Beijing Nov. 4, according to foreign media reports, Google on Wednesday in Apple's App Store App Store released for iPhone, iPad and the iPod first Gmail application, but only a few hours that quickly removed the application and acknowledge the application notice, there are some loopholes.
Google in a statement on his Twitter page saying: "Today we publish a notice of iOS application gaps exist, we have removed the application to fix the problem. I'm sorry, we screwed up."
Google product manager Matthew Yi Zete (Matthew Izatt) 11 2 May in a blog post announced that the latest iOS applications in the user's favorite Gmail feature together with the iOS platform, users can greatly improve travel productivity when away.
He added that the application of fast, efficient, able to give full play to the user's touch-screen devices and notification functions. It has also become the Gmail service users to choose one of the important reasons. But soon after, on the application how to disappointing news on the Internet overwhelming to come up.
Well-known technology blog site TechCrunch reported: "This application is totally a mess, simply can not use it can not even start, just a display error messages on startup." Is well-known IT blog Mashable commented: "This application can not the user device to send and receive e-mail, with users from the Safari browser to access Gmail service experience is no different. "
CEO and founder of Mashable (Pete Cashmore) in Google + above comment said: "Google's apology is very direct, very honest, which I prefer Google has."
The popular Mac OS X email client developers Sparrow took the opportunity to announce news that it will release a iOS recent e-mail application. Sparrow said in a Twitter message: "In the next few months, you will be able to get on the iPhone real Gmail experience."
Google can not confirm its iOS Gmail application stores when we can launch the application again, but Google spokesman said: "We have removed the application, once the problem will soon release a new version of the application has been installed the user can continue use it. "