Google Tweaks Gmail To Challenge Facebook, Twitter

Google tweaks Gmail to challenge Facebook, Twitter

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California (Reuters) - Google Inc injected social networking features into its popular Web email product as the world's No. 1 search engine seeks to fend off competition from Facebook and Twitter.

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