MobileMe/Gmail IMAP paradise?

Discussion in 'Apple Music, Apple Pay, iCloud, Apple Services' started by jpcody, Jul 11, 2008.

  1. jpcody macrumors newbie

    Apr 21, 2008
    Alright, if this has already been discussed, and I have missed it, moderators please delete me. I think I have a slightly different iteration of an old question.

    I love Gmail. I will not abandon it. Keyboard shortcuts, RTM for Gmail, labels, filters, the whole kit-n-kaboodle.

    PUSH would be insanely helpful. (I know, 15 minutes is not long to wait, but I do deal with certain time-sensitive matters where not sitting and hitting "check for new mail" would be great.)

    Ideally, how I see this turning out would be to have Gmail and Mobileme live in a perfect and happy IMAP world where they stay in sync with one another. If I check a message on my phone, I'm using MobileMe's push, but Gmail knows I read it.

    I know my MobileMe account preferences are still not able to be brought up due to the "Hey! Let's revolutionize the world in a single day using these servers we set up in the basement of some kid's grandma's house" thing. So I'm hopeful the account settings might bring some hope.

    Am I dreaming because this isn't gonna happen, or am I an idiot because this is already so easily feasible some way?
  2. LeeTom macrumors 68000


    May 31, 2004
    I think this will be a lot smoother when Apple opens their push service to other apps in October... er... I mean September. Yeah, September.

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