What's Coming Next in Gmail, YouTube and other Google Products
Here are some interesting statistics (and hints) about different Google products from the Google Analyst Day 2007:
- The upcoming version of Gmail will pre-fetch all email messages on the page, so your emails load instantly. [Gmail Offline ?]
- Google Docs traffic has more than doubled by adding a “Open in Google Docs” link to email with attachments in Gmail.
- YouTube has 8 hours of video uploaded every single minute.
- iGoogle indexes 200,000 feeds and 20,000 gadgets.
- A new feature in Google Docs will allow you to search and collect data right inside the spreadsheet.
- YouTube Streams - basically you get a collection of videos, with a related chat box; you can also do search and add videos to the stream. This could be like Meebo.
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