Getting a new iOS device and then realizing you're no longer able to use Gmail as an Exchange account is frustrating, but there's hope.
Users of Microsoft's Mail, Calendar, and Contact apps have lost sync support via Google's Exchange ActiveSync with new updates.
The company says Gmail users should consider switching to Outlook to get the "best e-mail experience across all your devices."
To achieve independence, Apple and Samsung need to leave Google behind.
An Apple study on what features drive phone sales is flawed and those features aren't the major factors influencing purchases, a Samsung expert told jurors in a patent trial between the two rivals.
Google's Motorola Mobility tried to convince a court that key technology in a case against Microsoft had already been used previously by Apple.
Judge Andreas Voss of the Mannheim Regional Court has decided to stay a decision, which could push the ruling back months, according to one report.
Microsoft adds IMAP and OAuth support to its Outlook.com email service, providing what it says is a "richer email experience across devices and apps."
New, free Microsoft Outlook Web App clients for iPhone and iPad are available in the Apple App Store, but require an Office 365 subscription for use.
Protecting users' e-mail privacy from the National Security Agency and other intelligence services means using encryption. But with the exception of Google, few companies do everything they can.