OS X Mavericks Gmail Fix Released


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


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 […]

New Gmail Adds Category Tabs to Tame Inboxes

The new Gmail categories feature.

Google will once again attempt to tame the inboxes of users across the world. This time it’ll attempt to do so with a newly revamped user interface for the company’s Gmail on iOS, Android and web versions. The changes, which were announced earlier today on the company’s Official Gmail Blog, will seek to address the clutter of […]

Mailbox Comes To iPad, Still Only Supports Gmail

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Mailbox, the popular iPhone email app is now available for free on the iPad, making it easy for users to switch devices without switching email apps. Mailbox for iPad brings the same features of the iPhone app to Apple’s tablet, with a very familiar interface. The app gives users the same options to deal with […]

Google Makes Sending Money as Easy as Attaching a File

With Send Money in Gmail, users can send money with Google Wallet right from Gmail.

Soon you’ll be able to attach money to an email just like a photo or file thanks to Send Money in Gmail, a new Google Wallet feature that rolled out to Google I/O attendees and will soon hit other Gmail users. With the new Send Money in Gmail feature, users just click on the attachment […]

Google Unifies Gmail, Drive and Google+ Photos Storage Space

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Google users may find a bit more storage space in their Gmail, Drive and Google+ Photos soon as Google unifies the storage space for all three. Google announced on the Google Drive Blog that it will soon gives users 15GB of free storage space across Gmail, Google Drive and Google+ Photos. Previously users would have […]

Android Gmail Update Makes Archiving and Replying Faster, Easier


A new update to Gmail for Android makes it easier for users with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean or above to archive or reply to emails. In the newest update to Gmail for Android, users can now archive or reply to emails directly from the notification tray. The options appear just below the email message in […]

Why iPhone Users Should Be Excited about Mailbox

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Mailbox is a new email app for the iPhone that hopes to change the way its users think about email, and its close to coming to the App Store. The new app turns the email inbox into something more akin to a to-do list. The app performs the usual email functions like archiving or deleting email with […]

iPhone 5 vs. Nexus 4: Best Google Apps No Longer Android First

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Gmail, Google Maps and YouTube are traditionally better on Android smartphones, but in the past month Google reversed this trend by bringing the best Google experience to iPhone first. Forget the Nexus 4, the best phone for heavy Google users is the iPhone. I say this as someone who carries the iPhone 5 in one […]

Gmail 2.0 for iPhone Adds Multiple Account Support

Gmail 2.0 for iPhone and iPad

Today Google released a new version of its Gmail app for iPhone with a new design and the ability to add multiple accounts. The new Gmail app follows the same design language as Google Now and the new Google Search app for iPhone, replacing the out-of-place design of the previous app. Gmail 2.0 lets users […]

Leaked Gmail 4.2 for Android Reveals Pinch to Zoom, Swipe Gestures


Google may be working on a new version of the Gmail app for Android users, bringing the app to version 4.2 and adding new features such as pinch to zoom and swiping gestures. With Google slated to announce the LG-made Nexus 4 (previously rumored to be called the Optimus Nexus) later this month, this new […]

Scott Hanselman: Everything’s Broken and Nobody is Upset


Problems with GMail running slow as molasses? Feel like you are having to wipe your device and start over far too often? Plagued by nagging inconsistencies that seem to turn into unsolvable problems? Well, you’re not alone. Scott Hanselman has written a post called Everything’s Broken and Nobody is Upset that chronicles a number of […]

Outlook.com Replaces Hotmail and Windows Live with Clean Interface

Outlook.com offers clean and simple interface

Microsoft launched Outlook.com today, replacing Hotmail and Windows Live email services with a minimalist interface that shames Google’s Gmail. The new Outlook offers email, contacts, calendar and file storage in one interface. The overhaul is only halfway finished, but it looks great and shows what nice clean and simple design can look like. When a user […]

Google Unifies Video Chat With Hangouts


Google is beginning to streamline and unify its video chat service in a bid to become more consumer-friendly and avoid brand confusion. The Internet giant is now replacing Google Talk’s video chat feature and is re-branding the video calling service under its Google+ Hangouts moniker. The move will likely bring familiarity to the Google+ social […]