Gmail app for iOS updated with some new features and interface improvements, now works on all devices running iOS 4+ including iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.
First, you now have the ability to set a custom signature for your mobile messages and a vacation responder, both available through the gear icon at the top of the menu view, revealed Google.
Also improved labels with support for nested labels. Additionally, if for iOS 5, the new notification sound make it easier to distinguish when a mail is received, Google informed.
Gmail app and Gmail for mobile also received a cool new feature dubbled “Gmail Scribbles.” “You can now open up a canvas and scribble a message that will be attached to your email. It’s perfect for sending a quick sketch that is hard to express in words or adding a fun graphic to make your email more personal. Scribbles support different colors, brush sizes, lines, erasers and spray paint,” informs Google.
Scribbles support different colors, brush sizes, lines, erasers and spray paint. This example was created in the Gmail app on an iPad.
Gmail app 1.1 for iOS also added better support for nested labels and Google+ Circles. The settings page that was available in the mobile web app, is now included in the iOS app, so you can add a custom signature and a vacation responder.
Finaly, Google says that they are also working on features like ‘banner notifications, multiple login support and the ability to send-as from any account already configured in Gmail.’
You can download Gmail 1.1 for iOS through the App Store.