Google Updates Gmail for Android
Google today made a new version of Gmail available to devices running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and up. The new version of Gmail includes a number of features that were previously only available to Nexus-branded devices, including the ability to swipe-to-archive messages and to attach photos and videos to emails from within Gmail. The new Gmail app also auto-fits messages, has better email zoom behavior, and provides larger photo previews of photo attachments. The update can be downloaded from the Google Play Store for free.
Google Releases Lightweight Gmail Go for Low-End Android Phones
Google has made a light and quick version of Gmail available to select handsets. Gmail Go is a slimmed-down version of Gmail that works better on devices with limited resources or spotty network connections.
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.
Gmail to Call Out Insecure Emails
Google is hoping to protect Gmail users by making them more aware of secure and insecure messages. Moving forward, Gmail will display an open lock icon for Google Apps users who receive messages from email services that don't support an encrypted connection.