Google Calendar invite redesign goes for a clearer and extra trendy look

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The subsequent time a Google Calendar invitation lands in your inbox, chances are you’ll discover that it appears just a little totally different. Google introduced on Monday that it’s making updates to the emails it sends out for calendar occasions, tweaking them to look extra trendy and to floor vital info shortly.

Google says if an organizer updates an occasion, the brand new design will even present you the previous info. For instance, if an occasion adjustments from 1PM to 2PM, you’ll see the 1PM begin time crossed out under the brand new info to provide you a greater thought of what precisely is going on to your schedule. Google will even let you know what’s modified about an occasion proper up on the prime, so you may instantly know what to search for.

The up to date design (left) versus the previous model (proper).

Google says this transformation ought to roll out to everybody by the tip of the month. Whereas those that handle their calendars via third-party instruments like Fantastical or Outlook in all probability received’t get a lot out of it (certainly, my e mail app doesn’t even show these kinds of emails, it as a substitute turns them right into a calendar view), for these utilizing the Gmail internet interface, it needs to be a pleasant little high quality of life enchancment.


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