Posts tagged Friends And Family
Switch to Gmail

Posted by Jason Toff, Product Marketing ManagerSwitching email accounts can be painful. The idea of losing years of accumulated contacts and messages can sound daunting, to say the least. Luckily, switching to Gmail doesn’t mean you have to start tot...

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How to create a vacation responder (and 50 other things you might want to teach your parents)

Posted by Evan Steinberg, Gmail (Parental) Support TeamMy parents have a history of bringing work with them when we go on family vacations. At first it was just a few paper documents to review at the beach...years later, a laptop...now a smartphone. T...

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Call phones from Gmail

Posted by Robin Schriebman, Software EngineerGmail voice and video chat makes it easy to stay in touch with friends and family using your computer’s microphone and speakers. But until now, this required both people to be at their computers, signed in...

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Google Buzz in Gmail

Posted by Edward Ho, Tech Lead, Google BuzzFive years ago, Gmail was just email. Later we added chat and then video chat, both built right in, so people had choices about how to communicate from a single browser window. Today, communication on the we...

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Typing in Indian Languages

Anuj Sharma, Software EngineerUntil now, there hasn't been a good way to send email to friends and family in Hindi, my native language and their language of choice. That's why I'm happy to announce a new feature for Gmail that lets you type email in In...

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