The new Google Drive interface has a cool feature: it shows all the files you've uploaded, sorted by file size. Mouse over the storage stats at the bottom of the page ("X GB of Y GB used"), click "Drive" and you'll get to this page that shows the quota used by your files, so you can quickly delete some of the files you no longer need. Show More Summary
While Google has successfully moved its suite of productivity apps away from Google Drive and into their own Docs, Sheets, and Slides app on mobile, the separation hasn't always felt as clear on the web. The portion of the separate websites...Show More Summary
It might seem like Dropbox (or other online file syncing and sharing services, like Google Drive or OneDrive), are an ideal backup solution, but this one horror story of someone losing all their photos on Dropbox is an excellent reminder: You can't rely on just one backup method. Read more...
If you go to docs.google.com, you might see this message: "Soon, docs.google.com will start taking you to the Google Docs application, not Google Drive. You can always get to Google Drive by using drive.google.com." Until now, docs.google.com redirected to drive.google.com without displaying this message. Show More Summary
Google has launched a new software update for their free Gmail app for Apple's iPhone and iPad. This update brings deeper integration with Google cloud services like Google Drive, allowing users to view, share and attach files within email messages. Show More Summary
Want to make an eBook based on files in your Google Drive? A new eBook conversion tool called Liberio has hit the market that lets you do just that. The platform, which is free with a Google account, allows you to turn any text-based document into an ePUB file directly from Google Drive. Show More Summary
Dear Lifehacker, I’ve recently begun the endeavour to go paperless using a Doxie, Evernote and Google Drive. Loving it so far. My query is about the legality of scanned receipts. More »
While sharing documents and files between Gmail and Google Drive has been a nearly seamless experience on the web for some time, integration between the two apps on the mobile side has been lacking— until now. Google rolled out an update...Show More Summary
iOS: Google updated the Gmail app today with improved integration with Google Drive, making downloading and attaching documents from Drive simpler, as well as new account management options, like changing your profile picture in the app's settings. Grab the update here: Gmail | iOS App Store via iPhone Hacks Read more...
Heavy users of Google's web services suite will be pleased with the latest update to the company's Gmail app for iOS, which adds two new features that more tightly couple Gmail with Google Drive.
If you regularly access Gmail from your iPhone or iPad, Google just made it a whole lot easier to save and retrieve files from Google Drive. Inside an email, you can now tap the paper clip icon to attach a new file and select ‘Insert from Drive.’ The corresponding app will launch and you can browse your files at leisure. Show More Summary
Google has released an update for its Gmail app for the iPhone and iPad that will now allow users to insert any files they might have on their Google Drive cloud storage acount into one of their emails. Google states: The apps will even...Show More Summary
Google today rolled out an update for its Gmail app for iOS devices. The update carries over a feature given to the Android app earlier this month: the ability to share files from Google Drive. iPhone and iPad owners can now insert documents from their Drive account into emails as they compose them on their device. Show More Summary
Mountain View, CA based Google Inc. announced its all new UI, Material Design, ahead of the launch of Android 5.0 Lollipop. Now the technology giant is extending Material Design beyond just smartphones and tablets. Google Drive, one of Google’s most important user services, has received an all-new look. The design changes affect the entire Google
Liberio is a new platform (launching today out of private beta) for simple eBook creation and publishing straight from Google Drive. Liberio could be used to create anything form a eBook, magazine, school project, you name it, and from publishing to distributing the finished product. Show More Summary
Google's Material Design interface style is trickling into its web applications. Users might have seen the new Drive look roll out over the past week, and Google Alerts also got a nice facelift.
Let’s face it, your inbox is no place for files. In yet another move meant to bring sanity to your inbox, MxHero is targeting something we all love to hate: email attachments. The company, which provides a variety of tools meant to upgrade your email experience, is today launching Mail2Cloud, a suite of apps that […]
I just got the new Google Drive desktop interface. Google shows a small box that asks you to try the new Drive. You need to go to the Settings drop-down and click "Experience the new Drive". Here's the welcome page with a small accessibility icon: The new interface has a lot in common with the new desktop home screens for Docs, Slides and Sheets. Show More Summary