Friday, October 21, 2011

Is This the New Gmail? (Video)

PCMag.Com - If this leaked video from Google is real, Gmail is about to get a major HTML5 makeover loaded with new ways to customize your inbox.

The Google introductory video, since removed from YouTube, was reportedly leaked online and picked up by a Spanish blog before making its way to Engadget. It features Jason Cornwell, a user experience designer for Gmail. Scroll down to watch.

Perhaps the biggest new feature is that your interface will automatically resize to any size window. You can also change pixel display density (choices: cozy, comfortable, or compact?), change the size of your G-chat window and other widgets, even customize your search filters.
Email threads will also look more like IM or Google+ conversations, and will display the sender’s profile picture next to each update.                 More