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This article was published on May 20, 2014

Google updates Gmail for Android with ability to save attachments to Drive

Google updates Gmail for Android with ability to save attachments to Drive
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Roberto Baldwin

Roberto Baldwin was a reporter for The Next Web in San Francisco between April 2014 and March 2015. Roberto Baldwin was a reporter for The Next Web in San Francisco between April 2014 and March 2015.

Gmail for Android has been updated with the ability to save attachments to Google Drive, Spam explanations, improved right-to-left language support and quick access to the navigation menu.

SaveToDriveThe big feature here is the ability to save attachments to Google Drive. Because space on mobile devices can be at a premium, being able to save files to the cloud is a great way to access large files without having to dump any apps on your device.

The other new features include Spam explanation, which presents a message detailing why a certain email has been dumped into the spam folder,right-to-left support for Arabic, Hebrew and Persian languages and swiping right from the left edge for access accounts and labels.

➤ Gmail for Android

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