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#Gmail

# gmail - Wednesday 19 May, 2021

Portakabin seeks court order to find person behind Gmail account who allegedly defamed company
# High Court
# High Court

Portakabin seeks court order to find person behind Gmail account who allegedly defamed company

May 19th 2021, 5:51 PM 19,501 Views 0 Comments

The case was heard in the High Court today.

# gmail - Monday 14 December, 2020

Google says worldwide service outage caused by internal technical fault
# Google Down
# Google Down

Google says worldwide service outage caused by internal technical fault

Updated Dec 14th 2020, 7:50 PM 62,524 Views 69 Comments

Google apologised to all users affected by the outage.

# gmail - Friday 28 February, 2020

German lawyer takes Google to Irish High Court over alleged hacking of his gmail account
# Qatari Based Hackers
# Qatari Based Hackers

German lawyer takes Google to Irish High Court over alleged hacking of his gmail account

Feb 28th 2020, 11:19 AM 15,376 Views 0 Comments

The law scholar claims that “Qatari based actors” attempted to unlawfully access his gmail account.

# gmail - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Taoiseach admits using personal email address for government business
# Operational Reasons
# Operational Reasons

Taoiseach admits using personal email address for government business

Dec 13th 2016, 6:15 PM 10,993 Views 77 Comments

He said it is for “operational reasons”.

# gmail - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Commissioner's email scandal highlights 'dinosaur-like' garda IT system
# Does Not Compute
# Does Not Compute

Commissioner's email scandal highlights 'dinosaur-like' garda IT system

Nov 26th 2016, 7:05 AM 8,081 Views 19 Comments

While the discussion this week focused on security, gardaí want to know when the force will be equipped to police a 21st century Ireland.

# gmail - Friday 1 April, 2016

Google got rid of their April Fool's prank because no one thought it was funny
# Mic Drop
From The Daily Edge
# Mic Drop

Google got rid of their April Fool's prank because no one thought it was funny

Apr 1st 2016, 10:09 PM 8,849 Views 4 Comments

You can do anything, but don’t mess with people’s emails.

Google's April Fools' joke involving minions has seriously backfired
# Mic Drop
# Mic Drop

Google's April Fools' joke involving minions has seriously backfired

Apr 1st 2016, 9:14 AM 46,546 Views 20 Comments

Replacing an important button with a Send + minion GIF. What could possibly go wrong?

# gmail - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

One of Gmail's best experimental features has been made official
# Q-tip
# Q-tip

One of Gmail's best experimental features has been made official

Jun 23rd 2015, 7:30 PM 23,809 Views 7 Comments

Undo send had been an experimental feature since 2009, but now is as good a time as any to activate it.

# gmail - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Gmail's autocomplete messed up - so watch who you're sending that email to
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

Gmail's autocomplete messed up - so watch who you're sending that email to

Feb 24th 2015, 9:34 AM 13,942 Views 10 Comments

Oh dear.

Gmail's autocomplete screwed up, and a load of people just ruined their lives
# Gfail
From The Daily Edge
# Gfail

Gmail's autocomplete screwed up, and a load of people just ruined their lives

Feb 24th 2015, 8:08 AM 5,001 Views 0 Comments

It’s not just you.

# gmail - Monday 29 December, 2014

It looks like China has completely blocked Gmail
# Great Firewall
# Great Firewall

It looks like China has completely blocked Gmail

Dec 29th 2014, 10:35 AM 12,104 Views 20 Comments

The country has removed a loophole which allowed people to access Gmail via third-party services like Microsoft Outlook and Apple Mail.

# gmail - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Want to use Gmail as Gaeilge? Now you can!
# Is Maith Liom
# Is Maith Liom

Want to use Gmail as Gaeilge? Now you can!

Dec 11th 2014, 10:55 PM 11,857 Views 87 Comments

More than 60,000 words and phrases were translated as the new feature was introduced today.

# gmail - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

It's not just you - there were problems with Gmail everywhere this morning
# Breakdown
# Breakdown

It's not just you - there were problems with Gmail everywhere this morning

Oct 22nd 2014, 10:24 AM 9,717 Views 10 Comments

DON’T. PANIC.

# gmail - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Now you can use an actual, physical USB key to log in to Gmail
# The Lockout
# The Lockout

Now you can use an actual, physical USB key to log in to Gmail

Oct 21st 2014, 4:55 PM 13,232 Views 11 Comments

Introducing: Security Key

# gmail - Monday 22 September, 2014

Google stops forcing new Gmail users to sign up to Google+
# Separation
# Separation

Google stops forcing new Gmail users to sign up to Google+

Sep 22nd 2014, 5:47 PM 8,296 Views 6 Comments

Those signing up to Gmail will now have the option as to whether they want to set up a Google+ account or not.

# gmail - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Google stops scanning students' email accounts for advertising
# Scanning
# Scanning

Google stops scanning students' email accounts for advertising

Apr 30th 2014, 2:25 PM 6,755 Views 3 Comments

While ads were not placed in the apps themselves, the accounts were scanned, meaning that such data could be used to push targeted ads on other accounts

# gmail - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Google explains why it reads users' email in terms of service update
# Peek Inside
# Peek Inside

Google explains why it reads users' email in terms of service update

Apr 15th 2014, 6:09 PM 13,930 Views 27 Comments

The company said that by analysing both incoming and outgoing mail, it allows it to target users with tailored ads and personalised content.

# gmail - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Gmail introduces shareable selfie backgrounds
# Check The Date
From The Daily Edge
# Check The Date

Gmail introduces shareable selfie backgrounds

Apr 1st 2014, 9:59 AM 3,238 Views 1 Comment

Your face, on everyone’s email account.

# gmail - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Gmail really, really wants you to look at your promotions tab
# Eye-catching
# Eye-catching

Gmail really, really wants you to look at your promotions tab

Mar 26th 2014, 3:54 PM 11,401 Views 9 Comments

The email provider is experimenting with a new grid feature which will turn any marketing emails into picture ads.

# gmail - Friday 24 January, 2014

Yahoo's amazing response to the great Gmail blackout of 2014
# Gfail
From The Daily Edge
# Gfail

Yahoo's amazing response to the great Gmail blackout of 2014

Jan 24th 2014, 7:37 PM 4,707 Views 0 Comments

Gmail was down, but now it’s back. Everyone relax.

# gmail - Friday 10 January, 2014

Gmail change will soon allow anyone on Google+ to email you
# Changes
# Changes

Gmail change will soon allow anyone on Google+ to email you

Jan 10th 2014, 11:08 AM 14,797 Views 25 Comments

Thankfully, you can opt-out of it.

# gmail - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Don't panic: How to undo a sent email in Gmail
# Eeeek
# Eeeek

Don't panic: How to undo a sent email in Gmail

Dec 7th 2013, 5:30 PM 33,613 Views 24 Comments

You’ll have to be quick though.

# gmail - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Goodbye Hotmail, hello Microsoft Outlook
# Email
# Email

Goodbye Hotmail, hello Microsoft Outlook

Feb 19th 2013, 6:00 PM 12,395 Views 29 Comments

Microsoft thinks Outlook is better than Gmail, so it’s about to spend $30 million to send its message across the US.

# gmail - Thursday 20 December, 2012

'Careless' employees more of an IT security risk than hackers - survey
# IT Security
# IT Security

'Careless' employees more of an IT security risk than hackers - survey

Dec 20th 2012, 10:00 PM 9,116 Views 8 Comments

A survey of nearly 300 IT professionals in Irish companies has identified their concerns about employees’ computer habits at work.

# gmail - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

Google animation shows what happens when you send an email
# Press Send
# Press Send

Google animation shows what happens when you send an email

May 16th 2012, 8:30 PM 1,931 Views 3 Comments

Ever wondered what happens to your email when it goes off into the ether?…

# gmail - Sunday 1 April, 2012

Round-up: The best of today's April Fool's Day stories
# April Fools
From The Daily Edge
# April Fools

Round-up: The best of today's April Fool's Day stories

Apr 1st 2012, 2:51 PM 20,512 Views 18 Comments

Twitter’s going down to 133 characters; Skype has solved the difficulty of poor coverage… and Bertie’s moving to Nigeria.

# gmail - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

How to delete your Google browsing history ahead of new privacy policy
# Privacy
# Privacy

How to delete your Google browsing history ahead of new privacy policy

Feb 29th 2012, 11:40 AM 22,792 Views 58 Comments

Tomorrow Google will launch a new privacy policy which could allow services like YouTube to access your browsing history – but there’s still time to opt out.

# gmail - Monday 20 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Feb 20th 2012, 7:45 PM 5,706 Views 1 Comment

Your evening round-up of the day’s biggest news stories…

Government 'could save €10million' by using webmail
# Email
# Email

Government 'could save €10million' by using webmail

Feb 20th 2012, 5:03 PM 7,731 Views 34 Comments

Fine Gael Senator Catherine Noone said a cloud-based email system like Gmail would save money and increase flexibility.

# gmail - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Gmail withdraws app from Apple store - just hours after launching
# Mail Fail
# Mail Fail

Gmail withdraws app from Apple store - just hours after launching

Nov 3rd 2011, 7:15 PM 1,426 Views 14 Comments

Google apologises to users but no word on when the app will be made available again.

# gmail - Thursday 2 June, 2011

China refutes Google's claims that Gmail attacks originated in Jinan
# Gmail
# Gmail

China refutes Google's claims that Gmail attacks originated in Jinan

Jun 2nd 2011, 3:56 PM 257 Views 0 Comments

Chinese state media says Google “arbitrarily pointing the finger at China” for a second time, after the internet company warned users it had detected a Gmail account hacking scame.

Google uncovers Gmail security attack aimed at tricking users into sharing passwords
# Gmail
# Gmail

Google uncovers Gmail security attack aimed at tricking users into sharing passwords

Jun 2nd 2011, 7:41 AM 387 Views 0 Comments

Internet company says personal Gmail accounts belonging to US government officials, journalists and Chinese political activists are among the hundreds affected.

# gmail - Monday 21 March, 2011

Google says China 'interfering' with local Gmail accounts
# Google
# Google

Google says China 'interfering' with local Gmail accounts

Mar 21st 2011, 8:36 AM 630 Views 0 Comments

Users in China have complained that they’re not able to send messages – and Google says it’s their government’s fault.

# gmail - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Google promises to restore lost Gmail data today
# Gmail
From Business ETC
# Gmail

Google promises to restore lost Gmail data today

Mar 1st 2011, 9:44 AM 291 Views 0 Comments

Google says 40,000 users – or 0.02 per cent – of its users found their accounts empty after a bug-ridden update.

# gmail - Monday 28 February, 2011

More problems for Google as Gmail goes down for some users
# Google
# Google

More problems for Google as Gmail goes down for some users

Feb 28th 2011, 3:08 PM 1,384 Views 0 Comments

The latest problems follow last week’s service disruptions for users of Google calendars.

# gmail - Friday 12 November, 2010

Facebook will launch integrated email service on Monday
# Facebook Mail
# Facebook Mail

Facebook will launch integrated email service on Monday

Nov 12th 2010, 3:23 PM 401 Views 0 Comments

The next step in Facebook’s war for global domination: an integrated email product for every user.

# gmail - Wednesday 20 October, 2010

Israel bans social network use in defence forces
# IDF
# IDF

Israel bans social network use in defence forces

Oct 20th 2010, 3:49 PM 651 Views 0 Comments

IDF forced to ban social networks and email clients following series of blunders and leaks.

# gmail - Friday 24 September, 2010

China may have been spying on Gmail accounts
# Gmail
# Gmail

China may have been spying on Gmail accounts

Sep 24th 2010, 12:57 PM 274 Views 0 Comments

Gmail users begin to see red banners on their pages warning them that IP addresses in China were attempting to log in.

# gmail - Tuesday 31 August, 2010

Google to launch experimental new ‘Priority Inbox’
# Gmail
# Gmail

Google to launch experimental new ‘Priority Inbox’

Aug 31st 2010, 3:14 PM 297 Views 0 Comments

# gmail - Wednesday 25 August, 2010

Google takes on Skype with phone calls built into Gmail
# Google Voice
# Google Voice

Google takes on Skype with phone calls built into Gmail

Aug 25th 2010, 7:39 PM 262 Views 0 Comments

US and Canadian users will be able to call landlines and mobiles for free with Google Voice, built into Gmail from today.