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Top 10 Google Drive Updates of All Time

On Tuesday, April 24, 2012 Google launched Google Drive, the long-awaited storage and collaboration platform. To compete with the likes of Dropbox and Box, Drive in its earliest iteration allowed Apps users to create, share, collaborate and store in the cloud at no additional cost. At launch, Drive gave users the ability to: Create native Docs, Spreadsheets, Presentations and Drawings Easily share, comment and reply on native and uploaded files ..more
Source: BetterCloud Blog
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Quickly find available contacts in Google Hangouts

Chatting inside of Gmail was completely redesigned with the introduction of Google Hangouts. We love Hangouts, but until now a few features were missing that made it hard to quickly (…) ..more
Source: Google Gooru
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Back to School with FlashPanel: Preparing Your Google Apps for Education Domain

With thousands of Google Apps enabled schools starting back soon, faculty and staff members are busy preparing for students’ return. Welcoming a new class means creating additional user accounts–sometimes hundreds or thousands–cleaning up old accounts, documents and files, and much more. In order to assist IT during this often tedious process, we came up with a list of common back to school tasks and ways that FlashPanel can help. Provision ..more
Source: FlashPanel Blog
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New Google Slides app for iOS brings even more Microsoft Office integration

Google has made a strong push over the last several months to bring more integration between Docs, Sheets and Slides and Microsoft Office files. While Slides has somewhat lagged behind (…) ..more
Source: Google Gooru
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How Google is Disrupting the Enterprise (Again) with Hangouts

When Google launched Talk in 2005, the company changed the way many of us communicate. The downloadable application allowed users to instant message quickly and easily. Definitely not revolutionary technology (long before Talk I was an early adopter of AOL’s AIM service), but still the application introduced millions to another Google product and paved the way for the company’s unified communications platform. In 2006, Google rolled Talk into Gmail, making ..more
Source: BetterCloud Blog
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Picking the Perfect Team: Using Apps in Combination

Emily is a Marketing Specialist at Lucid Software. She loves discovering new ways to work smarter. The best way to complete a complicated task with diverse needs? Give it to a stellar team. A well-assembled team of people, whether it’s the Guardians of the Galaxy or the 1980 USA Hockey team, can accomplish almost anything. But teams don’t have to be made up of just people. A great team can ..more
Source: BetterCloud Blog
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How to add video calls to Google Calendars

An update is making it’s way to Google Apps domains on the scheduled release track, adding the ability to join a Hangout directly from a Google Calendar event. Hangouts, especially (…) ..more
Source: Google Gooru
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How to add a file to multiple folders in Google Drive

Update: Thanks to several of our followers on Google+ for pointing out that you can open the ‘Add to’ menu in the new Google Drive by using the keyboard shortcut shift+z after you’ve (…) ..more
Source: Google Gooru
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Adding trendlines to charts in Google Sheets

With Google Sheets, you can store data and visualize it with great looking charts, but you haven’t really been able to quickly identify trends in that data. That changed this (…) ..more
Source: Google Gooru
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Introducing FlashPanel’s Domain Health & Insight Center

Try FlashPanel Free for 30 Days —–> Click here One of the main responsibilities of a Google Apps Admin is to ensure all areas of your Google Apps domain are (…) ..more
Source: Google Gooru
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Recapping Google Atmosphere Sydney & Tokyo: What We Learned

Taylor Gould is BetterCloud’s VP of Marketing. Follow Taylor on Google+ here. This year, BetterCloud was invited to sponsor both Google Atmosphere Sydney and Tokyo, two events in a global series that aim to transform the way people work by helping organizations take advantage of technological advancements and cultural changes in the workplace. Last month, I was fortunate enough to travel to both Australia and Japan to learn how these ..more
Source: BetterCloud Blog
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3 Steps to Setup Google Chromebox for Meetings

In February of 2014, Google released Chromebox for Meetings, a combination of a high-definition camera, external microphone / speaker, remote control and a Chromebox. This created the very first business (…) ..more
Source: Google Gooru