Google is reportedly redesigning its email service so that you can continue sticking around. The changes will apply to the web interface of Gmail and will include a bunch of new features which align with Google’s idea of keeping it “fresh and clean”. Also Read - Google Play Store announces blanket ban on Sugar Daddy apps over sexual contentAlso Read - Google, Facebook make vaccination mandatory for employees returning to office
One of the biggest additions to Gmail will be the ability to snooze email. Think of it as snoozing a group conversation on a messaging service. It will allow you to disable notifications from a particular email thread. Other features will include Smart Reply, which is currently supported on the mobile version, and offline support. Also Read - Fake Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI) Lite APK links going viral on the internet: How to spot them
According to The Verge, Google’s redesigned Gmail will be available in the coming weeks as an early access program for G Suite customers and personal Gmail accounts. The company will also be testing the Chrome extensions to ensure that the new redesign is compatible before a wider rollout.
In a statement to the publication, Google said, “We re working on some major updates to Gmail (they re still in draft phase),” adding, “We need a bit more time to compose ourselves, so can t share anything yet archive this for now, and we ll let you know when it s time to hit send.”
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One of the major updates to Gmail in the recent times has been the dedicated Inbox app. Recently, Google also introduced a new design for its Google Calendar with modern icons, colors, and cleaner event boxes. On the other hand, the company is also working on a redesign for its Chrome browser web interface to align with Material Design 2. It is expected to be rolled out sometime in September.