse helped in the invention of the telegraph system, as well as co-invented the Morse Code (hence the name), and just to sidetrack a bit, don’t you think that he looks a wee bit like Hugh Jackman on the Wikipedia page? Well, the team over...

Gmail for iOS now sends email from alternate addresses

03/29/2012, The mobile computing workspace is getting more and more powerful, far surpassing the processing ability and capability of desktops from a decade ago. In fact, tablet computing might just be a totally new niche market that could cannibalize on the use of...

Gmail glitch hits Android smartphones

03/23/2012, It seems that there is a bug in the mobile version of Gmail – effecting particularly Android-powered devices such as smartphones and tablets, where it renders Gmail unusable, not to mention cause them to hang as well. Google is aware of the...

New-look Gmail Forum hits 100,000 answers milestone

03/13/2012, It can be safely said that everything that you ever wanted to know about Gmail can be asked and answers found on the Gmail Forum, and to date, a new milestone has been reached – we are talking about 100,000 answers from a single forum poster here....

Gmail lets you open email links directly now

02/28/2012, Gmail has introduced a rather simple improvement that might prove to be essential to some of you out there, winning over those who avoid clicking on email links on the Internet simply because there is another application on the computer (Outlook, for...

Google: Gmail, YouTube blocked in Iran

02/13/2012, Out from the horse’s mouth – the Republic of Iran has blocked Google’s encrypted search, Gmail service, Google Videos and YouTube since February 10th. This is no small news, as over 30 million Internet users in Iran have not been able to...

Space Invaders Gmail notifier

02/06/2012, “You’ve got mail” has proved to be one of the more popular notifications, whether it is said out aloud, or comes in the form of a special beep or ding on your smartphone, tablet, desktop or notebook. Well, that is nice and good, but how...

Gmail logo designed night before launch

01/26/2012, Are you one of those who leave things to the last minute because you do not have the inspiration to complete a certain task, and with the deadline looming on the horizon, only do you then get up and churn out a winner? For folks who can only work under...

Google quietly pulls Gmail app for Symbian

12/06/2011, Bad news Symbian owners, if you currently rely on the Gmail Java client for your phone, it seems that Google is quietly pulling the plug on the app and ceasing support for the app as far as Symbian devices are concerned. No official announcement from...

GMail app back in the AppStore

11/16/2011, The GMail team has announced that the GMail app is back in the Apple AppStore. It was pulled out because Google spotted a bug in the notification system, which has now been fixed, so the app is available again for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad (iOS 4+)....

Google to stop support for Blackberry Gmail app come 22nd November

11/09/2011, Blackberry users, if you haven’t already downloaded the Gmail app for your Blackberry smartphone, we suggest that you do so as Google has announced that come 22nd of November, support for the Gmail app will be coming to an end. This means that downloads...

Gmail app for iOS devices now official (updated)

11/02/2011, A few days ago there was a rumor going on about Google releasing an official Gmail app for iOS devices. Well it turns out that the rumor was spot on because Google has just announced the launch of the aforementioned app. Available for free on all iOS...

Gmail gets a new look

11/01/2011, If you’re tired of the way that Gmail looks right now, and you think that it’s about time Google made some changes to its popular email user interface, you’re in luck, because the company has announced that it will be rolling out some...