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Google Drive subscription starts migration to Google Play billing

A few weeks ago, Google announced that they will eventually be migrating your Google Drive subscription to the Google Play Store billing system, but didn’t exactly give a timetable as to when this

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If you’ve been around for any length of time, it’s quite a possibility that at some point, you’ve somehow lost an important file or two. Maybe you were working on an essay for the past two hours and

Google Drive, Docs shutting down old versions; Calendar web gets update

A lot of tech companies and apps seem to be on a virtual house-cleaning spree and this time it’s Google’s turn. They have announced that the legacy version of Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides
How Google Is Bolstering Its G Suite for Big Business

How Google Is Bolstering Its G Suite for Big Business

The search giant continues to push productivity apps to large customers.
You can now insert Google Drive videos in Google Slides on the web

You can now insert Google Drive videos in Google Slides on the web

When you're creating a Google Slides presentation, you can insert videos from YouTube, but what if the video you want to add isn't published there or you want to add a more personal movie? In the next
Google search on Android can now search through Google Drive files

Google search on Android can now search through Google Drive files

Hidden all the way at the right end of the Google search app's tabs is 'In Apps' search. As you might guess from the name, it allows you to search within the apps installed on your phone. Now Google
You can now preview encrypted Microsoft Office documents in Google Drive

You can now preview encrypted Microsoft Office documents in Google Drive

Google Drive is usually pretty good at previewing non-Docs files. You can open Microsoft Office documents, OpenDocument files, PDFs, images, compressed archives, and more. But previewing encrypted

Google Drive search now easier, has password-protected preview on web

If all of your work and/or important files are uploaded on Google Drive and you have a lot of them, easy search is always a much needed feature. And since this is by Google, you kind of expect that to

Google adds Keep to G Suite for direct integration with Docs

Google Keep has always been a helpful and easy way to jot down notes, ideas, to-do lists, etc., and its functionality is about to expand as the Mountain View company just announced that Keep will be
Gmail users can now receive attachments up to 50 megabytes, sent files still limited to 25

Gmail users can now receive attachments up to 50 megabytes, sent files still limited to 25

Email really isn't designed to handle massive files being sent along with messages... but then, since the standard has been in use for decades, it's been modified in a lot of ways that weren't

You can now drag-and-drop your Keep notes into a document

Google has introduced a new way to integrate Keep with Docs. This new feature allows you to easily transfer files between the two.

Gmail now allows you to receive 50MB emails

Gmail is Google’s approach to email and chat. So far the popular service allowed users to send and receive attachments to up to 25MB. However, this won’t be the case anymore from now on. Google
New Level 4 Local Guides for Google Maps will no longer receive free 100GB of Drive storage

New Level 4 Local Guides for Google Maps will no longer receive free 100GB of Drive storage

Local Guides is a program by Google Maps in which you "help others explore the world and get great benefits in return" (Google's words, not mine). Well, it looks like those great benefits are about to
Drive File Stream for G Suite lets you access all your files without using all your disk space

Drive File Stream for G Suite lets you access all your files without using all your disk space

Google is announcing a ton of new enterprise products and services today, and one of them is the aptly named Drive File Stream. It does exactly what the name implies—it streams files from Google Drive

Google Drive starts focusing on enterprise, rolls out major feature updates

Aside from Meet being introduced as the new Hangouts, Google has also announced major changes to Drive. Google Drive is perhaps one of the most widely used cloud storage services today and the tech
Google Drive updated with Vault, Team Drives, Quick Access and more

Google Drive updated with Vault, Team Drives, Quick Access and more

Google has added new tools to its online cloud storage service, Drive. Among these new tools, as Google calls them, is the Google Vault for Drive capabilities, giving admins control over files stored
[Update: Fix available] Google Drive on Windows self-updating to 'Backup and Sync,' breaking in the process

[Update: Fix available] Google Drive on Windows self-updating to 'Backup and Sync,' breaking in the process

Update 1: 2017/03/16 12:01pm PDT The G Suite Status Dashboard has been updated with the below statement: We're aware of a problem with Google Drive affecting a significant subset of users. The
Android is now running on 2 billion devices around the world

Android is now running on 2 billion devices around the world

Google CEO Sundar Pichai just took the stage at Google I/O 2017, and he’s starting the presentation off with a bang. After touching on the scale of this year’s event, he shifted to focus to the

The Quick Access feature in Google Drive for Android is coming to Drive on the web

The Quick Access feature from Google Drive, previously an exclusive to the Drive app, will now be coming to the site. Once it is live, you'll be able to see the files Google thinks you are most likely
iCloud vs. Google Drive: Apple ignites a price war for cloud storage

iCloud vs. Google Drive: Apple ignites a price war for cloud storage

Apple went into overdrive with the announcements it made yesterday during its WWDC 2017 keynote, but one small yet important change to iCloud wasn’t given much attention. It seems that Apple has
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