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 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.
Google Contacts Gains More Editing Powers
Google recently updated the Contacts application for select Android devices and made it easier to edit contact details. Most significantly, Google expanded the app's availability from just Marshmallow to Lollipop.
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.