Today, Google gave its Search app the ability to find your files stored in Drive with a simple voice command. Just say "Search for [whatever] on Drive" and the app will pick it up. Read more...
Google announced today that an update rolling out to its Google Drive iOS app will allow users to upload files from other apps as well as access custom made maps through Google’s My Maps feature. The ability to upload files from other apps into Drive is limited to iOS 8 users, and the Google My […]
Google’s take on cloud storage, Google Drive, is getting a bit more powerful for mobile users today. A new update is bringing new features for Android and iOS users. Now, you can search for your Drive files directly from the Google App. Show More Summary
Google Drive's support for OpenDocument files has never been a priority for Google. Until today, you couldn't even open.odp files in Google Slides. "We now offer support for importing all three major ODF (Open) file formats:.odt files for documents,.ods for spreadsheets, and.odp for presentations," informs Google. Show More Summary
Over the past few weeks I’ve taken a look at Dropbox, Google Drive and Microsoft OneDrive. All three of these online file storage products let you store and synchronize your files across multiple devices and let you access them from anywhere you can get an Internet connection. Show More Summary
Permission is a bygone requisite for today’s tech-savvy employee, with services like Google Drive and Dropbox Inc. providing free file management solutions with remote access via the cloud. Circumventing the traditional top-down method of software approval in the workplace, the cloud’s … Continue reading ?
They've already been installed in an amusement park. Next up: Google's main campus. Why drive to work when you can arrive in your own pedal-powered pod car, far above traffic? That's the vision of a Canadian company called Shweeb, which hopes to soon begin installing what it calls the "most sustainable form of public transit" in cities around the world. Read Full Story
Dear Lifehacker, I use Google Drive quite extensively, and I am now close to the 15GB limit. I have deducted that the main offender is numerous emails with attachments – as a lot of these are quite sensitive (job applications for example) – I don’t want to just delete them. Is there any way to bulk forward them to Evernote, or otherwise save them locally? More »
Editor’s Note: We’ve got another review of a new electric vehicle from a regular CleanTechnica reader. Kyle Field — who I regularly communicate with on Google+ regarding solar & EVs, and who also shares a lot of good thoughts in theShow More Summary
It can be difficult to decide what kind of cloud storage is right for you. It depends on which operating system you use most frequently, the types of files you like to upload, and a bunch of other factors. For example, if you spend most...Show More Summary
Despite the ongoing battle between Android and iOS, the truth is you're likely loading up Google services on it either way. Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Drive -- take your pick, as Homescreen.is shows (generated based on the most popular apps among @Engadge...
Driving with turn-by-turn directions is great, but there's nothing worse than rolling up to a junction and realising that you're in the wrong lane. To better prepare drivers and reduce road rage, Google Maps now offers "lane guidance" in its point-to...
As WordPress and Google Drive continue to blend in a variety of ways the desire to embed the contents of Google Drive folders has come up a few times. I found this Stack Overflow post a while back and had been using it myself. But in an attempt to get around iframe issues and make […]
That epic moment when two become one. Google has now made their custom map creation tool, “My Maps” a part of Google Drive -their cozy and convenient online storage space. According to TechCrunch, this means you can build custom maps just as easily as you can new documents, slideshows and spreadsheets. Show More Summary
Custom maps created in Google My Maps are now saved in Google Drive. You can also create custom maps from Google Drive by clicking the "New" button, then picking "More" and "Google My Maps". "Over the next week, all the maps you've created will also be accessible in Google Drive, so you can easily organize, manage and share them," informs Google. Show More Summary
Google today announced the launch of Google My Maps, the company’s new tool for creating custom Google Maps from directly within Google Drive. Announced today, the tool makes it easy to create new maps in just a few clicks. All you need...Show More Summary
Google’s My Maps tool for building custom drives, trips and routes on its Maps product is now integrated into Google Drive, which means you can build custom maps just as easily as you can new documents, slideshows and spreadsheets. Putting the My Maps tools right inside Google Drive says something about Google’s cloud-based productivity plans – this helps distance its… Read More
Whether you’re planning an epic road trip with friends or mapping out your favorite runs for a ski vacation, it’s easy with Google My Maps, our custom map creation tool. Starting today, you can access My Maps right from Google Drive,...Show More Summary
PDF Office is a new application that lets you create and edit PDF documents on your iPad. You can also download and add documents from iCloud Drive, Dropbox, Box, and Google Drive. You can use PDF Office to create a fillable PDF, making things like surveys, contracts, and time sheets. Show More Summary