Gmail Lets Users Block Emailers, Unsubscribe from Newsletters
Google today updated its Gmail app for Android devices and added several spam-fighting tools. First, users can now block specific email addresses with just a few clicks. Email from blocked senders goes straight to the spam folder. Senders can be unblocked if warranted. Moreover, Gmail users can easily unsubscribe from unwanted newsletters. The updated app is rolling out to Android users over the next few days. Gmail is free to download from the Google Play Store.
Apr 25, 2018
Google today introduced new features to Gmail both on the web and on mobile devices. The web version of Gmail sees the largest number of changes and adds smart features meant to help people move through their email more efficiently.
Jun 5, 2018
Google is preparing to more broadly roll out its new Gmail design to users on the web and mobile devices. For the moment the new Gmail is opt-in, but that is going to change over the next few months.
Dec 13, 2019
Google has added two major new features to its Messages app for Android phones: Verified SMS and spam protection. Verified SMS is a way for Google to confirm that SMS messages claiming to come from a participating business are, in fact, legitimate messages from that company.
Dec 17, 2019
Sprint has joined T-Mobile, Verizon, and AT&T in offering a free service with basic protection against fraud and spam callers. Like the free services already offered by other carriers, Sprint's new Call Screener Basic can block the highest-risk fraud calls, and identify other likely spam calls as they ring.