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Gmail plugin Rapportive now gives you insight into the people you’re emailing

With competition from Google’s own People Widget breathing down its neck, startup Rapportive is innovating fast to keep its Gmail plugin in the lead. Rapportive replaces the right-hand bar of Gmail with information about the people who email you. Tweets, LinkedIn information and other social data is displayed, helping to provide a little more context [...]
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Gmail’s ‘People Widget’ Takes On Rapportive, No Browser Plugin Required

Technology : TechCrunch (4 years ago)

It's probably not a good sign that I'm this excited about an email widget, but there you go. Google has just announced that it's rolling out a new feature over the next week called the People Widget — a small sidebar to the right of... Read Post

Rapportive replaces Gmail ads with useful social information

Technology : Download Squad (5 years ago)

E-mail, Google, Mozilla, Freeware, Social Software, Browsers There are a number of email plugins that look to give you contextual information about the person you're communicating with. The first one I tried (and arguably the best I... Read Post

Rapportive one-ups Gmail – Includes People Widget in its context sidebar

Technology : The Next Web Blog (4 years ago)

If you’ve not caught on yet, we’re pretty big fans of the context-addition Gmail plugin known as Rapportive. Not only does it pull in valuable information and photos of the people with whom you’re emailing, it also has a brand new d... Read Post

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