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In a new blog post, Google's Senior Vice President for Google Cloud laid out the company's plans to stop scanning free Gmail users' emails for data on ad personalization some time later this year.
Google has introduced improvements to its spam filters in Gmail. It will now take time to analyze emails that are suspected to be phishing users. It will also warn Android users of sketchy websites.
Today at Google I/O 2017, the company announced a new feature called Smart Reply for Gmail, that will allow users to quickly reply using probable text responses to their emails on Android and iOS.
From Siri's speaker and Alexa's touch, to Android flagships, Teams work, big phish, Edge's edge in business, and an adventure in time and space, it's our handy walkthrough of the week's top tech news.
Google has made changes to Gmail's security systems to better protect users against phishing attempts. The new system offers warnings when clicking on suspicious links in an effort to keep you safe.
Google has updated its Gmail app on Android allowing users to send and request money, just as easily as sharing an attachment. Google says the feature is "completely free" for senders and recipients.
Microsoft is rolling out the latest update to its Skype extension for Google's Chrome browser, offering deeper integration for the communications platform across more of your web experiences.
After having been one of the most popularly voted upon ideas for Flow, Microsoft has introduced Team flows in preview form for Office 365 users along with Gmail connectivity and custom API sharing.
Google has updated Gmail on iOS for the first time in four years, adding swipe actions and quicker searches to the app. Google Calendar also gets a month view and improved spotlight integration.
After users began reporting that their Gmail account no longer worked on Windows 10 Mobile, Google has now confirmed that the company has fixed the issue on its end.
User account details for millions of email accounts from popular services have been leaked. High-profile services such as Gmail, Yahoo Mail, Hotmail and Mail.ru are affected.
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Google has released a new update to its Gmail app. The update now allows users on any device - not just Nexus brands - to connect a Microsoft Exchange account. Contact and calendar sync is also there.
Google has embedded a minion GIF on every email, as a part of their yearly April Fools' pranks. Unfortunately, the image did not bode well for people, with some allegedly losing their jobs.
In a blog post today, Google has outlined a couple of small, but noticeable, changes aimed at providing better security feedback for users of their Gmail web clients.
From massive milestones and Edge extensions, to underwater data centers, Chrome's Material makeover, Surface updates, and mobile acquisitions, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
WhatsApp isn't the only one to pass the billion-user milestone this week. Following the publication of Alphabet's quarterly earnings, Google revealed that its Gmail service has a billion users too.
Google is testing out a new system with a very small number of users, which allows them to sign into their Google accounts without the need for a password. Instead, they use their Android phones.
In a move to improve email security, Gmail will be implementing a new feature that warns a user if an incoming email is unencrypted. The feature will roll out in the months to come.
The new Events for Gmail feature has rolled out for business Apps users, and will make it easy to get reservations and travel-related events on your Google Calendar.
Google is rolling out a new feature to its Gmail service: "Undo Send". This delays e-mails for a few seconds after pressing the Send button, allowing users to retract their messages if they need to.
Google has introduced "Smartbox by Inbox," a mailbox that - among other things - zaps people for junk mail, has apps, and has folders to organize the different categories of mail we'd receive.
Google has made the previously Android-exclusive Google Calendar app available for iPhones, including all the Android features like 'Events from Gmail.' The app is available for download right now.
Google Inbox has been updated on Android and iOS with support for tablets, and the web version of the application can now be accessed from Safari and Firefox.
Dropbox has created a Chrome plugin for Gmail users that simplifies the process of adding Dropbox content to emails. The plugin does come with a caveat, though, but it's still very usable.
Less than a month after Gmail was banned in China, Microsoft's Outlook email service has found itself under attack with users unable to access the company's servers.
Google's analytics have revealed that the Gmail service is once again becoming accessible, albeit slowly, in China after being blocked for more than three days due to unknown reasons.
Traffic to Gmail, Google's email service, has dropped off nearly entirely across the entire nation of China, with research firms and Chinese citizens reporting an IP-level block on the service.
Google has taken new steps to improving the privacy of its email client, Gmail. A new security concept has been used on the client that prevents possible malicious add-ons from snooping on your email.
After two weeks, Google is finally giving people a chance to secure an invite to its latest email app, Inbox. Although invitations have been rare, Google is guaranteeing an invite today.
The Gmail application for Android is the latest to receive the Material Design update along with the ability to add third party email accounts such as Outlook, Yahoo and POP/IMAP
Google Inbox invites are slowly becoming more common but, as for now, they're still pretty scarce. We've got an invite chain going for our forum users who don't want to wait for Google!
With Google Inbox invites being so scarce, opportunists have taken to selling the invites on eBay. One auction so far has reached $205.00 + shipping, and others are averaging around the $50.00 mark.
Inbox is an invite-only re-imagination of the standard Gmail. It intelligently groups specific types of mail together and learns your habits to display more important mail above the rest, and more.
Almost five million Gmail accounts were compromised on Tuesday and the details of those accounts posted online, Google has responded by saying their servers were not breached, indicating brute-force.
Google has rolled out an update to GMail that adds a unsubscribe link at the top of the message next to the address if it exists anywhere in the email, meaning you can save time by not looking for it.
Google has issued a statement regarding the recent arrest of a sex offender in Texas facilitated by the company's automated scanning algorithm for tracking down child pornography across services.
In a bid to enable full functionality in mobile websites, Microsoft has changed the user agent of Internet Explorer on Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1 update with iOS7 and Android 4.0 as the OS.
A security issue in Gmail has been revealed that means hackers could have extracted the email address of every user with ease up until last year and sold them to spammers at huge prices.
A new report claims Google may be testing a new user interface for its Gmail website, althought there's no word if this changes will be made available to the general public.
Google has now announced that it will stop scanning Google Apps email accounts for ad targeting following its recent decision to stop scanning email accounts of students using Apps for Education.
Google will stop scanning the Gmail accounts of students for ads after concerns that such activity was illegal in the U.S. were brought up last week as part of a current court case.
Under new 'anti-terrorism' legislation in Russia, Skype, Facebook, Gmail and other services could be banned for failing to comply with new laws unless the companies changes where user data is stored.
Google is actively looking to simplify encryption of end to end communication between users of its email service following the recent revelations regarding NSA surveillance and the PRISM project.
Google has updated its Terms of Service document, adding in a paragraph that attempts to better explain how the company scans the content of emails in its Gmail service to generate ads.
Google's Gmail service launched 10 years ago, on April 1st, 2004, and while lots of people thought it was an April Fools's Day prank at first, the free email service is anything but a joke today.
The Advertising Standards Authority in the UK is allowing Microsoft to run a "Scroogled" radio ad that attacks Google's stance on privacy in Gmail, following two formal complaints.
Google's general counsel has stated while its terms of service might allow it to look inside a Gmail account for an internal investigation, "it's hard for me to imagine" the company doing so.
After yesterday's brief outage that hit Google services, Yahoo took to Twitter to mock its rival, apparently forgetting the massive outage that crippled its own email service for four days last month.