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How Do I Make Web Mail My Default Email, Part 1

Skicrazer asked the Web Browsing and Email forum what to change so that clicking a mailto link would bring up a Web-based mail account

Google's New Privacy Policy: Why You Should Care

Google's new mega privacy policy has too few pros and many cons, say critics.

Email Tips: What's With That J? Plus Thunderbird Tweaks

Here's why the letter "J" inexplicably appears in some messages, and how to customize Mozilla's Thunderbird email client.

Log into Gmail on a PC via Your Smartphone

Google offers a slick way to more securely use a public PC by pairing log-in access with a QR reader on your smartphone.


Gmail Calling Stays Free Through 2012

Desktop users will continue to be able to call any domestic number within the United States or Canada through the end of 2012.


Google's Tough Week

Analysis: Its users are unhappy with Reader changes, the iOS Gmail app is pulled; what next?

Gmail iOS App Released, Then Pulled

Google released its anticipated iOS app on Wednesday--then quickly pulled it to fix a bug.


Check Out Gmail's New Look: Rolling Out Now

Google has revamped its popular Web-based e-mail service Gmail with a new design, navigation changes, better search options, and HD themes.

Online Privacy: How to Block Google Ads and Adjust Your Settings

Sometimes the ads that appear in your Google search results or in Gmail are a bit of a mystery.

Gmail iOS App: 8 Features for the Rumored App

With Google reportedly on the verge of launching a native Gmail app for iOS, here's eight features I'd love to see included in the app.