But progress on Inbox noticeably slowed, and we can't help but think many users preferred the comfort of Gmail rather than the flashy, if unfamiliar Inbox.
The search giant said Wednesday that it would "say goodbye" to Inbox at the end of March 2019.
Putin says suspects in Novichok poisoning are 'civilians'
Prime Minister Theresa May said intelligence showed the poisonings were state-sponsored by Russian Federation . They were described as being about 40 years old and believed to be travelling under fake names.
As years rolled out, Inbox became more popular among its users, and later began rolling out forward-thinking feature like Smart Replies and Unified Inbox.
If you need a little help moving on, but still want tabbed emails, pinning and more, hit the links below the story to learn how. Several features from Inbox have made their way to Gmail through updates, including "snoozing" an email for it to re-appear at a certain time, or the "Smart Compose" function that aids you in replying to emails in an efficient manner. It was built around mobile devices and perhaps for the first time, it eschewed the "everything but the kitchen sink" mentality of most email apps at the time.
Google has announced that Gmail Offline will be removed from the Chrome Web Store in December, because it isn't needed anymore. Inbox would categorize your emails into bundles with the same label.
President Donald Trump issues warning as Hurricane Florence advances
Hurricane Florence is bearing down on the East Coast, bringing 105 miles per hour winds and a risk of flooding. WILMINGTON - Hurricane Florence is now a Category 4 hurricane, according to the National Hurricane Center .
Fans of Google's innovative email app Inbox will have to look elsewhere in the coming months.
The move consolidates Google's email users, meaning Google's support teams can prioritise updates over maintenance.
'Big and vicious': Hurricane Florence closes in on Carolinas
The hurricane center said the storm is expected to strengthen and speed up as it approaches the Carolina coast in the coming days. The storm was located roughly 1,170 miles east-southeast of the Cape Fear region, and remained a risky Category 4 storm .