Gmail 5.0 Brings Support for Outlook, Yahoo and More

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Google has been busy updating many of its popular Android apps to support the new Android 5.0 Lollipop update, and its accompanying material design styling, but one that’s yet to be updated is Gmail. Today though the brand new Gmail 5.0 has leaked on video showing off the new design and some much-requested features. Gmail […]

Gmail iPhone App Update Gives New Life to Drive

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The Gmail iPhone app received a nice update today in the form of Google Drive integration, giving the mobile Drive app a new life after the company dropped support for editing a while back. If you remember from back in May, Google updated its Drive mobile app and got rid of editing abilities, moving that […]

iPhone Mail Alternatives: 3 Great Apps

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If you’re not a big fan of the stock Mail app on your iPhone, here are three great alternatives that you should try out. The Mail app that comes pre-installed on your iPhone can be handy to have, especially if it’s all you really know, and since it’s natively integrated into the iOS ecosystem, it […]

New Gmail for iPhone App Fixes Biggest Complaint

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The Gmail iPhone app is now much faster and optimized for iOS 7 to get your messages to you quicker while using an iPhone. In the new Gmail app for iOS 7 users can expect, “no more annoying pauses” thanks to the app’s ability to use Background refresh to get new messages faster. To take […]

Gmail Makes it Easier to Unsubscribe from Unwanted Emails

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You know that feeling. It’s the one you get when the a notification on your smartphone goes ding and you think it is the important email you’ve been expecting. You pull out your smartphone but no, its just another marketing email from some company that you bought something from some time or the other. It’s […]

Google Outage: Gmail and Google+ Go Down

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If you’re experiencing issues with Gmail, Google+, Google Hangouts or some other Google services at the moment, it appears you are not alone. There is a major Google outage ongoing, although its Dashboard is not reporting any issues at the moment. Users from various quarters are reporting issues like the ones pictured below. The services […]

Android is Free, But Google’s Apps Aren’t

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When people talk about Google’s Android operating system words like “free” and “open source” are always mentioned, and for the most part, they’re true. Google doesn’t charge for the open source parts of Android, which allows nearly any company to compile the software and release smartphones, tablets, and more. There’s a common misconception though, and […]

How to Change Settings in Google+ To Keep Unwanted Emails Away

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Google loves Google+. So much so that it keeps integrating its other services into Google+ whether that is a good idea or not. The writing some see on the wall is that Google is eventually going to turn this social service into the base of Google as users see it. Like Facebook, Google probably has […]

Gmail’s New Policy Will Speed Up Email Viewing

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Google has enabled a new policy change that will take effect immediately for desktop users and will go into effect early next year for the Gmail application for iOS and Android users that will no longer ask users if they want embedded images in emails to be shown. By removing this step, Google will make […]

Google Maps Now Integrates Gmail for Reservations and More

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Up in Mountain View the app teams for Google have been busy. With updates this week for Google Search, Hangouts, Newsstand, Gmail, and even Google Drive, and this morning we’re seeing one more. Some neat little changes are coming to Google Maps. Google Maps version 7.5 is rolling out as of last night for Android […]

Gmail for Android Updated with Vacation Responder & New Features

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Google announced and released a brand new Gmail for Android today with tons of new features that users have been requesting for some time, and one in particular could come in handy this holiday season. The new Gmail version 4.7 is available now and rolling out in stages to all Android users, and Google’s added […]

Microsoft’s War Against Google Has New Front: Gmail

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Microsoft isn’t holding any punches in its fight against Google’s Gmail, and it isn’t just using ads from its Scroogled campaign to get its point across. Starting today, users moving to Microsoft’s Outlook.com service can important the contents of their entire Gmail account with a few button presses. Microsoft announced the Gmail Import Tool in […]

How to Add A Second Google Account to Your Android Device

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Adding a second Google account to your Android smartphone and tablet is something many will probably need to do, especially for work, business, or just to handle multiple accounts. The entire process is extremely easy, but may not be visible and easy to find for some users at first glance. When you first receive a […]

Google Adds Gmail Save Attachment Feature to Google Drive

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Forget the other guy, everybody wants you in their Cloud and there are subtle and not so subtle ways of getting you there. Google has updated GMail today with a function that will hopefully attract users to its Google Drive Cloud Service. Once the new feature rolls out, users will be able to save attachments […]

OS X Mavericks Gmail Fix Released

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After what seemed like an eternity, Apple has finally released an update for OS X Mavericks that fixes a few issues with Gmail integration in the Mail app. The update is designed to enhance compatibility with Gmail accounts, and includes several other improvements that aim to mend the relationship between Mavericks and Gmail. Syncing Gmail […]

Gmail Back Up to Full Strength, Affected More Users Than Expected

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Gmail suffered a prolonged service outage yesterday, with tons of users reporting that they weren’t getting any email, and that sent emails were getting delayed — sometimes for over two hours. Google has since fixed the issue, and they announced today that the issue was caused by a “dual network failure,” which “is a very […]

Gmail, Google Docs Experiencing Service Disruptions This Morning

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If you’ve been having a hard time connecting to Gmail or other Google services this morning, the company has confirmed that they’re experiencing service disruptions for Gmail, Google Documents and Google Presentations. Google first reported on the issue at 10:25 am Eastern time, saying that it was investigating the issue. Google put out an update […]

100 iPhone Apps to Supercharge Your New iPhone

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Here’s a list of 113 iPhone apps that will help you have fun, take better photos, be productive, manage a business or personal finances, chase storms (or avoid them) and much more. Like many of you, I am attached to my iPhone. Not only am I an automotive technology writer for this site, but I […]

How to Get the New Gmail Inbox Now

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Google is rolling out a new Gmail Inbox widely today making it possible for almost any Gmail user to try the new Gmail inbox with tabs on the web, on the iPhone and soon on Android. The new Gmail Inbox uses a tab approach to sort and categorize mail automatically. Just as users can open […]