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Classic Google Drive vs. the New Drive: What’s Different?

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If you make the switch from the classic Google Drive to the new Drive experience, you'll find that in addition to the visual enhancements to the interface, there are many other updates to become acquainted with in the new Drive. After becoming more familiar with using the new Drive, it's easy to notice improvements in the ability to locate, organize and take action on files. [...]

Using Send As for Android and iOS Devices

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Gmail lets you send messages with another one of your email addresses listed as the sender instead of your primary Gmail address. This feature helps you manage multiple accounts from the Gmail interface, as well as from your Android and iOS devices. The only key is you have to own the other address. This makes sending mail much easier, eliminating the need to be logged [...]

August Pro Tip: Set Up Gadget

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Are you a new user of Gmail, an admin, or someone who just simply wants to brush up on some tips and tricks? Gmail now has a setup gadget to help people new to Gmail get started. In this month’s Pro Tip we will take a look at the gadget that walks people through the set up for their Gmail account. If you are an [...]

Introducing Google Imagery + Maps Coordinate Price Change

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Some great news coming from Google Enterprise recently on Maps products. Google announced with its aerial imaging program that it will be offering up for sale 6-inch resolution imagery at a very competitive price rate. This follows on from the story of Google acquiring Skybox Imaging to integrate imagery for the future, and if your business wants to invest in Google Maps for Business to [...]

July Pro Tip: Suggested Edits

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Everyone’s favorite part about Google Docs is that it’s so easy to collaborate with others. This avoids multiple versions of the same document floating around. In the past, if you still wanted a collaborator’s opinion, but did not want them to make the edits, you would give them Can comment permissions in the document’s sharing settings. With this new update to Google Docs, you are [...]

Google I/O 2014: Geo Highlights

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Google’s yearly developer conference had very impressive displays of all of its technologies. Of particular interest in this blog post is developer presentations unique to Google Geo Products. Below are the sessions related to Google's Geo products with Google's descriptions of each presentation. I/O Bytes (Short Sessions): “Map Up Your Apps!” with Googler Megan Boundey (5 minutes 47 seconds) Interested in adding Google Maps to [...]

Announcing Google Drive for Work

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On Wednesday, Google announced a significant addition to it's enterprise applications: Google Drive for Work. Google Drive for Work is accessible via all platforms and on all major mobile devices. It includes the ability to preview, create, edit and and collaborate with any number of files. You can work in native applications such as Docs and Sheets or even make changes to Office documents. You [...]

Pro Tip: Making Phone Calls from Google Hangouts

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Back in April we gave you 10 great tips for using Google Hangouts. In this month’s Pro Tip, we want to expand on that and show you how to make calls directly from Google Hangouts. You can place calls to landlines and mobile phones. Calls to the US and Canada for free! Other calls may be made at a low cost. Why use your cell [...]

The Sky is the Limit for Google Maps + Skybox Imaging

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Google announced this week that it has entered into an agreement to buy Skybox Imaging for $500 million. What does this mean for the future of Google Maps? Potentially, access to sub-meter resolution satellite imagery and high-definition video of global operations, which would result in satellite imagery on Google Maps and Earth being updated more regularly.  Skybox Imaging started as a business plan written as [...]

Google Chromebox for Meetings Review

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Sometimes communicating with your colleagues and customers is more effective when you can connect face-to-face. If this personal approach is important to your business and ideal for your employees, shouldn't your video conferencing system facilitate the process of connecting instantly and collaborating with others? If your current solution is complicated, unreliable, and inaccessible for most of your organization, it may be time to evaluate Chromebox for [...]