This was a Hangout to answer user questions about Gmail and Gmail's new look.
0:05 - Welcome
0:22 - Introductions
01:59 - When can we expect an overhaul on Tasks?
03:09 - When will "attach file" give access to more than just the local drive?
03:56 - Why does Google Chat behave differently in Gmail vs. Google+?
05:10 - Why can't Gmail notifications be listed in the Google Bar?
06:54 - Why not have a mark read/unread button?
08:55 - Can Gmail integrate better with other Google services, e.g. cross-service labels?
10:54 - Can Gmail add the ability to search or filter based on a contact group or circle?
11:58 - Will Gmail someday preview OpenOffice files, like .odt?
12:55 - Will it be possible to change your email address or add aliases to Gmail?
14:55 - Will Gmail add the ability to sort emails by size?
16:50 - What about an "undo" button when composing messages? 18:59 Or version control for emails?
Questions about Gmail's new look:
20:00 - Why did Gmail move to a new look, and why is the old look going away?
22:23 - Why not keep the old look in the state it is, with no new features?
24:37 - Why were color-coded names dropped in the new look?
27:24 - What options are there when dealing with senders who don't have avatars?
31:19 - Why do the new themes overwhelm the page?
32:21 - How were the new looks developed and evaluated for usability?
36:43 - Why was it necessary to change Gmail when it worked well before?
40:30 - When might we see changes to the new look based on feedback from users on usability?
47:57 - What happened to the option to print drafts?
49:13 - Is it possible to keep the old look for those who are forced to use older browsers?
51:14 - Why are signatures getting trimmed in Gmail's new look?