Google-Drive

  • Licensing Is The Achilles Heel For The New Microsoft Office

    Licensing Is The Achilles Heel For The New Microsoft Office

    This morning Microsoft sent us a guide to the new Microsoft Office. It’s 53 pages. It reviews every feature imaginable. Read though the document and it’s evident Microsoft did what it had to do. It integrated with Office 365. It developed an elegant touch user interface. It took the best of Metro to make Microsoft Office relevant. Read More

  • Hands On With Google Drive On iOS

    Hands On With Google Drive On iOS

    As promised at this morning’s Google I/O conference, Google has launched a version of its Google Drive application on iOS today, which offers native support for the service formerly known as Google Docs on both iPhone and iPad. The app is live now in iTunes, and looks to give competitor Dropbox a run for its money. Although Google Drive has offered a mobile web version of its service… Read More

  • Google Drive Now Has 10 Million Users: Available On iOS and Chrome OS

    Google Drive Now Has 10 Million Users: Available On iOS and Chrome OS

    Google has just announced over 10 million users that have signed into Google Drive, Google’s new cloud-syncing storage platform. The product only launched in April of this year, so this is quite the milestone. Clay Bavor, director of product management for Google Apps made the announcement, also mentioning that Google Drive is now available on iOS and Chrome OS. He demoed Drive on the… Read More

  • Cloud Storage Encryption Service BoxCryptor Comes to Mac, Improves Free Version & Closes Funding Round

    Cloud Storage Encryption Service BoxCryptor Comes to Mac, Improves Free Version & Closes Funding Round

    BoxCryptor, an on-the-fly encryption service that’s optimized for cloud storage services like Dropbox, Box.net and Google Drive, just announced the launch of its native Mac application. This new Mac app joins the company’s previously released Windows, iOS and Android apps. In addition, the Germany-based company is also announcing its new pricing structure, which now for the first… Read More

  • As The End Of Google Docs Draws Near, Google Asks Stragglers To Transition To Google Drive

    As The End Of Google Docs Draws Near, Google Asks Stragglers To Transition To Google Drive

    Google always pitched Google Drive, which launched¬†in April after a considerable period of hype, as a replacement for Google Docs. What many users didn’t realize, it seems, is that Google will indeed completely replace Google Docs with Drive later this year. While Drive is still opt-in at this time, it looks like the forced transition is coming soon, as Google has started to alert… Read More

  • Google Drive Arrives In ChromeOS Developer Channel

    Google Drive Arrives In ChromeOS Developer Channel

    Ever since Google released its cloud storage service Google Drive earlier this week, there has been some speculation as to what its integration with ChromeOS, Google’s cloud-centric operating system, would look like. Today, Google released the first developer version of ChromeOS 20 with support for Google Drive. As expected, Google Drive is now deeply integrated into the ChromeOS… Read More

  • Dropbox’s Drew Houston Weighs In (Briefly) On Google Drive

    Dropbox’s Drew Houston Weighs In (Briefly) On Google Drive

    At the end of Dropbox’s “Hey, we have a huge new office!” event today in San Francisco, some reporters cornered CEO Drew Houston and asked him about the big cloud news of the week — the launch of Dropbox competitor Google Drive. Initially, Houston said he didn’t have time to really comment, because he had to catch a flight (which almost sounds like an excuse to… Read More

  • Now That Google Has Cloned It, What’s Next For Dropbox?

    Now That Google Has Cloned It, What’s Next For Dropbox?

    Google finally launched its long-rumored Google Drive online storage service today. This was probably one of Google’s worse-kept secrets, so the launch itself wasn’t much of a surprise to anyone – least of all Dropbox, which – until today – was pretty much synonymous with online storage for documents. If nothing else, Google Drive is a full-frontal assault on… Read More

  • Thanks Google, It Only Took You Six Years

    Thanks Google, It Only Took You Six Years

    Today’s launch of Google Drive, official at last, is kind of a relief. Internet rumors and reports have seen the industry discussing the possibility of a consumer-facing cloud storage service called “GDrive,” since as far back as 2006. Of course, then, the product in development was an internal-only tool used by Google employees – not the Dropbox-like competitor… Read More

  • Google Drive Is Live With 5GB Of Free Storage And Google Docs Hookup

    Google Drive Is Live With 5GB Of Free Storage And Google Docs Hookup

    You can try Google Drive now at drive.google.com. Read More