Google on Tuesday announced it’s introducing Add-ons to Gmail, a horizon that will let developers confederate their craving apps directly into Gmail.
By giving business a approach to work with business apps directly from their inbox, Google is bringing Gmail adult to speed with other G Suite tools — including Slides, Forms, Docs, and Sheets — that already have Add-on frameworks available.
“Rather than toggling between your inbox and other apps, use add-ons to finish actions right from Gmail,” Gmail product manager Aakash Sahney explained in a blog post. “With Gmail Add-ons, your inbox can contextually aspect your go-to app formed on messages we accept to assistance we get things finished faster.”
Gmail Add-ons have been accessible in developer preview given March, and Google is rolling it out now with 10 ready-to-use craving integrations from a partners: Asana, Dialpad, Intuit QuickBooks, ProsperWorks, RingCentral, Smartsheet, Streak, Trello, Wrike, and Hire (by Google). DocuSign will also have a Gmail Add-on soon.
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