Originally Posted by cosmopolman
I keep having trouble synching Google accounts, since I never completed the full "system" backup restore process for all the apps and my Market still doesn't work. But, I found a great workaround:
install ShutUpBatterySaver app which toggles Auto Synch on a period you set. Every time it toggles back on, this forces a full synch for all accounts, including Google. Voila. Polling sync!
Good to know, thanks for posting, maybe sometime we can integrate this feature into an update or something so people don't need to install an app just for this.