With Gmail Labs, you can add 'Gadgets' to your Google Docs and Google Calendar on the sides of your Gmail inbox. The widgets displayed will help you give snapshots of your daily plan of action as well as certain cloud stored files as well.
There are numerous third-party gadgets which are available for your Gmail inbox. All you need to do is enable the 'Add any gadget' option on Gmail Labs and add any gadget available by picking the developer’s URL. Then add it to the Gadgets tab in Gmail settings.
Create Docs from e-mail
Another option available within Gmail Labs is that of creating a Google Doc right from within the e-mail. It is nothing but a shortcut which helps creating a spreadsheet or a document within the e-mail. There are certain keyboard shortcuts accessible which make the process easier and simpler.
These mouse gestures are a great way of making Gmail quicker and can be enabled from Gmail Labs.These are just some of the features and add-ons in Gmail which will help in making your work easier and simpler. There are other worthy add-ons available in Gmail . All you need to do is explore and start using.