Google Drive Adds Mobile Spreadsheet Editing to Android App
Google today updated the Google Drive application for Android devices. The chief new feature of the updated application is the ability for Android devices to create, edit, and otherwise manipulate speadsheets. According to Google, Android users can also switch fonts, sort data, and resize columns in spreadsheets. Beyond the improved interatcivity with spreadsheets, the new version of Google Drive for Android also improves the ability to copy-and-paste documents, improves document formatting, and adds the ability to edit tables within documents. The new version of Google Drive is a free download from the Google Play Store.
Google Releases Docs and Sheets Apps for Android and iOS
Google today made available stand-alone Google Docs and Google Sheets applications for mobile devices running Android and iOS, including smartphones and tablets. Previously, Docs and Sheets were bundled inside the Google Drive application.
Google Updates Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides
Google today rolled out updates to its core productivity apps associated with Google Drive. The chief new feature is the ability to edit Microsoft Word documents - online or offline - natively with no need for plugins or conversions.
Google Hits Refresh on Docs, Sheets, Slides for Android
Google has updated all three of its Android productivity apps with a focus on notifications. For example, people will now see notifications within their Google Drive Android app whenever someone mentions them in a comment or shares a document with them directly.
Google Eases Drive Functionality for Android
Google today updated its Google Drive application for Android devices with some user-requested features that help the app perform more seamlessly. For example, users who preview files in Drive can open the file directly in their favorite editing program from the preview screen.