Blog post in the category Gmail

  • Google Me!

    I'm now the proud new owner of an exclusive Gmail email account. If you haven't heard this is the new email account from the best search engine on the web, Google. As far as I know the accounts aren't up for general subscription, but existing users g…

  • Gmail Frenzy

    I've had my Gmail account exactly a week now. Not much traffic coming through, but that's ok, least I'm getting no spam. Today I recieved my first Gmail invite. Time to start inviting friends to try it out. It seems that the way Google have advertise…

  • Gmail Invite Scheme

    Yesterday, while in a email "conversation" I suddenly noticed I had six gmail invites to give away! This was a complete surprise to me, because, since receiving my account I've only ever had one lonely invite before this. Even more to my su…

  • Good Deeds

    Well, I have done my good deed for the day/week/month... I had four spare Gmail invites, but now it's down to only two! The two lucky people were Lenix Powers and Jake Rogers who were around at the right time and the right place — namely #html on IRC…

  • Unstyled Gmail

    A few weeks ago I checked out what Google's Gmail web email application looked like without any stylesheets enabled. I did this by disabling them using the Web Developer toolbar for Mozilla Firefox. I have just checked and it still does a similar thi…

  • Hotmail Fight Back

    From this autumn, all free Hotmail accounts will have a 250MB inbox, as well as the ability to send and receive attachments of up to 10MB. With MSN Calendar, you'll also be able to manage your time more efficiently by sharing your calendar with other…

  • GBrowser

    Looks like there is Google Browser in the pipeline according to an article on Slashdot and on NY Post. The New York Post, online edition, reports that Google have hired numerous new recruits in recent weeks. These recruits range from a main developer…

  • Firefox Extensions

    Here is all the information on my favourite Firefox extensions... Web Developer A "must have" extension if you're a web developer (the clues in the name!) It has a lot of features such as validation of HTML, CSS and accessibility, easily turning off…

  • 50 Invites

    It was mentioned a couple of days ago about Gmail increasing available invites dramatically after there being a shortage of late. Today I just noticed that they've moved the invites box again and that I've got 50 invites compared to the five I'd had…

  • Loved Up Google

    I knew the changing of the Google logo to some Valentines theme was inevitable (I think I've been influenced by Agent Smith after watching the Matrix the last two nights!)... But this just caught my eye, Gmail getting themed up aswell... I wonder i…