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Two Google alums just raised $60M to rethink documents

When you open a Google doc or a spreadsheet, you get a blank spreadsheet and some documentation as to what you can do with it — and that’s pretty much where we’ve been for quite some tim

Here’s Google’s official statement on today’s fast-spreading phishing attack

Early this afternoon, a new type of phishing attack popped up, targeting Google Docs/Gmail users and spreading like crazy. Well-disguised and infuriatingly subtle, just a click or two (on what was an

PSA: This Google Doc scam is spreading fast and will email everyone you know

A new Google Docs phishing scam just reared its head a few hours ago, and it's spreading like wildfire. Google appears to be taking action to stop it, but in the meantime: be super, super wary of Goog

Google debuts Cloud Search, a smart search engine for G Suite customers

Google today launched for its business customers a new tool called Google Cloud Search, which will allow users to search across G Suite products, including Drive, Gmail, Sites, Calendar, Docs, Contact

Google’s G Suite gets five new productivity features

Google’s G Suite, the new name for what was previously called Google Apps for Work, is getting a couple of small but nifty updates today. There isn’t necessarily a common theme here, but f

Google makes working on mobile easier with new Android Add-ons for Docs & Sheets

Google announced today Android add-ons for Docs and Sheets, an easier way to use third-party services when working with Google’s office programs on your mobile device. These Android add-ons ava

Is HTML5 the new Windows?

If you are as old as me, you remember the transition from MS DOS to Windows in the early 1990s. Might the arrival of new cloud-based apps that run in a web browser and store their data in the cloud cr

The Dog Ate Our Homework, Google Drive Is Down (UPDATED)

UPDATE: All services have returned and a Google spokesperson provided us with the following statement: Google Drive, Docs editors and Classroom have been restored for 99.5% of affected users as of 1:0

Google Docs Gets Voice Typing, Templates, Smart Sheets And More

“Get ’em while they’re young” is a battle cry for every company. The younger your users are, the more you can evolve with them over time and keep them locked in to using your p

Google Docs, Sheets And Slides Get New Home Screens With A Taste Of Material Design

Google has rolled out a new look for its Docs, Sheets and Slides productivity web app suite, with new homepages for each that present your content in a visual grid and that introduce just a hint of Ma

Google Docs Makes Collaborative Editing Easier For Word Users

At its I/O developer conference earlier this month, Google announced a major update to its suite of productivity apps, including Docs, Sheets and Slides. The main feature there was the integration of

One Month After Microsoft Office Hits iPad, Google Debuts Dedicated Productivity Apps For iOS

Google has released standalone apps for Google Docs and Google Sheets, with Slides coming soon, breaking out these productivity applications from within Google Drive, which is where users could go to

Google Launches Add-On Store For Google Docs

Google today <a target="_blank" href="http://googledrive.blogspot.com/2014/03/add-ons.html">announced</a> the launch of its add-on store for Google Docs' <a target="_blank" href="https://docs.google.

Google Sheets Gets Offline Editing, Speed Boost And Filter Views

Google today is launching a major update to <a target="_blank" href="https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets">Sheets</a>, its Google Drive spreadsheet app that's part of  Google Drive productivity suit

Unfurlough.us Helps Shutdown Victims Find Freelance Work With A Google Doc-Turned-Website

The Internet has collectively put their brains together to help furloughed federal employees weather the shutdown. unfurlough.us is a crowdsourced spreadsheet of freelanace gigs for out-of-work employ

Microsoft: Google Docs Is Not Worth The Gamble, Makes You Less Productive

After Bing and its Scroogled campaign, Microsoft is now taking aim at Google Docs. Jake Zborowski, Microsoft's senior product manager for Office, actually published two anti-Docs blog posts today: one

Box Is Testing Out New Apps That Could See It Go Head To Head With Google Docs

It was less than two years ago that cloud storage startup <a target="_blank" href="http://www.box.com">Box</a> <a target="_blank" href="http://blog.box.com/2011/06/box-and-google-docs-accelerating-the

Google Forms Gets A Refresh, Adds Collaboration And Smarter Editing Features

<a target="_blank" href="https://www.google.com/intl/en_US/drive/start/apps.html#forms">Google Forms</a> just got a nice <a target="_blank" href="http://googledrive.blogspot.com/2013/01/google-forms-r

Google Streamlines The Email You Get When Someone Shares A Google Drive Document With You

You get an email, and it's a pretty important one. If you're using Gmail, there's a lot of things you can do with it to make it stand out. Basically, so you don't lose it. You can filter it to have a

What’s To Come As Jive’s Tony Zingale Appears On Stage at Boxworks With Box CEO Aaron Levie?

Jive CEO Tony Zingale zinged Zynga, Yammer, Oracle and you name who else in an interview with Box CEO Aaron Levie at Boxworks. But the real story comes with Zingale appearing as a mystery guest for th
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