Computer apps now open Drive files

Google Drive, while an incredibly useful cloud storage and collaboration app, has one major limitation: You can’t use apps installed on your computer to open and edit files directly in the cloud. In a recent blog post by Google, the company announced a new Drive feature that allows users to open files saved in Drive…

Search operators for Google Drive

For many Google Apps users Google Drive is among the most important and popular app. With a wide scope of features, including document creation, collaboration tools, and cloud-based storage, the app is highly useful for almost any business across any industry. However, like most similar systems, it can still be a challenge to find specific…

New version of Drive introduced

At Google’s annual developer’s conference in late June, the company announced a number of changes to their popular cloud storage and collaboration service, Google Drive. In mid July the company began rolling out the changes and many users are being asked if they would like to try the newly updated Google Drive. If you want…

Drive improves editing of Docs

In late June, Google announced a number of new products and features at their annual I/O conference. While many of the announcements at I/O centered around mobile products, new features for Drive were also talked about. Some of the most useful being new advanced editing features for productivity apps like Docs, Sheets, and Slides. Here…

Google drives storage prices down

For Google users, Google Drive is quickly becoming one of the most indispensable tools available. Many store important files, information and even do all of their office related document creation on it. Some go even further and link it with their mobile phones, using it to store images and mobile data. All of this requires…

New activity stream for Drive

Google is a big, diverse company with a wide variety of popular apps, such as Google’s file storage and document production app Drive. With Drive, users can create and share documents with one another, allowing for easier and more efficient collaboration. One problem with Drive is that it can be tough for a manager to…

How to add columns to your Google Doc

For a growing number of businesses, Google Drive and the included document creation apps, are the main apps used in the office. While Google Docs is a solid app, there are some important features present in other word processors that appear to be missing. One such feature is the ability to split your document into…

Drive: How to control notifications

Google has become one of the most integral Internet-based companies. Businesses and organizations the world over rely on Google services and apps in order to operate. Google Drive, for example, allows users to create, store, and collaborate on documents in real-time. Because of this collaborative nature, creating and working on documents in Drive is a…

Google updates Gmail attachments

One of the main components of email is the attachment. Being able to attach an important contract, photo or any manner of file really is one of the reasons email has become so popular. There is one problem with attachments however: You normally have to download these in order to open them. This often means…