Posts Tagged ‘email’

Google Gmail New Compose Box and Message Tabs

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

So Google decided to ditch the old compose box and came out with the new pop out Gmail compose box. Whoever thought up this idea didn’t have the frequent email user in mind. Frankly I found it very clunky to use. Unfortunately there was no way to go back to the old compose style box as Google has completely switched it off.

Gmail new compose box

Initially the new compose box only sits in the bottom right corner and you have to write your message on a cocked-eye basis. After listening to the many user’s complaints, Google now allows you to set the compose box right smack in the middle of your webmail. It helped some but still not good enough. (more…)

Googlemail account instead of Gmail

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011

Now this is intriguing. I have seen some gmail user with a @googlemail.com domain rather than the @gmail.com domain in their email address. Doing a quick search, I found the reason why. It seems there is some trademark issue for users in UK and Germany and Google cannot use the gmail if users sign up from those countries.

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