Google Updates Gmail for Android Once Again
Google today released an updated version of the Gmail application for Android devices. The new version brings the features of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich to Android 3.2 Honeycomb devices, including features such as swiping between conversations, custom notifications for select labels, quick access to recent labels, and support for syncing 30 days' worth of messages for offline reading. For devices running Android 2.2 and 2.3, the new version includes new label APIs (for developers to make use of) and performance improvements. The update is a free download from the Google Play Store.
Google Adds Master Inbox View to Gmail for Android
Google today updated its Gmail application for Android devices with the ability to see all emails from various accounts in a single, master inbox. Using the new "All Inboxes" option will lump together emails from Gmail, Yahoo, Outlook, and IMAP/POP accounts into a single view.
Gmail for Android Gains Microsoft Exchange Support
Google today said the global Android Gmail app is set to add support for Microsoft Exchange. "Whether you're on Google Apps or Exchange, you can use the Gmail app on any Android device to send and receive mail," said Google in a blog post.
Gmail Bolstered with Exchange Tasks
Google today made its Gmail application for Android devices more useful to those who use Microsoft Exchange services. The latest version of Gmail adds support for Exchange tasks.
Google Messenger Gains Desktop Widget
Google has pushed out an update to its Messenger application for Android devices and in so doing added a few new features. Messenger now has its own desktop widget for viewing conversations from Android home screen panels.
Pebble's Lastest Update Adds Support for Android Wear
Pebble has updated it smartwatch operating system and Android application in recent days and given its device the ability to interact with Android Wear notifications. Users will need to make sure they have Pebble OS 2.9 installed on their watch and version 2.3.0 of the Pebble Android app installed on their smartphone.