Google Delivers Stand-Alone Android Calendar App
Google today released a new, stand-alone Calendar application for the Android platform. According to Google, the new Google Calendar is the same software that was previously only available to the Nexus S and Galaxy Nexus. It includes features such as the ability to snooze events from the pop-up notification; send preset messages to event attendees; pinch-to-zoom in/out of individual days; and set a home time zone for use when traveling. The new Google Calendar app is available to all handsets running Android 4.0.3 and up. It is a free download from the Google Play Store.
Google Calendar, Sheets, Now On Tap Gain New Tools
Google has updated a slew of its mobile apps this week, adding new features to Google Calendar, Sheets, and Now On Tap for Android devices. To start, Google Calendar made it easy to see when you're free when scheduling a new event.
Google Calendar Can Help Find Time for Goals
Google has updated its Calendar app for Android and iOS devices with the ability to schedule time for personal goals. Goals are activity based, such as working out or playing an instrument.
Google Calendar for iOS Schedules An Update
Google today released an update to its Calendar app for iOS devices. To start, the app has a new 7-day view that gives users a glance of their weekly schedule, and now lets people more easily customize their weekly view.
Google Calendar for Android Can Now Help Groups Schedule Meetings
Google today announced a new feature for its Calendar application for Android that makes it easier for groups to schedule meetings. This tool is being made available to Google Apps for Work and Edu users, who more commonly need to schedule group events.
Google Calendar to Auto-Dial Conference Passcodes
Google Calendar for Android devices will soon help people dial-in to conference calls with fewer steps and less frustration. When users dial the conference call number through the Calendar app, the app will automatically add the conference passcode to connect to the right call.