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Google may not read your Gmail messages, but third-party apps do

2 monthes ago   |   By Tech Radar

Last year, Google stopped scanning your Gmail inbox in order to target personalized ads at you, but plenty of third-party apps are still able to access the content of your emails. In some cases, developers of certain apps - for example trip planners - can be directly integrated with Gmail and granted access to utilize user data for their benefit (emails which show when you're going away, for example, in this mentioned case). Google has stated that it's fine with this, as detailed in a letter by Susan Molinari , who is VP of public policy and government affairs at the company. And what's...
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Clean Email Is A Comprehensive Email App, Not Free Though

Clean Email Is A Comprehensive Email App, Not Free Though

2 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

In Short: Clean Email is yet another e-mail app that you may find interesting, just in case you're looking for an Inbox substitute. Now, it is worth noting that you can try this app for free, but it's an app based on a subscription model. You can use it until you exchange 1,000 e-mails before you're asked to pay, and for some, it may be worth it. This app comes with a really nice, flat design, and it offers you all the regular e-mail features, with some additional ones. The company also puts great emphasis on privacy and security, while you can set this e-mail app to get rid of social...
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