Gmail Serves Up a Medium Mixing Cocktail

 
 
By Ben Charny  |  Posted 2006-06-01
 
 
 

Google's introduced Reply by Chat, which lets Gmail e-mail users move their conversations to the Google Talk instant messaging application, or a Gmail feature called "chat."

So if you're about to reply to a Gmail e-mail message, you can instead send your reply as a chat message, says a Google representative.

The Reply by Chat feature serves as further evidence that Google continues to mesh its free Gmail feature with Google Talk.

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