Google Gmail update makes phone numbers, email ids and addresses as hyperlinks

Currently, all you have to do is click the addresses for viewing them on the email addresses, Google Maps to automatically open in the default browser or email app's compose window as well as phone numbers window to initiate the call if the user operates it on mobile.

For example, if a user clicks on a link to a physical address, Google Maps will be opened.

Addresses and phone numbers will be appearing as hyperlinks whether you are using an iOS or Android on mobile or on the web on your computer.

Every so often, Google will add a clever, exciting new feature to one of its apps or services that we wonder how we ever lived without. The only way to use them is to copy and select the whole line and then paste it again in the respective app.

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Google is making a seemingly obvious improvement to Gmail that will make it easier to handle addresses, phone numbers and contact information in email.

Gmail will now convert phone numbers, contact information, and addresses into clickable links. When you tap the address, you are brought to a view of the address within Google Maps! With the feature now available on Gmail as well, users can save a lot of time as they can get about doing their job more seamlessly. "Precious time can be lost by having to copy and paste this information from an email into other apps and websites, so we wanted to provide a better way to perform these tasks that also saves time".

Starting today, users with iPhones and iPads will also begin seeing new "People also view." reading suggestions at the bottom of online content viewed with the Google iOS app.

This new feature will help users to take actions rapidly while surfing through mail.

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