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
TweetReader JR sent this one in. Read his words below. If you want to see for yourself, take a look at the Streets View of JFK Drive near the Rose Garden, a little west of “425 JFK Drive, SF” I think the bigger crime here is being oblivious to the big old honking Google Maps [...]
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
Data might just be the new driver of business success. Airbnb uses data to match lodging and travelers. Netflix uses data to personalize your entertainment. Amazon uses data to sell you more stuff. And Google uses data to drive better search, advertising, email, and social. But data doesn’t reveal its secrets easily — or cheaply. Hence […]
Jess Lee is Polyvore's CEO. Prior to co-founding Polyvore, Jess was a product manager at Google, where she worked on Google Maps and launched features like My Maps and draggable driving directions. After four years at Google, Jess became...Show More Summary
This story first appeared in Grist and is republished here as part of the Climate Change collaboration. Some of those Google cars that drive around photographing streetscapes and embarrassing moments have captured something extra—something that should embarrass major utilities. Show More Summary
Playing off the success of its two previous videos on the same theme, College Humor is once again taking a look at what it would be like if we had to pose our Google queries to a flesh-and-blood human. In short: we'd be driving the poor guy crazy all the time. Show More Summary
Who doesn’t like change. When it comes to software, most of us do if it’s for the better. Like the New Google Drive. With a generous 15 GB of free space, it is a personal cloud for many. What it needed was a fresh makeover. The “new look” Google Drive brings that. Show More Summary
The FBI is afraid that criminals will use Google's driverless cars to conduct freeway shootouts and car chases, according to The Guardian. Because the cars drive themselves, passengers are free to do anything else they want in the car...Show More Summary
Google's motto may be "don't be evil" but that may not apply to their cars.
The Rickrolling meme will never die, and if Dan Petro has his way, you may soon be able to drive down your neighborhood and rickroll every TV on the block in seconds. After finding a vulnerability in Google’s Chromecast Wifi … Read more ›
Email subscribers are your protection from Google. Even Brian Clark agrees with me on that one. Your email list is a group of readers who have chosen to get information from you. They want to hear from you, and you want a large email list that is full of potential clients or customers. Show More Summary
Google has boosted Gmail storage space by a factor of 15 since it debuted in 2004, but power users may still find themselves bumping up against the limit (and you now have to share it with Drive and Google+ Photos too). Here are some quick, easy tips for clearing out a significant amount of room in your Gmail account. Read more...
iPhone: Services like Dropbox and Google Drive make for great places to store your music so you can access it from anywhere, but you still need a music player to get to them. Vibe Cloud Music Player does just that. Read more...
Google Voice is a great way to archive voicemail messages, but you must manually download the messages if you want to keep them long-term. Instead, try automatically saving them to your Google Drive. Read more...
Unless you have oodles of bandwidth, using cloud storage services such as Dropbox, OneDrive or Google Drive to store massive files can be impractical, depending on how often you need to sync them. Improved telecommunications technology will eventually make the process less painful, but for now, software tweaks will have to do. Show More Summary
Google updated its Gmail for Android platform Thursday to include an "Insert From Drive" option. This enables users to input Google Drive files directly into an email sent via the Gmail app on phones and tablets. Previously, files were added using the traditional attaching method and clicking the Drive icon at the bottom of the screen. Show More Summary