Free Gmail push comes to iPhone and Windows Mobile

Summary:Google continues to provide expanded services for mobile devices and today they announced that Gmail support is now added to Google Sync for iPhone, iPod touch, and Windows Mobile devices. While the Google Android platform offers you the best Google sync/services solution, tools like Google Sync help make other devices more compelling for using Google services.

Google continues to provide expanded services for mobile devices and today they announced that Gmail support is now added to Google Sync for iPhone, iPod touch, and Windows Mobile devices. While the Google Android platform offers you the best Google sync/services solution, tools like Google Sync help make other devices more compelling for using Google services.

With the updated Google Sync client you will now get Gmail pushed to your phone. Since I use Exchange for my Contacts and Calendar, it is nice to see that Google lets you choose all or any combination of these three modules to sync with from your device. Simply visit the Google Sync site to get started.

There is currently not support for the Gmail sync for S60 or BlackBerry devices, but I am sure it will be coming like all their previous services.

Topics: Browser, Cloud, Collaboration, Google, iPhone, Mobile OS, Mobility, Windows

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Matthew Miller started using a mobile devices in 1997 and has been writing news, reviews, and opinion pieces ever since. He is a co-host with GigaOM's Kevin Tofel on the MobileTechRoundup podcast and an author of three Wiley Companion series books. Matthew started using mobile devices with a US Robotics Pilot 1000 and has owned over 200 d... Full Bio

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