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Gmail for Android updated to allow archives and replies straight from notification bar

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The Gmail app for Android received an update today that can be downloaded and installed through the Google Play Store.  The update is actually quite useful, so right off the bat I would recommend updating the ap…

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Google extends free calling within Gmail through 2013 for U.S and Canada

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Today, we have some great news for those who regularly make calls through Gmail.  According to Google, the VoIP service within Gmail will remain free for calls placed in the United States and Canada.  Another a…

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Google updates Gmail for Android, improves 7 inch tablet interface

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Google recently pushed out a new update for the Gmail app on Android, which can be downloaded and installed immediately through the Google Play Store.  While there aren’t any groundbreaking features i…

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Google launches Hangouts in Gmail, improves its video chat service

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One of the best features of Google+ is the ability to launch Hangouts — the neat video chatting service that connects up to ten friends.  This isn’t Google’s first foray into the video commu…

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Google acquires Sparrow, looks to bolster Gmail

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In a move that most did not see coming, Google acquired Sparrow.  Sparrow is a developer company that is best known for its mail apps for Apple products.  Specifically, Sparrow has some great mail apps on the Mac…

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SlideScreen removed from Android Market due to Gmail security change

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Larva Labs announced today that SlideScreen, it’s popular home screen replacement that focused on information rather than icons, is no more. Due to what looks to be “an intentional change̶…

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Gmail for Android updated to 2.3.5

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Gmail for Android, which I feel is one of the best email clients available, got an update today to version 2.3.5. With the various bug fixes comes a couple of great new features, including some designed to save yo…

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Gmail for mobile gets Priority Inbox

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If you’re one of those people who have a really popular inbox, you probably love Gmail’s fairly new Priority Inbox feature. It promotes messages that are more important and relevant, and helps you separate the…

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Printing from Android with Google Cloud Print [Hands-on]

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Google has announced that it is bringing its cloud-based printing option to mobile phones. Google Cloud Print won’t entirely free users from the shackles of connecting their printer to a desktop PC, bu…

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Android News

Gmail App Updated, Much Better Priority Inbox Support

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The Android Gmail app has just been updated, and is live in the Market. 2.3.2 brings: Better Priority Inbox support Send from any address set up with your Gmail account Switch between reply, reply all and forwar…

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Gmail with some Priority Inbox features out now for Froyo

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Google has updated the official Gmail application in the Android Market, so run on over and load it onto your Android 2.2 device. I’ll wait…. Got it, good? Here’s what’s new. For star…

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Get Priority Inbox in mobile Gmail [Android tips]

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Google recently debuted Priority Inbox, a new feature that highlights emails that are more important. Priority Inbox promotes messages that are more relevant and creates an enhanced mail browsing experien…

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Gmail Popup shows email titles in popups [App Reviews]

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If you’ve ever enjoyed the text message notification pop-up feature in apps like Handcent or SMS Popup and wished that something similar would come along for e-mail, the time has arrived. Gmail Popup is a £0.69…

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Tip: Use SMS Backup+ to auto-archive and read text messages in Gmail

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In the latest edition of Android Apps Alert, we highlighted an SMS Backup+, an app that can create backup of SMS messages to the user’s GMail account. In the event that someone accidentally deletes a mess…

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How to Vary Your Notifications: Set a Unique Sound for Each Type of Message

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The same notification sound is usually played for all incoming messages on Android by default. When you receive a message, this prevents you from hearing where it came from. When you know whether you just got an…

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