Google Gmail Notifier

Google has released the Gmail Notifier: a little software gizmo that runs on your PC (Windows 2000 or XP only). You install it, tell it your gmail username and password, and then it runs in the background popping up a little email summary in your screen whenever a new message arrives in your Gmail account.…

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Free Gmail Invites

I have 5 free gmail invites to give away, gmail is google’s new email service that gives 1000mb of storage. All you need to do is email me (tips@shinyplastic.com) your first name, last name and email address (google needs those for the invite), and tell me what gadgets you want to see me talking about…

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Google Gmail legal challenge

BBC News is reporting that California Democratic Senator Liz Figueroa is drawing up legislation to stop gmail over privacy issues: that Google will read all your private email sent/received through the gmail service and use the contents of your messages for targetted ads. Bad Scenario: you are at work sending a quick private email to…

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