Google finally reveals why Gmail, Youtube and other services suffered 45-minute outage - Details here

Google has said that the recent global outage of its services happened due to a mistake with its system for identifying people online.

Dec 20, 2020, 08:34 AM IST

Explained: Reason behind 45-minute global outage for Gmail, YouTube and other Google services

During the outage, millions of Google users were unable to access emails or Youtube.

Dec 15, 2020, 07:50 AM IST

YouTube, Gmail services restored globally after outage of over an hour

The YouTube and Gmail services were restored after an outage of over an hour across the world.

Dec 14, 2020, 18:21 PM IST

YouTube, Gmail services crash globally; netizens say 'Looks like they have rejected humanity'

YouTube also took note of the situation and said, "We are aware that many of you are having issues accessing YouTube right now – our team is aware and looking into it."

Dec 14, 2020, 17:49 PM IST

Google rolls out new settings for smart features in Gmail

Soon, you'll see a new setting for controlling whether your data in Gmail, Meet and Chat can be used to offer "smart" features in these and other Google products.

Nov 17, 2020, 11:06 AM IST

Google introduces cool features in Web Stories for WordPress

The company has partnered with the typography experts at iA, known for its award-winning app iA Writer and world-class typography craftsmanship.

Nov 16, 2020, 14:51 PM IST

Google to shut your Gmail account if inactive for 2 years --Here's the trick to evade this

After June 1, 2021 if you're inactive in one or more of these services for two years (24 months), Google may delete the content in the product in which you're inactive. 

Nov 16, 2020, 10:28 AM IST

Gmail account inactive for 2 years? Google will delete your content

Note that the new two year inactive policy will apply regardless of your Inactive Account Manager settings, Google added. 

Nov 13, 2020, 18:55 PM IST

Deleted phone contacts accidentally? Know how to restore in Google Contacts

The Google support page says that contacts can be restored only if they have been deleted within 30 days from Google Account. 

Nov 04, 2020, 13:22 PM IST

Now transfer one photo album via Google Takeout portability tool

Google said millions of photos have already been transferred since it began to roll out this feature.

Sep 22, 2020, 13:52 PM IST

Gmail, Google Docs, Google Drive restored after suffering massive worldwide outage; Google apologizes for inconvenience

System reliability is a top priority at Google, the company said.

Aug 20, 2020, 18:03 PM IST

Gmail suffers massive outage worldwide; Twitter flooded with queries

Popular outage tracking portal Down Detector has reported that user reports indicate Google is having problems since 1:16 AM EDT.

Aug 20, 2020, 11:52 AM IST

Google redesigning Gmail to make it a productivity hub

Gmail currently has more than 1 billion users.

Jul 16, 2020, 18:17 PM IST

Gmail for iPad update adds support for Split View multitasking

The feature is available immediately to all G Suite and personal Google Accounts.

Jul 08, 2020, 18:08 PM IST

Millions of Google Gmail users warned after glitch detected in email filters

The problem which has been fairly widespread allows spammers to send these 'not safe for work' messages directly into the mail boxes. 

Jul 04, 2020, 13:55 PM IST

Google Meet now available in Gmail on Android and iOS – Here’s how to use it

In the coming weeks, you’ll soon notice a new Meet tab on your phone’s Gmail app, Google said.

Jun 17, 2020, 15:02 PM IST

Gmail dark mode now available on iPhone and iPad

Dark Mode was announced for Gmail way back in September of last year, but rollout since then has been patchy on iOS.

Jun 08, 2020, 12:52 PM IST

Google Meet soon coming to Gmail directly – Here’s how to use it

Google Meet is available for free for everyone at and on iOS or Android.

May 13, 2020, 10:00 AM IST

Google finally rolling out dark mode for Gmail on Android

The latest version of the Gmail app for Android is said to be available with version 2019.08.18.267044774, which is currently available on Play Store.

Sep 12, 2019, 16:08 PM IST

Google to alert your contacts if you're on vacation

Available for only G Suite (Google's enterprise customers) at the moment and not the ordinary Gmail users, the feature will be fully rolled out globally from September 16, Google said in a statement.

Sep 02, 2019, 10:54 AM IST