After Amazon S3 went down for several hours on Friday now www.gmail.com is down for more than an hour. www.google.com is still works. Google is always competing: “When Amazon S3 can go down so can we!”
Option 2 to get back to the Old Gmail while we can: https://mail.google.com/mail/?ui=1
I was wondering why my Gmail consumed so much processor time. You need 2 GHz to read your mail now. It seems more people like to get back to the old version. You can read more about it here.