A Google glitch that left thousands of Gmail users griping about lost messages and chats Sunday has drawn new attention to a task not likely at the top of many to-do lists: backing up.
Although less than 1 percent (.02 percent) of users were affected this time, according to Google, it's better to follow the Boy Scout model: Be prepared. And learn how to back up.
Google offers a set of directions under Gmail Help.
For starters, after signing into Gmail, click "Settings" at the top of the...Full Story