The solution is unique in that a single client supports both SMS or GPRS as the message bearer, important attributes in the fastest developing mobile markets such as India.
Android's built-in Gmail client uses Google Cloud Messaging to push email for Gmail accounts set up to sync with the phone.
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Push email is an email system that provides an always-on capability, in which new email is actively transferred (pushed) as it arrives by the mail delivery agent (MDA) (commonly called mail server) to the mail user agent (MUA), also called the email client.
Apple's i Phone, i Pad and i Pod Touch support Hotmail push email.
Until early 2013, they supported Gmail push email (via Google Sync) and Microsoft's Exchange Active Sync platform, allowing them to synchronize email, calendars and contacts with a Microsoft Exchange Server, MDaemon, Zimbra, Nueva Sync or Kerio Connect.
This is the most simple and straightforward way to do it that doesn’t require a special setup, with the exception that you need to have multiple browsers installed on your computer.
However, by setting up a new account using IMAP IDLE, push email is restored.