Latest Android Gmail Update Looks to Save Your Battery
Google has updated Gmail for Android to version 2.3.5. The new version includes a handful of new features, foremost being the ability to sync only priority emails. Users who choose to sync only the most important emails from their Gmail inbox will gain battery life and cut down on data usage. The new version of Gmail for Android also lets users set customer alert tones for the different labels within their inbox. Other new features include the ability to set 'Show Pictures' for certain senders; turn off sticky message actions; and better TalkBack support. The update is available from the Android Market.
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.
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 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 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.