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# gmail - Last year 2021

Portakabin seeks court order to find person behind Gmail account who allegedly defamed company
# High Court
# High Court

Portakabin seeks court order to find person behind Gmail account who allegedly defamed company

May 19th 2021, 5:51 PM 19,522 Views 0 Comments

The case was heard in the High Court today.

# gmail - All time

Google says worldwide service outage caused by internal technical fault
# Google Down
# Google Down

Google says worldwide service outage caused by internal technical fault

Updated Dec 14th 2020, 7:50 PM 62,530 Views 69 Comments

Google apologised to all users affected by the outage.

German lawyer takes Google to Irish High Court over alleged hacking of his gmail account
# Qatari Based Hackers
# Qatari Based Hackers

German lawyer takes Google to Irish High Court over alleged hacking of his gmail account

Feb 28th 2020, 11:19 AM 15,387 Views 0 Comments

The law scholar claims that “Qatari based actors” attempted to unlawfully access his gmail account.

Taoiseach admits using personal email address for government business
# Operational Reasons
# Operational Reasons

Taoiseach admits using personal email address for government business

Dec 13th 2016, 6:15 PM 11,002 Views 77 Comments

He said it is for “operational reasons”.

Commissioner's email scandal highlights 'dinosaur-like' garda IT system
# Does Not Compute
# Does Not Compute

Commissioner's email scandal highlights 'dinosaur-like' garda IT system

Nov 26th 2016, 7:05 AM 8,089 Views 19 Comments

While the discussion this week focused on security, gardaí want to know when the force will be equipped to police a 21st century Ireland.

Google got rid of their April Fool's prank because no one thought it was funny
# Mic Drop
From The Daily Edge
# Mic Drop

Google got rid of their April Fool's prank because no one thought it was funny

Apr 1st 2016, 10:09 PM 8,864 Views 4 Comments

You can do anything, but don’t mess with people’s emails.

Google's April Fools' joke involving minions has seriously backfired
# Mic Drop
# Mic Drop

Google's April Fools' joke involving minions has seriously backfired

Apr 1st 2016, 9:14 AM 46,568 Views 20 Comments

Replacing an important button with a Send + minion GIF. What could possibly go wrong?

One of Gmail's best experimental features has been made official
# Q-tip
# Q-tip

One of Gmail's best experimental features has been made official

Jun 23rd 2015, 7:30 PM 23,815 Views 7 Comments

Undo send had been an experimental feature since 2009, but now is as good a time as any to activate it.

Gmail's autocomplete messed up - so watch who you're sending that email to
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

Gmail's autocomplete messed up - so watch who you're sending that email to

Feb 24th 2015, 9:34 AM 13,946 Views 10 Comments

Oh dear.

Gmail's autocomplete screwed up, and a load of people just ruined their lives
# Gfail
From The Daily Edge
# Gfail

Gmail's autocomplete screwed up, and a load of people just ruined their lives

Feb 24th 2015, 8:08 AM 5,009 Views 0 Comments

It’s not just you.

It looks like China has completely blocked Gmail
# Great Firewall
# Great Firewall

It looks like China has completely blocked Gmail

Dec 29th 2014, 10:35 AM 12,112 Views 20 Comments

The country has removed a loophole which allowed people to access Gmail via third-party services like Microsoft Outlook and Apple Mail.

Want to use Gmail as Gaeilge? Now you can!
# Is Maith Liom
# Is Maith Liom

Want to use Gmail as Gaeilge? Now you can!

Dec 11th 2014, 10:55 PM 11,878 Views 87 Comments

More than 60,000 words and phrases were translated as the new feature was introduced today.

It's not just you - there were problems with Gmail everywhere this morning
# Breakdown
# Breakdown

It's not just you - there were problems with Gmail everywhere this morning

Oct 22nd 2014, 10:24 AM 9,720 Views 10 Comments

DON’T. PANIC.

Now you can use an actual, physical USB key to log in to Gmail
# The Lockout
# The Lockout

Now you can use an actual, physical USB key to log in to Gmail

Oct 21st 2014, 4:55 PM 13,244 Views 11 Comments

Introducing: Security Key

Google stops forcing new Gmail users to sign up to Google+
# Separation
# Separation

Google stops forcing new Gmail users to sign up to Google+

Sep 22nd 2014, 5:47 PM 8,299 Views 6 Comments

Those signing up to Gmail will now have the option as to whether they want to set up a Google+ account or not.

Google stops scanning students' email accounts for advertising
# Scanning
# Scanning

Google stops scanning students' email accounts for advertising

Apr 30th 2014, 2:25 PM 6,759 Views 3 Comments

While ads were not placed in the apps themselves, the accounts were scanned, meaning that such data could be used to push targeted ads on other accounts

Google explains why it reads users' email in terms of service update
# Peek Inside
# Peek Inside

Google explains why it reads users' email in terms of service update

Apr 15th 2014, 6:09 PM 13,936 Views 27 Comments

The company said that by analysing both incoming and outgoing mail, it allows it to target users with tailored ads and personalised content.

Gmail introduces shareable selfie backgrounds
# Check The Date
From The Daily Edge
# Check The Date

Gmail introduces shareable selfie backgrounds

Apr 1st 2014, 9:59 AM 3,240 Views 1 Comment

Your face, on everyone’s email account.

Gmail really, really wants you to look at your promotions tab
# Eye-catching
# Eye-catching

Gmail really, really wants you to look at your promotions tab

Mar 26th 2014, 3:54 PM 11,405 Views 9 Comments

The email provider is experimenting with a new grid feature which will turn any marketing emails into picture ads.

Yahoo's amazing response to the great Gmail blackout of 2014
# Gfail
From The Daily Edge
# Gfail

Yahoo's amazing response to the great Gmail blackout of 2014

Jan 24th 2014, 7:37 PM 4,715 Views 0 Comments

Gmail was down, but now it’s back. Everyone relax.

Gmail change will soon allow anyone on Google+ to email you
# Changes
# Changes

Gmail change will soon allow anyone on Google+ to email you

Jan 10th 2014, 11:08 AM 14,821 Views 25 Comments

Thankfully, you can opt-out of it.

Don't panic: How to undo a sent email in Gmail
# Eeeek
# Eeeek

Don't panic: How to undo a sent email in Gmail

Dec 7th 2013, 5:30 PM 33,616 Views 24 Comments

You’ll have to be quick though.

Goodbye Hotmail, hello Microsoft Outlook
# Email
# Email

Goodbye Hotmail, hello Microsoft Outlook

Feb 19th 2013, 6:00 PM 12,404 Views 29 Comments

Microsoft thinks Outlook is better than Gmail, so it’s about to spend $30 million to send its message across the US.

'Careless' employees more of an IT security risk than hackers - survey
# IT Security
# IT Security

'Careless' employees more of an IT security risk than hackers - survey

Dec 20th 2012, 10:00 PM 9,124 Views 8 Comments

A survey of nearly 300 IT professionals in Irish companies has identified their concerns about employees’ computer habits at work.

Google animation shows what happens when you send an email
# Press Send
# Press Send

Google animation shows what happens when you send an email

May 16th 2012, 8:30 PM 1,939 Views 3 Comments

Ever wondered what happens to your email when it goes off into the ether?…

Round-up: The best of today's April Fool's Day stories
# April Fools
From The Daily Edge
# April Fools

Round-up: The best of today's April Fool's Day stories

Apr 1st 2012, 2:51 PM 20,517 Views 18 Comments

Twitter’s going down to 133 characters; Skype has solved the difficulty of poor coverage… and Bertie’s moving to Nigeria.

How to delete your Google browsing history ahead of new privacy policy
# Privacy
# Privacy

How to delete your Google browsing history ahead of new privacy policy

Feb 29th 2012, 11:40 AM 22,798 Views 58 Comments

Tomorrow Google will launch a new privacy policy which could allow services like YouTube to access your browsing history – but there’s still time to opt out.

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Feb 20th 2012, 7:45 PM 5,713 Views 1 Comment

Your evening round-up of the day’s biggest news stories…

Government 'could save €10million' by using webmail
# Email
# Email

Government 'could save €10million' by using webmail

Feb 20th 2012, 5:03 PM 7,738 Views 34 Comments

Fine Gael Senator Catherine Noone said a cloud-based email system like Gmail would save money and increase flexibility.

Gmail withdraws app from Apple store - just hours after launching
# Mail Fail
# Mail Fail

Gmail withdraws app from Apple store - just hours after launching

Nov 3rd 2011, 7:15 PM 1,431 Views 14 Comments

Google apologises to users but no word on when the app will be made available again.

China refutes Google's claims that Gmail attacks originated in Jinan
# Gmail
# Gmail

China refutes Google's claims that Gmail attacks originated in Jinan

Jun 2nd 2011, 3:56 PM 261 Views 0 Comments

Chinese state media says Google “arbitrarily pointing the finger at China” for a second time, after the internet company warned users it had detected a Gmail account hacking scame.

Google uncovers Gmail security attack aimed at tricking users into sharing passwords
# Gmail
# Gmail

Google uncovers Gmail security attack aimed at tricking users into sharing passwords

Jun 2nd 2011, 7:41 AM 390 Views 0 Comments

Internet company says personal Gmail accounts belonging to US government officials, journalists and Chinese political activists are among the hundreds affected.

Google says China 'interfering' with local Gmail accounts
# Google
# Google

Google says China 'interfering' with local Gmail accounts

Mar 21st 2011, 8:36 AM 634 Views 0 Comments

Users in China have complained that they’re not able to send messages – and Google says it’s their government’s fault.

Google promises to restore lost Gmail data today
# Gmail
From Business ETC
# Gmail

Google promises to restore lost Gmail data today

Mar 1st 2011, 9:44 AM 291 Views 0 Comments

Google says 40,000 users – or 0.02 per cent – of its users found their accounts empty after a bug-ridden update.

More problems for Google as Gmail goes down for some users
# Google
# Google

More problems for Google as Gmail goes down for some users

Feb 28th 2011, 3:08 PM 1,396 Views 0 Comments

The latest problems follow last week’s service disruptions for users of Google calendars.

Facebook will launch integrated email service on Monday
# Facebook Mail
# Facebook Mail

Facebook will launch integrated email service on Monday

Nov 12th 2010, 3:23 PM 407 Views 0 Comments

The next step in Facebook’s war for global domination: an integrated email product for every user.

Israel bans social network use in defence forces
# IDF
# IDF

Israel bans social network use in defence forces

Oct 20th 2010, 3:49 PM 661 Views 0 Comments

IDF forced to ban social networks and email clients following series of blunders and leaks.

China may have been spying on Gmail accounts
# Gmail
# Gmail

China may have been spying on Gmail accounts

Sep 24th 2010, 12:57 PM 276 Views 0 Comments

Gmail users begin to see red banners on their pages warning them that IP addresses in China were attempting to log in.

Google to launch experimental new ‘Priority Inbox’
# Gmail
# Gmail

Google to launch experimental new ‘Priority Inbox’

Aug 31st 2010, 3:14 PM 301 Views 0 Comments

Google takes on Skype with phone calls built into Gmail
# Google Voice
# Google Voice

Google takes on Skype with phone calls built into Gmail

Aug 25th 2010, 7:39 PM 266 Views 0 Comments

US and Canadian users will be able to call landlines and mobiles for free with Google Voice, built into Gmail from today.