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This One Amazing Secret Gmail Feature Just Blew Our Minds

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Tech

Up is down. Black is white. And Gmail just blew our minds. Thanks to HuffPost US, we just learned a fact that totally changed our perspective on th...

Google Just Gave Strangers An Easy Way To Email You

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Google has infuriated millions of Gmail users by apparently making it possible to email anyone on Google+ - even if you don't have their email address...

Google Talk Outage Sees Messages Sent To Random Users

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK Tech

Google appears to be experiencing a major outage of its Talk and Hangouts online chatting service. Hundreds of users reported on social networks th...

Google's 'No Expectation Of Gmail Privacy' Quote Causes Outrage

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Tech

The tech world has reacted angrily to the suggestion made by Google that email users have "no legitimate expectation" of privacy when sending messages...

Gmail Tabs Introduce Ads That Look Exactly Like Emails

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.09.2013 | UK Tech

Gmail has a new layout - and a new, very confusing form of advertising. Gmail Tabs were introduced by Google earlier this year, and are designed to...

52 Shortcuts To Use Gmail Like A Pro

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.07.2013 | UK Tech

Using Gmail - it should be easy. But it isn't. Partly that's just down to volume - while Twitter and WhatsApp are the communication tools catching the...

I Want to Be an Unpaid Google Spy - They Just Need to Get the Design Right

Michael Spicer | Posted 13.05.2013 | UK Comedy
Michael Spicer

I remember being overwhelmed with jealousy when I discovered Google's Streetview cars were collecting wifi data. I wanted to be in that car. I wanted to be that car, absorbing passwords and social profiles and browser histories like a glorious, four-wheeled, authoritarian digi-sponge.

The Avoidance of Learning

Bruce Daisley | Posted 25.12.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Bruce Daisley

Teachers proudly saying that they still teach Latin and Greek while being surprised when asked why they don't teach computer coding. This is what they learned at school - and it worked out well for them.

Iran Restores Access To Gmail After Blocking Google Services

Michael Rundle | Posted 01.12.2012 | UK Tech

Iran has restored widespread access to Gmail after it cut its ties to Google in the wake of a controversial anti-Islamic video appearing on YouTube. ...

Iran Blocks Access To Google

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.11.2012 | UK Tech

Iran will attempt to block Google, Gmail and YouTube in response to an anti-Islamic film which has sparked deadly protests across the world. A Iran...

Google Mail Now Translates Emails

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 02.05.2012 | UK Tech

Gmail‘s automated message translation is no longer an experiment. Now Google’s popular email platform can automatically translate emails from one ...

St George's Day Google Doodle

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK Tech

St George may not have even been English, and the dragon may not have existed either, but that's no reason not to celebrate St George's day Google Doo...