Email IDs have always been a problem for those whose names contain accented characters or is written in a different script as while signing up one can only use non-accented Latin alphabets. Well, no more now, Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) revealed on its official Gmail blog that it’s among the first email providers to have adopted the new email standards created by the Internet Engineering Task Force(IETF) that supports addresses with non-Latin and accented Latin characters.
From now on, Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL)’s Gmail will recognize addresses that contain accented or non-Latin characters. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) also announced that this feature would soon be available on Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL)’s Calendar too. As of now Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL)’s Gmail users can send or receive emails from people who have these characters in their email addresses. The company also plans to make it possible for users to use them to create Gmail accounts, in the future.