We are seeing translation functionality being integrated more and more into our day-to-day online products. Google offers both on-site translation as well as Google Translate.
Identity theft these days lies in wait, mouth-breathing, not at the seams of your wallet, but at the log-in pages of every major product comprising the infrastructure of your online identity. How many online accounts of yours would someone be… Continue reading
As we wrote in our handy Gmail Search lesson below, Gmail is a product of Google, and Google’s roots are as a search engine. Gmail’s search function is terrifically robust and multi-faceted. Email has become such a cornerstone of the… Continue reading
Find yourself sending the same email, or the same reply, 20 or more times a week, or maybe even every day? At 5 to 10 minutes or so apiece, each one may not seem like much of a burden, but… Continue reading
It was abundantly apparent when sites such as Wikipedia, WordPress, Google, Mozilla, Wired, Reddit and others all conformed in protest of SOPA, just how much of the Internet’s infrastructure is reliant on certain key products. Tomorrow, March 1st, Google’s new… Continue reading
If you’ve come this far, then consider yourself a consistent Gmail user. Gmail is an outstanding email client. Threaded conversations, a powerful search tool, filing, labels, and other management features — not to mention Gchat — make Gmail something of… Continue reading
There is a whole lot more to Gmail than just sending and receiving email, and many features go underutilized, a tip that the 250 million people using the service should take note of. Please, allow us to share with you… Continue reading
As part of the Google redesign, Gmail is getting a new interface. In order to preview the new Gmail interface, select the gear icon in the upper right hand corner of your Gmail account. Then choose Mail Settings and the… Continue reading
I’m excited to present two new suites of lessons that both deal with a topic of increasing importance surrounding Internet use these days: your online footprint. These days your online presence is not just isolated to one social media account;… Continue reading
These days, Web browsers are constantly being updated. Each iteration introduces new features and improved performance. One of the main features that browsers are focusing on is HTML5 compatibility. HTML5 is the latest standard for the language that is used… Continue reading
If your workplace uses Google Apps, you may have logged in at the beginning of June and been greeted by an update that looked something like this: There are some privacy and legal notes in there, but the big news… Continue reading
How big are today’s biggest online social utilities? How many hundreds of millions of people are using Facebook, and how does that compare to its competitors? How many of these online social networking masses are accessing these sites via mobile… Continue reading
Frequent Gmail users: do you know how to customize your Gmail account? Hit the gear icon in the upper right hand corner, then Mail Settings and Themes: For more on further customizing your theme and access to your Gmail account,… Continue reading
We’ve all got side projects, and some of them, sure enough, require social media tools, like Twitter. The popular microblogging platform, however, permits only one account per email address. So, you’ve got your personal Twitter account, but how do you… Continue reading
I recently found myself quietly pitching Gmail to a friend who’d tired of the handful of email clients he’d relied upon since he began using the Internet. His biggest concern, understandably, was importing all his contacts and old messages. It turns out… Continue reading
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