Chromebook Deal Offers 1TB of Free Google Drive Storage

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Chromebooks haven’t been the most popular devices lately, but Google is looking to ramp up sales with a pretty sweet incentive. Anyone who purchases a Chromebook will receive 1TB of Google Drive storage for two years at no cost. That’s a value of $240. In order to receive your free storage, you’ll need to take […]

Slides iOS App Arrives to Complete Google Drive Trifecta

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To complete the set of Google Drive apps for iPhone and iPad, the search giant has introduced Slides, which lets you create and edit slideshows on the go and joins Docs and Sheets on iOS. The Slides app is available for free in the iTunes App Store and goes along with Google Drive’s other Docs […]

Gmail iPhone App Update Gives New Life to Drive

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The Gmail iPhone app received a nice update today in the form of Google Drive integration, giving the mobile Drive app a new life after the company dropped support for editing a while back. If you remember from back in May, Google updated its Drive mobile app and got rid of editing abilities, moving that […]

Google Kills Off QuickOffice for Android and iOS

Smart observers saw this coming last week after announcements at Google I/O and now it is official. Google will be ending the life of the popular mobile Office App QuickOffice. QuickOffice allowed users to work with Microsoft Office documents and Google office documents on mobile devices. The move now forces users who prefer Google’s productivity […]

Google Office Apps vs Office 365

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At the 2014 Google I/O Conference, Google talked about lots of changes on a number of fronts including the next version of Android, blending Chrome and Android, and how Google is going to make your connected life easier to follow from your fitness center to your car to your home. While the connected life Google […]

Tips and Tools for Making Awesome Presentations on Android Tablets

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While most communicators doing presentations with a tablet will likely go with an iPad, some of us prefer the Android platform and want to do all that iPad users can do. It’s not as easy to conveniently do good presentations on Android tablets as it is on an iPad, but with some effort, a great […]

User Complaints Mount Over iOS Google Drive Updates

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The mysterious and confusing decision by Google to split editing features out from Google Drive is a real puzzler. Two weeks ago Google updated Google Drive removing the editing features out of what used to be a one stop document management and editing tool. The new multi-App strategy now requires users to download new separate […]

Google Drive Now Updated for Android But Still Confusing

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The confusion that has been surrounding Google’s intentions for Google Drive and its new standalone productivity Apps is still continuing now that Google finally released an update for the Android version of Google Drive. Last week Google released standalone Apps for Google Drive and Google Sheets, its cloud based word processing and spreadsheet solutions. Those […]

Confusing Google Drive Update Gets Even More Confusing

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Last week I posted about Google unveiling new standalone apps for Google Docs and Google Sheets. I also posted the next day about the updates for the Google Drive App. There was a lot of confusion surrounding features being removed from Google Drive in lieu of adding them into the new Apps. Over the weekend […]

Confusing Google Drive iOS App Update Giveth and Taketh Away

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Automatic Update for Apps on mobile devices is a function many cherish and some stay away from. The benefit is that your Apps get updated automatically. One of the downsides is that sometimes those updates take away features before you’ve had a chance to see what’s up with the update. Google demonstrated that today with […]

5 Best Mac Backup Options

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Backing up all of the files on your computer is one of the most important things you should do when it comes to computer maintenance. Here are five backup options for Mac that you should take advantage of. There are different kinds of backup methods that you can use. Perhaps one of the easiest options […]

Google Drive Prices Drop, Is the Best Deal in Town

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Google has announced changes to its pricing plans for Google Drive storage. The company has lowered its tiered pricing plans and is now offering 100GB of storage for $1.99 per month, 1TB for $9.99 per month and 10TB for $99.99 per month. This essentially puts Google Drive as one of the cheapest cloud storage solutions […]

Google Drive Updates with Sorting, Improved Sheets Performance

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Google has updated its Google Drive app for iOS as well as made some improvements to Google Sheets on the desktop, implementing smoother scrolling, quicker calculations with formulas and the addition of offline editing. As for the Google Drive app on iOS, users will now be able to sort items in a long list of files […]

Google Adds Gmail Save Attachment Feature to Google Drive

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Forget the other guy, everybody wants you in their Cloud and there are subtle and not so subtle ways of getting you there. Google has updated GMail today with a function that will hopefully attract users to its Google Drive Cloud Service. Once the new feature rolls out, users will be able to save attachments […]

Google Offering Free Cloud Storage for HTC One, One Max Owners

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If you’re the proud owner of the HTC One, One Mini, or plan to buy the recently announced HTC One Max, we have some excellent news. It appears that Google and HTC have partnered up to offer all smartphone buyers of its devices 50GB of free Google Drive cloud storage space. We’ve seen similar offerings […]

Will iWork in the Cloud Threaten Google Drive?

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When Apple announced iWork in the Cloud, many people concentrated on the fact that this brought iCloud to Windows. Which it does. Users of Windows machines can fire up their favorite web browser and log into the new service once it launches and do desktop publishing, writing, number crunching or presentations via the cloud on […]

Google Unifies Gmail, Drive and Google+ Photos Storage Space

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Google users may find a bit more storage space in their Gmail, Drive and Google+ Photos soon as Google unifies the storage space for all three. Google announced on the Google Drive Blog that it will soon gives users 15GB of free storage space across Gmail, Google Drive and Google+ Photos. Previously users would have […]

GoDocs Review: Google Docs Tool for iPad and iPhone

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Google offers its own Google Drive app. It shows users their files and lets them edit Google Drive documents within the app. It also lets users share the file and view a few details about the file. But using Google Docs on an iPhone or iPad can still be awkward. That’s why people make native apps like GoDocs, […]

Google Drive for iPhone and iPad Finally Launches

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While it failed to announce Google Drive for iPhone and iPad at yesterday’s Google I/O keynote, the company has made up for it by both announcing and releasing Google Drive for the iPhone and iPad today. The dedicated iPhone and iPad app is now available on the iTunes store which means those rocking an Apple […]

Google I/O 2012 Announcement Roundup: Hits and Misses

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The Google I/O 2012 keynote has come and gone and as the dust settles, it’s time to take a look back at what Google announced. This year, consumers and attendees and viewers of the Google I/O keynote were treated to a host of announcements about new Google products. On the list are Android 4.1 Jelly […]