Gmail revamp gives Microsoft some pause

The redesign of the hugely popular email service is an obvious shot across the bows of Office 365

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent @emmetjryan
29th April, 2018

Considering the service began as an April Fool’s joke, it shouldn’t be all that surprising that Gmail has taken its time to enter the modern era. The switch is about more than a bit of spit and polish: this is a shot across the bows of Microsoft’s Office 365.

The changes announced by Google with the email service went largely under the radar last week, but the popularity of the...

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