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.
This story, "Gmail Gains New IPad-friendly Layout" was originally published by Macworld.