push email

Rumour: Palm Pre Will Support Push Gmail

A tipster has confirmed to PreCentral that the Pre, or at least the WebOS emulator, supports IMAP IDLE for Gmail. What does that mean? Free push email for any Gmail account, basically. Colour me impressed. [PreCentral—Thanks, Chad!]

MobileMe and iPhone 3G’s Push Email Really Push?

MobileMe and iPhone 3G’s Push Email Really Push?

One of the new features in Apple’s MobileMe suite is the push services, allowing users to get near instant notification of incoming emails, as well as instant changes to address books and appointments. There are grumblings, however, that it isn’t true push. For example, when settings are changed in the…