How to activate Google Account Activity

Summary:In a bid to help you figure out where your time vanishes everyday, Google is rolling out a light version of its Analytics product to Gmail customers called Account Activity, which is like catnip for statistics nerds like me.

In a bid to help you figure out where your time vanishes everyday, Google is rolling out a light version of its Analytics product to Gmail customers called Account Activity, which is like catnip for statistics nerds like me.

Account Activity allows you to see how many emails you've sent per month, who they were sent to, and compare it with previous months.

It's only a beta version right now and it's kind of buried inside Google's slew of products. Today, we're going to show you how to get at it.

Watch the video to get your number geek on

Topics: Collaboration, Google

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A fresh recruit onto the tech journalism battlefield, Luke Hopewell is eager to see some action. After a tour of duty in the belly of the Telstra beast, he is keen to report big stories on the enterprise beat. Drawing on past experience in radio, print and magazine, he plans to ask all the tough questions you want answered.

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