Google's Inbox Email App Now Free for All to Use
Google today said its Inbox desktop email service and associated mobile applications are open to anyone who wants to use them. Before today, the app required potential users to register for an invitation. Google gave the email service new features, as well, including Trip Bundles, which package together all the details of upcoming trips, such as flight and hotel details. The app gains new controls, too, such as undo send, swipe to delete, and signatures. Last, Inbox has tweaked reminder and note functions meant to help save users time. Inbox is free to download from the Google Play Store.
Google's Inbox Now Able to Share Travel Details
Google today made it simpler for Inbox users to share the details of upcoming trips. The existing Trip Bundles feature, which packages together various facets of trips (flight details, car rentals, calendar appointments, etc.), can now be shared with others.
Inbox from Google Better Manages Events and Links
Google today updated its Inbox service with features that should help people keep track of events, newsletters, and web links with less fuss. Google says Inbox will now cluster emails regarding a single event together and always display the most up-to-date information in an easy-to-glance format.
Google Trips Refreshed with More Manual and Automatic Controls
Google today announced several new features for its Google Trips tool. Trips already will automatically create travel cards based on user emails with flight, hotel, and car reservations.
Google Improves Inbox's Snoozing Behaviors
Google today made its Inbox application more flexible by adding several user-requested functions. First, the "snooze" tool now lets people snooze email until "later this week" and "this weekend" to give people more time to put a hold on incoming emails.