Push Gmail Comes to iPhone and Windows Mobile
Today Google upgraded its Google Sync service to provide push Gmail services to the iPhone and Windows Mobile devices. Users of Google Sync need to enable push Gmail from the desktop client. Once enabled, Gmail will be pushed to iPhones and Windows Mobile phones instantly, rather than pulled intermittently. Google Sync also supports Google Contacts and Calendar. For iPhone, it only works for devices running OS 3.0 and up. Google recommends users perform a full back-up before setting up the new sync service.
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 for Android Earns Rich Text Formatting
Google today updated its Gmail app for Android devices and gave the communications tool several useful features. Gmail users can now add rich text formatting to emails, such as bold, italic, or underlined text.
Gmail to Automatically Add Travel Events to Calendar
Google Apps users will soon have to spend less time managing their calendar thanks to a new feature headed to Gmail. Gmail will soon automatically populate Google Calendar with flight, hotel, and other travel information it sees in the inbox.
THIS IS NOT PUSH!
It sets up a send/receive schedule just like the regular mail in WinMo phones.
Difference being, in regular mail, WinMo knows the settings and in easier to setup!
I want PUSH with WinMo! Someone sends the email, POOF it shows up on my phone!
When I send an email to my wife's GMail account, it is sent to her BlackBerry IMMEDIATELY and usually beats the email to gmail.com!