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Google Launches Beijing 2008 Olympic Games Portal

Posted by on August 9, 2008

Google Launches Beijing 2008 Olympic Games Portal

Google has launched a new portal for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games which has just started. The Portal will have news from sports world, videos of the competitions from YouTube, 3D models of the stadiums hosting the events, created with the Google SketchUp. The portal also has event schedule and medals won by each country.(…)

New Gmail Loading Interface for Slow Connection

Posted by on May 17, 2008

New Gmail Loading Interface for Slow Connection

Google has rolled out a new Gmail loading interface for slow Internet connections. With this feature, Gmail gives you an option to switch from standard view to the basic HTML view if you are browsing with a slow Internet connection. The option to select the mail view can be found in the right hand bottom(…)

Get Gmail Redesigned by Stylish Firefox Add-on and User Style

Posted by on September 29, 2009

Get Gmail Redesigned by Stylish Firefox Add-on and User Style

Most of us have already used Stylish Add-on for Firefox, which can load user styles for various pages while using Firefox. There is a new user script which can change the dull look of Gmail to a dark theme. This user script is called Gmail Redesigned. This user style gives a dark theme for Gmail(…)

Google App Engine Launched

Posted by on April 8, 2008

Google App Engine Launched

Google has launched a new service called Google App Engine which the company describes as a developer tool that enables you to run your web applications on Google’s infrastructure. Google App Engine gives you access to the same building blocks that Google uses for its own applications, making it easier to build an application that(…)

Google Talk Labs Edition Launched

Posted by on April 8, 2008

Google Talk Labs Edition Launched

There is a new edition of Google Talk, Google Talk Labs edition. The new edition has almost all features of Google Talk. Google actually made their exisiting Google Talk gadget that is powered by Flash, and wrapped it into an actual installable application. That means you get things such as group chat capabilities, tabbed conversations,(…)

Get iGoogle Themes from inThemes

Posted by on April 1, 2008

Get iGoogle Themes from inThemes

Few months back Google has launched a directory for themes for iGoogle- Google’s personalized home page. InThemes is the new unofficial iGoogle themes directory which is neatly arranged and catagorized. InThemes also has good quality themes when compared to Google’s directory. In case you are using iGoogle, check out some good themes at inThemes. inThemes(…)

Google Docs Available in Offline Mode

Posted by on April 1, 2008

Google Docs Available in Offline Mode

Google has introduced the much awaited feature in Google Docs, the offline editing feature. Starting from today and over the coming weeks Google will be rolling out offline editing access to word processing documents to Google Docs users. With this, you will no longer need an internet connection to edit documents in your computer from(…)

Get Feed of Unread Messages & Labels in Gmail

Posted by on March 13, 2008

Get Feed of Unread Messages & Labels in Gmail

Gmail has a great feature of offering feed for unread messages, which is currently not available in any webmail. This feature lets you to subscribe to RSS feeds of your Inbox. For using this service, you would need to use is http://mail.google.com/mail/feed/atom and the feed reader will need authentication. This wont work in Google Reader,(…)

Gmail Assistant: Desktop Notifier for Multiple Gmail Accounts

Posted by on March 5, 2008

Gmail Assistant: Desktop Notifier for Multiple Gmail Accounts

Gmail assistant is a desktop notifier for multiple Gmail accounts. The program uses a secure connection (IMAP over SSL) to connect to your Gmail accounts. GmailAssistant was coded in Java, which gives it two advantages: it will run on pretty much any OS, and it doesn’t require installation. Instead, a simple double-click on the JAR(…)

Get Google Talk in Firefox Sidebar

Posted by on March 3, 2008

Get Google Talk in Firefox Sidebar

Google Talk can can be accessed in a number of ways be it through Gmail or through Gtalk or through web messengers. Another way of accessing is to use sidebar in Firefox. GTalk sidebar extension is a Firefox add-on which enable you to access Gtalk from your Firefox sidebar. Steps to access Gtalk in Firefox:(…)