Don't want strangers on Google+ to start inundating your Gmail inbox? No problem. You can control or completely turn off this option.
On Thursday, the search giant announced a new feature that would let anyone on Google+ e-mail fellow users without having to find out their actual Gmail address. Respond to such an e-mail, and your address is then revealed to the other person.
Anticipating that many people might not want to receive e-mail from total strangers, Google lets you fine-tune this setting. Here's how:
Open your Gmail account. Click on the gear icon in the top right … Read more