Google Adds Push Notifications to iPhone App
Google today updated the Google Mobile App for iPhone and included Gmail and Calendar push notification support. Users who opt to receive push notifications can turn them on. They will then be alerted to upcoming calendar appointments and new emails from Gmail. The revised application also delivers search results as users type, to help speed up the search process. The update is a free download from the iPhone App Store.
Google Calendar for iOS Adds More Ways to View Schedule
Google pushed out an update to its iOS Calendar app today with a handful of new tools. To start, the app now includes month view and week view in landscape modes, which make the app more flexibile.
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.
Google Search App for iPhone Gains a Home Screen Widget
Google today updated its main Search application for the iPhone and added a widget for the home screen. Technically, iOS doesn't support true home screen widgets other than those in the notification panel.
Google's Calendar App Enjoys a Useful Update
Google pushed out an update to its calendar app for Android devices today and added several features requested by users. For example, the calendar now offers a seven-day view and pinch-to-zoom.
What's the point? You already offer free push via Exchange...
Releasing Google Goggles for iPhone
Releasing Latitude for iPhone (with iOS4 support)
Releasing Google Navigation for iPhone
Buying a phone with Android
Getting Rid of AT&T and their data caps
A Layer of Gunk
What I'd rather see is a Google-made app that gives me an alternate interface to my Google Apps account, especially Contacts & Calendar. They could store the contact and calendar data locally, or have it work real-time with your account -- getting around alternate UI's touching Apple's database...