Gmail will soon use machine learning to optimize your search profile and produce better results in your email client. The brand detailed in its blog Google Workspace Updates which has developed a new machine learning model that will be able to identify email search intent and deliver more contextual results.
It is also expected to be able to create personalized suggestions based on previous searches.
Functionally, the feature could work in a way where you enter keywords that you think might lead to the email you want. If they don’t, the new machine learning algorithm from gmail it can suggest alternative keywords that might get you to the desired results faster, instead of having to think of another search term on your own.
TechRadar noted that this update is slated to be a solid step forward from other Gmail search formats, which relied on chips, filters and carriers.
The update is available now for all Google Workspace customers, plus legacy G Suite Basic and Business customers, and personal Google account users.
While Google didn’t share images of what the update will look like, a full update is expected in the coming weeks. It is expected to be available for the Gmail web app, as well as Android and iOS mobile apps, although Google did not specify, according to 9to5Google.
Google is continually working on many changes to Gmail. The brand is currently rolling out a design change for the email client called “Gmail integrated design,” which was originally announced in January. The redesign is meant to give Gmail a new look and improve productivity and functionality. It’s based on the current “Material You” design language that Google is using for many of its software platforms, including Android and ChromeOS. However, users can easily opt out of the new design if they wish.