Google’s rolling out some improvements to Gmail labels today, including drag-and-drop labeling, smart hiding of labels you use less often, and a location promotion to right below your... Read more
In the fall of 2007 I was thrilled when Google enabled IMAP for Gmail, but I also thought they were crazy. Who would use the web interface (and see ads) if they could get synced mail in a ri... Read more
A neat new Gmail Labs feature can translate email in another language to your native tongue. That’s cool, but when it comes to foreign languages, what Gmail really needs is the ability... Read more
Yesterday Google rolled out some impressive changes to the Gmail mobile webapp that makes checking your email in your phone’s web browser an actually-attractive option. No small feat.... Read more
One of the lesser-known aspects of Gmail Labs’ useful Canned Responses feature is that it’s available as a filter action. This means you can auto-reply to messages that match cri... Read more
When you want Gmail without the @gmail.com address, you want a Google Apps account. Over at Harvard Businesses’ Conversation Starters blog today, I ran down the advantages (and disadva... Read more
Good strong filters can go a long way in processing your email based on rules you set up automatically. (Think: “Delete any Fwd from Aunt Bertha that mentions Rush Limbaugh automatical... Read more
Last week when Google made changes to Gmail that broke the Better Gmail 2 extension which I maintain, users were freaking out about their spam count showing and hierarchical labels not worki... Read more
A few years ago I would’ve sworn I’d never give up a rich desktop email program like Microsoft Outlook or Thunderbird to check my email in a web browser. But here I am in 2009, a... Read more
Google rolled out some changes to the HTML that runs Gmail in the last few days that rendered several of Better Gmail 2‘s features completely busted. (Yes, that’s the technical t... Read more
Minutes ago I posted an update to the Better Gmail 2 Firefox extension, which adds all sorts of functionality to Gmail. Since Gmail Labs launched, there’s been less of a need for Bette... Read more
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