Mailbox for iOS Has a Huge Security Flaw (Update: It's Fixed)

Mailbox, the tidy iOS email app recently purchased by Dropbox, has a pretty wide-open hole that could allow bad actors to hijack your device. And unlike phishing attempts that should probably set off your sketchiness detector, this flaw involves emails that look completely innocuous. » 9/25/13 12:56pm 9/25/13 12:56pm

Ping for iOS: A Mobile Email Experience That's More Like Texting

Every other startup out there is trying to become the new big thing in email, but what we get more often than not is a bunch of half-baked tweaks that sound nice on paper but don't really do all that much to change the experience. Ping, however, actually is probably unlike any other email client you've used before. » 9/05/13 6:00pm 9/05/13 6:00pm

iOS 7: The Complete Video Walkthrough and Hands On

It's hard not to get excited about iOS 7. As Tim Cook said on stage during the keynote at the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) on Monday, the update reimagines virtually the entire iPhone experience. And when it's released to the public this fall iOS 7 will wow your pants off. In the meantime, here's a closer… » 6/11/13 3:08pm 6/11/13 3:08pm

Would You Pay $15 for a Better iOS Mail App?

The first iOS mail revolution came and went with the highly anticipated, absurdly long waitlisted Mailbox. And whether or not you love or hate it, who cares? It's free! But now, Mail Pilot—dreamed up pre-Mailbox—has officially made its way out of the Kickstarter ether and into the App Store. And it can be all yours… » 4/11/13 10:21am 4/11/13 10:21am

Dropbox Just Bought Mailbox

Mailbox, the iOS mail app that caused quite the splash when it burst on the scene with 250,000 users ready and waiting, has just been acquired by Dropbox. The announcement comes by way of a Dropbox blog post, in which Dropbox says it was impressed by how Mailbox actually delivered on its promise to simplify mail, and… » 3/15/13 1:07pm 3/15/13 1:07pm

Mailbox Review: Your Bad Email Redemption

Anything promising to simplify a ubiquitous, and often frustrating, activity—like email—is sure to have people salivating. For the new iOS app Mailbox, this promise was effectively hyped with the help of a lovely video back in December. The app has finally dropped, and you know what? It might just live up to the hype. … » 2/12/13 2:20pm 2/12/13 2:20pm

Mailbox for iPhone Is Finally in the App Store, Along With Its…

Mailbox, the new e-mail client that's had the tech world all atwitter recently, has officially gone live in the App Store. Created by the productivity software masters at Orchestra, the ultimate goal was to reinvent the mobile-specific email experience. » 2/07/13 1:38pm 2/07/13 1:38pm