Read and send messages, manage drafts and attachments, search threads and messages, work with labels, setup push notifications, and manage Gmail settings.
Introducing the Gmail API
This video gives developers a history of programmatic access to email and the motivation that led to why an API for Gmail was created. With the Gmail API, go beyond what standard email protocols allow you to do! (5:42)
Revolutionizing email access with the Gmail API
This video digs into an intermediate example that displays the Subject line for chatty email threads (those with three or more messages). Viewers not only get a walkthough of the code but also get a bonus US history lesson! (8:31)
Modifying your signature with the Gmail API
This video walks you through an example of modifying user signatures. Other settings the API can modify include email forwarding, vacation responder, external access via IMAP/POP, and filters. (7:40)