Hello, i am completely new to android programming and i want to know: Is there a way my app will check a mail server every * seconds and see if there's a new email with a certain keyword in the description or equals a set from adress. The app mut be like the app mail alert (google play link here) i know i can just download this, but it doesnt seem to work for me all the time. or do you guys know another alternative app??? and i want to know what's the best programming apllication, i familiar with eclipse allready so, is this possible? and does somebody want to help me code it? it will just be for personal use, and will not be pupblished in the play store. Hope to hear from you!