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Free Chrome extensions power up Gmail

From keyboard shortcuts to inbox managers, these handy Chrome extensions make a good email program even better.

5 Gmail tips for power users

Gmail's newest features include ways to search for old emails, quickly add meetings to your calendar, send large files and more. Here's a look at five of Google's latest email features to help you make the most of the popular Web-based service.

Review: Work with Gmail without even opening it with Checker Plus

This handy Chrome extension allows you to read, reply or delete emails without ever having to open the Gmail web page.

Google dumps data silos, announces a unified storage pool for Gmail and Drive

Chafe at those Gmail storage limits no more: Now, all your Google Drive space is your Gmail and Google+ Photo storage space, too.

Review: Track and follow up emails with Right Inbox for Gmail

Right Inbox for Gmail is a simple-to-use service that automatically reminds you to follow up on emails.

Review: Give Gmail an extreme makeover with Gmail Offline

Gmail Offline allows you to use Gmail without an Internet connection, and makes the web interface for Gmail look more like the Android version

Gmail users can now automatically generate Calendar entries

Google has started rolling out a new feature in Gmail that lets users create Google Calendar entries from their email messages.

Outlook.com vs. Gmail: What Microsoft is still missing

Hotmail is dead and Outlook.com stands alone, but Microsoft's mail service still has a few features to add before it catches up to Gmail.

Ads coming soon to your Outlook.com inbox

The clean minimalist Outlook.com will soon start displaying advertisements alongside your inbox and emails.

Why Mailbox for iOS is a better email app for business

The beta wait is over: Now everyone can get this excellent Gmail companion app. Here's why you should.