The popular Dropbox-acquired i OS email app Mailbox has just been updated with landscape mode for i Phone and support for Gmail's "send as" alias feature.
Released last February as an app designed for i Phone and i Pod touch only, Mailbox was finally updated with native i Pad compatibility last month.
Those unaware of i OS 6 or wondering what new features you will get.
Here is the complete change log, direct download links for i OS 6 are at the bottom of this article, i Phone 4S – i Phone4,1_6.0_10A403_i Phone 4 at&t – i Phone2,1_6.0_10A403_i Phone 3,2 – i Phone3,2_6.0_10A403_i Phone 4 Verizon – i Phone3,3_6.0_10A403_i Phone 3GS – i Phone2,1_6.0_10A403_i Pod Touch 4G – i Pod4,1_6.0_10A403_i Pad2 (wifi) – i Pad2,1_6.0_10A403_i Pad2 (at&t) – i Pad2,2_6.0_10A403_i Pad2,4 (i Pad2,4) – i Pad2,4_6.0_10A403_The New i Pad, i Pad 3 wifi – i Pad3,1_6.0_10A403_The New i Pad, i Pad 3 at&t – i Pad3,2_6.0_10A403_The New i Pad, i Pad 3 Verizon – i Pad3,3_6.0_10A403_Stay tuned with us for complete step by step guide on how to update to i OS 6.
Since then the sign up restrictions have been lifted, making the app available to all users.
Have multiple inboxes and different mail accounts set up on your i Phone or i Pad?
As mentioned, Mailbox has also been updated with Gmail "send as" alias support, letting you send messages with another of your email addresses listed as the sender instead of your Gmail address.
If you use aliases in Gmail, you can now enter them in the Mailbox's account settings screen to use them within the app.
Keep in mind that we will update these links when Apple makes them available.
has been updated to version 1.5.0, adding cloud search.
With cloud search, it is now possible for users to quickly search through all of their Gmail messages.
If the direct i OS 6 download links are not working you can alternatively try downloading it through i Tunes or OTA.
Be sure to let us know if you will be updating to the i OS 6 firmware and for what i OS device in the comments section below.