Google has killed its baked-in email app in Lollipop, the latest iteration of the Android OS, which could upset enterprise users. The stock Android email app filled a niche for many professionals who used it for their work accounts, while using Gmail for personal accounts.
Many Gmail users were unintentionally shut out of receiving email messages this past Saturday, when Google alllowed one of its root certificates to expire.
Google has updated Gmail for iOS by adding time-saving iOS 8 features, TechCrunch reported.
Inbox by Gmail is moving to the office. Google plans to roll out Inbox for Google Apps to a small group of users next month.
Google is launching an invite process that enables Google Apps for Work administrators to request acces to Google's Inbox, reported TechCrunch.
The Inbox by Gmail app team has an "Undo Send" email feature up its sleeve, though it failed to make the cut in time for its October launch
A text file allegedly containing around five million logins and passwords for Google accounts was published earlier this week on the Bitcoin Security board, a Russian cybersecurity forum.
An attempt by Goldman Sachs to have Google block access to a sent email raises some serious questions with regards to data access, especially given the widespread cloud deployment and pervasive state-level surveillance that we are seeing today.
In the aftermath of the revelations about widespread National Security Agency surveillance, more email users are turning to encryption to secure their emails.
A couple of weeks ago, Google made an announcement that it has enabled end-to-end data encryption for messages handled by the company's Gmail service. This means that every email message that is sent and received is encrypted while moving internally, explained Nicolas Lidzborski, the engineer lead for Gmail Security.