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Don't like how Gmail's new version looks? Here's how to switch back to the old view
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Don't like how Gmail's new version looks? Here's how to switch back to the old view

Gmail is now pushing its latest design overhaul, which was introduced in January this year, to all users. Here’s how users can revert back to the old design.

Explained: Gmail now works without an internet connection, albeit with limited functionalities. Here's how
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Explained: Gmail now works without an internet connection, albeit with limited functionalities. Here's how

Google now allows Gmail users to use the service without a proper internet connection. It is a lot similar to how the app works, but now will also be supported on the desktop version of the service.

Republican member fumes about emails directly going into spam folder; internet has a field day
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Republican member fumes about emails directly going into spam folder; internet has a field day

The former White House physician also claimed that the "Big Tech is out of CONTROL". So far, Jackson has not provided any evidence to back his claim

Gmail and related services down for several users in India, Gmail responds to outage queries on Twitter
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Gmail and related services down for several users in India, Gmail responds to outage queries on Twitter

While many users were unable to send or receive emails using the free service on Tuesday afternoon, Gmail maintained Google’s Workspace Status dashboard showed no outages.

Google apps no longer functional on select smartphones: See if your device is on the list
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Google apps no longer functional on select smartphones: See if your device is on the list

Individuals using smartphones running Android 2.3 aka Gingerbread or older will no longer be able to access Gmail, YouTube and Google Maps on their devices.

Google says YouTube, Gmail and others were down because of 'an internal storage quota issue'
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Google says YouTube, Gmail and others were down because of 'an internal storage quota issue'

The company further apologised to its users and assured them that they are looking into the matter.

Google Messages will soon allow users to schedule messages just like Gmail: Report
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Google Messages will soon allow users to schedule messages just like Gmail: Report

Users can check if they got in on the feature by tapping and holding the send button in chat.

Google will now allow users to turn off data usage for smart features in Gmail, Meet, Chat
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Google will now allow users to turn off data usage for smart features in Gmail, Meet, Chat

Google users will soon see a new setting for controlling whether their data in Gmail, Meet and Chat can be used to offer “smart” features.

Google Workspace brings add-ons to Docs, Sheets and Slides to allow users get third party apps access
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Google Workspace brings add-ons to Docs, Sheets and Slides to allow users get third party apps access

To use the latest add-ons, admins will need to select which applications their users will be able to install from the Google Workspace Marketplace.

Google to transition users from Google Hangouts to Google Chat from 2021
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Google to transition users from Google Hangouts to Google Chat from 2021

From next year, Chat will become available as a free service both in the integrated experience in Gmail and the Chat standalone app.

Gmail Go is now available to download in Play Store for all Android smartphone users
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Gmail Go is now available to download in Play Store for all Android smartphone users

Gmail Go was launched in 2018 as a means of attracting the lower-end smartphones users or those who have limited data plans.

Google announces Google Workspace with new icons for Gmail, Meet, Docs, and Drive
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Google announces Google Workspace with new icons for Gmail, Meet, Docs, and Drive

Linked previews in Docs, Sheets, and Slides will now allow users to preview the content of a link without leaving the original document.

Google Meet to allow free users to make video calls for more than 60 minutes till March 2021
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Google Meet to allow free users to make video calls for more than 60 minutes till March 2021

According to the blog, Google Meet users will now be able to jump on the call with a background blur.

Google Meet to limit video call duration to 60 minutes for free users starting 30 September
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Google Meet to limit video call duration to 60 minutes for free users starting 30 September

Up till now, anyone with a Google account was able to create free meetings with up to 100 people.

Gmail can now be set as the default email client in iOS 14 and iPadOS 14: How it works
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Gmail can now be set as the default email client in iOS 14 and iPadOS 14: How it works

Here's how you can set Gmail as your default email client in iOS 14 and iPadOS 14.

Gmail and other G Suite services are now functional, Google did not reveal what caused the outage
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Gmail and other G Suite services are now functional, Google did not reveal what caused the outage

The Google apps status page has also confirmed receiving reports of issues with Gmail and Google Drive.

Google to unify Gmail, Chat, Rooms, Meet features to make 'home for work' in G Suite
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Google to unify Gmail, Chat, Rooms, Meet features to make 'home for work' in G Suite

G Suite customers will reportedly see an 'early access preview' of the unified app this week and get the real deal later this year.

Google might soon roll out a Smart Compose feature for Google Messages, WhatsApp and Telegram
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Google might soon roll out a Smart Compose feature for Google Messages, WhatsApp and Telegram

Smart Compose was rolled out as an exclusive feature for Gmail and is only available via G Suite accounts.

Several Gmail users report they are facing issues using the Mail app in Windows 10
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Several Gmail users report they are facing issues using the Mail app in Windows 10

Some have attributes the issue to the May update of the app, which likely broke an element of Gmail integration.