Gmail: News

04 May 2023


How is Gmail's blue tick different from Twitter and Instagram's

Once a sign of prestige on Twitter, the blue checkmark has been a contentious topic for some time now. It is seen as a symbol of legitimacy on several digital platforms.

03 Mar 2023


See what Google knows about you; you won't like it

Most of us have used at least one of Google's products and services. And most of us have wondered how much the tech giant knows about us.

27 Feb 2023


Major outage: Gmail is down for thousands worldwide

Having trouble accessing Gmail? Well, you are not alone.

25 Dec 2022


Top tips to declutter your Gmail account in 2023

New Year is just around the corner. Now, it's that time of the year when people begin taking resolutions to become more productive in the coming days.

19 Dec 2022


Google launches client-side encryption on Gmail web for businesses

Google has finally introduced client-side encryption for Gmail on the web. Users can get a taste of end-to-end encryption on the email client by applying for the beta version.

10 Dec 2022


Gmail down for millions of users across world: Details here

Gmail suffered a massive outage late on Saturday as the services of tech giant Google's popular email platform went down for millions of users across the globe due to a technical glitch, said reports.

28 Nov 2022

Data privacy

What's Proton Mail and why many prefer it over Gmail?

Proton Mail, a product of Switzerland-based Proton, has been the flagbearer of privacy in the world of email service providers.

18 Oct 2022


New redesign makes Gmail settings so much better on iOS

Google has made Gmail simpler on iPad and iPhone. The company has redesigned the app on iOS to make it more user-friendly.

28 Jul 2022

Google Meet

Google rolls out redesigned Gmail: Check all the new features

Google first gave us a sneak peek at the integrated Gmail back in January. Now, the company has announced that the redesigned Gmail is rolling out to everyone.

03 Jul 2022


Gmail, Hotmail users beware! This fake email steals Facebook details

Gmail and Hotmail users are being advised to be on the lookout for a scam email disguising as a message from the Facebook Support team.

01 Jul 2022


Google Drive: Top tips and tricks you must know

For most of us, a day without using at least one of Google's services is almost unthinkable. Today, we take a look at one of Google's most valuable services - the Drive.

30 Jun 2022

Google Pay (Gpay)

Top 5 Gmail tips and tricks everyone should know

For many working professionals, a large part of the day is consumed while managing emails on Gmail.

29 Jun 2022


Google Hangouts will hang up its boots in November

Google Hangouts' days are officially numbered, as the company plans to shut it down in November. Back in February, the Hangouts app for Workspace was replaced by 'Google Chat.'

27 Jun 2022


Gmail offline introduced: How to read, send mails without internet?

US tech giant Google has rolled out an offline version of its popular mailing service Gmail.

09 Sep 2021


Soon, you can place Google Meet VoIP calls from Gmail

It appears that Google wants the Gmail app to do everything for Workspace users. Announcing new features, Google said that Gmail will receive a redesign to unmask its true identity as a central hub for every Google communication app.

25 Aug 2021


Google's Smart Reply suggestions now available for comments on Docs

Google's Smart Reply feature, which was first launched for Gmail, lets people quickly select an appropriate response to the emails they receive and expand on it appropriately.

23 Mar 2021


Why were Google Chrome, Gmail apps crashing for some users

Early this morning, Android users around the world reported notifications alerting them that multiple apps had stopped running. The affected apps include Gmail, multiple banking apps, and Google Pay.

14 Dec 2020


Gmail, YouTube, Maps suffer major global outage; Google confirms

Some Google services appear to be back online after facing a major outage on Monday.

21 Sep 2020


Google teases Gmail facelift, starting with a new logo

After adding a bunch of new features into Gmail for personal and G Suite accounts, Google appears to be working on a facelift for the service.

23 Aug 2020


#WeeklyRecap: Apple hits $2 trillion, Gmail suffers outage, and more

This week, both Apple and Google made major headlines in the world of tech.

21 Aug 2020


#BugAlert: Gmail bug allowed sending fake emails from real accounts

Gmail has been having a really bad time lately.

20 Aug 2020


#OutageAlert: Gmail, Drive, Docs, and other services are down [Fixed]

A number of Google services, including Gmail and Google Docs, appear to have been affected in what looks like a major outage.

16 Jul 2020


NewsBytes Tech Briefing: Zoom's video-conference device, unified Gmail, and more

Along with the massive hack of high profile Twitter accounts, a lot has happened in the world of technology in the last 24 hours.

01 Jul 2020


Gmail suffers outage, creating work woes for many

In a major shocker, Google's primary email service Gmail has gone down for a number of users around the world.

17 Jun 2020


Now, you can have Google Meet calls via Gmail app

As the need for video-conferencing continues to surge due to the coronavirus pandemic, Google is doubling down on Meet, its premium virtual meeting platform.

Google blocks over 18 million malicious COVID-19 messages daily

Ever since COVID-19 outbreaks began, scammers have been taking advantage of people's fears around the disease to phish them for personal/financial information.

08 Apr 2020


This Gmail competitor can end your endless spam woes

Edison, the company that offers the famous 'Edison Mail' app to manage multiple email services, has launched OnMail, an email service of its own.

27 Feb 2020


#WeirdBug: Gmail not letting users clear out spam, trash

Gmail, one of the most famous email apps on the internet, has been plagued by a small, albeit highly annoying, issue.

26 Feb 2020


Now, Gmail is using deep learning to block malicious attachments

Google has long been warning about the dangers of malicious email attachments - a common attack vector used by hackers looking to steal your personal/financial information.

20 Feb 2020


Now, Google's AI will help you type in Docs

In a bid to take on the likes of Microsoft Word, Google has started deploying AI-powered Smart Compose and auto-correction capabilities in Docs, its own cloud-based word processor.

10 Dec 2019


Now, you can attach multiple emails in Gmail: Here's how

After a redesigned interface, Google is adding a handy new feature into Gmail - the ability to attach multiple emails into one email.

24 Nov 2019


Now, you will see web page-like 'dynamic' emails in Gmail

Google wants to revamp the experience of emails, and for that, it is bringing a completely new capability into Gmail - called dynamic emails.

12 Oct 2019


Remember! Your boss can read your emails (on Gmail)

Nobody likes to be spied upon, especially when the person spying is none other than your own boss!

27 Sep 2019


#HappyBirthdayGoogle: 8 fun facts you may not know about Google

In 1998, Google debuted as a digital dog capable of finding/retrieving stuff for internet users.

12 Sep 2019


How to enable Dark Mode in Gmail for Android

After bringing dark mode into a myriad of apps, Google is finally doing the same for its own emailing service.

02 Sep 2019


Gmail can stop co-workers from emailing when you're on vacation

Though nobody likes to be bombarded by work emails while sipping cocktails on a beach vacation, we all know that things like that can happen.

23 Aug 2019


Now, Gmail will use AI to correct grammar, spelling mistakes

Writing an email with zero errors requires a lot of effort, especially for people who are no expert in English.

22 Aug 2019


Google Go app now available for all Android devices

A year and a half after its initial launch in select markets, Google has released the lightweight 'Go' app for users around the globe.

19 Aug 2019


Now, you can use simple gestures to switch Google accounts

In a bid to make its services more convenient to use, Google is adding a handy new capability into its Android/iOS apps - the ability to switch accounts with gestures.

01 Aug 2019

Google Maps

Here's how you can find your lost phone using Google

Given our smartphones are our wallets, our e-book readers, our means of socializing, and our single point of contact, losing them can be disastrous and tracking them, all the more difficult.