Tag: Google Docs

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4 advanced ‘smart chip’ tips for Google Docs and Sheets

December 7, 2023

Via: Computerworld

In Google Docs and Sheets, you can add smart chips to your document or inside spreadsheet cells. These are interactive elements shaped like capsules; when you move the pointer over any of them, a card pops open with useful information […]

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Google rolls out generative AI features for Gmail and Docs to first public testers

March 30, 2023

Via: BGR

Google is already expanding its generative AI features for Gmail and Google Docs to the next round of “trusted testers.” In a post to Twitter, the Google Workspace team announced that it is rolling out its new generative AI features […]

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9 handy hidden features in Google Docs on Android

January 27, 2023

Via: ComputerWorld

Few apps are as essential to mobile productivity as the humble word processor. I think I’ve probably spent a solid seven years of my life staring at Google Docs on one device or another at this point, and those minutes […]

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Google’s making it easier to add emoji in Docs

August 29, 2022

Via: The Verge

A few months after Google added emoji reactions to Google Docs, the company’s making it easier to include them in your actual document as well. Today, it announced a new shortcut that lets you easily insert an emoji while writing, […]

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Google Meet improves Hand Raising features

June 18, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Earlier this year, Google announced a revamp of Google Meet, promising a smoother and easier conference call experience than ever. At the annual Google I/O event, we discovered that Meet is being integrated directly into Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides, […]

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Google Docs Update May ‘Unilaterally Kill’ Some Chrome Extensions, Researcher Warns

May 13, 2021

Via: Gizmodo

For a company that’s staring down three separate antitrust cases from several dozen states and the Department of Justice, Google sure seems pretty comfortable issuing update after update that is nothing less than despotic. The latest example comes courtesy of […]

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Google knows that some of its popular apps are not working today

April 12, 2021

Via: HR Hero

Having problems with Google this morning? You’re not the only one. Starting at 9am EDT this morning, just as the U.S. work week was getting under way, complaints came in to concerning Google Search, Google Drive, and Google Classroom. […]

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The best Android apps for team collaboration

May 2, 2019

Via: Computerworld

Working together sure isn’t what it used to be. These days, you don’t have to be in the same conference room — or, heck, even time zone — to work side by side with co-workers. Thanks to the variety of […]

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Google announced the integration with Keep and Docs you’ve always wanted

March 1, 2017

Via: Phone Arena

Google Keep is one of the more underrated stars of Google’s software portfolio. The app is quietly one of the best all-around note taking apps available, and by far the best option that won’t cost you a penny. Now, Google […]

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Google Docs now takes dictation

February 26, 2016

Via: Geek

Google wants you to take a more hands-off approach to getting things done. One way they’re doing that is by making it so you only have to click a single button to compose an entire document. Well, three clicks, anyway. […]

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Dropbox’s Google Docs competitor is launching next year

November 5, 2015

Via: Karissa Bell

Remember ProjectComposer, the mysterious productivity app Dropbox began testing in the spring? It turns out Project Composer was the code name for Dropbox Paper, a collaborative note-taking app that works inside of Dropbox, which the company quietly launched in beta […]

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How to Save your Gmail to Google Drive Automatically

August 3, 2015

Via: Amit Agarwal

Introducing Save Emails, a new Google Docs add-on that will help you easily save email messages and file attachments from Gmail to your Google Drive automatically. The emails threads are converted and saved as PDF files in Drive while the […]