Gmail Gains New IPad-friendly Layout
The App Store is not the only place where you can find iPad-friendly apps-sometimes, all it takes is a friendly visit to the Website of your friendly neighborhood multinational corporation.
The change is part of Google's push to make
Because Gmail for mobile is a Web-based app, there is no download or installation required to enjoy it: all you need to do is point the iPad's version of Safari to the
Of course, you can still take advantage of all of Gmail's features-including accessing your account via IMAP through the iPad's built-in mail app.
The new Gmail for mobile app requires iPhone OS 2.2 (which, obviously, won't be a problem with iPads, which run iPhone OS 3.2 or higher). Devices that run an older version of the operating system will default to Gmail's old mobile interface.