Yahoo! News - Gmail Users Soon Able to Check E-Mail Via Outlook: "Web search leader Google Inc. said on Wednesday it will soon make it possible for users of its free Gmail service to check their e-mail via Microsoft Outlook or on certain handheld devices such as mobile phones.
Using POP access, Gmail users would also be able to view their messages offline.
Google said it already provides free automatic forwarding, which enables users to send incoming messages to the e-mail of their choice."We have no plans to charge for either feature," the company said."