Originally Posted by GT5L
The difference between having the bb retrieve and having it pushed to your device, for gmail in particular, is less than 5 minutes. If anything is that important that 5 minutes are going to make a difference, pick up the phone and "reach out and touch someone".
if you forward your mail from gmail to your bb, it's instantaneous, and in many cases, will hit your phone before it hits your gmail webmail inbox.
as for "push" gmail on Helio... didnt anyone here get the news? Helio is as dead (and animated) as a zombie. SK Telecom, their backer, is pulling out and Virgin has scooped them up.