Google Drive for iOS Gains Comment Support
Google today provided an update to the iOS version of Google Drive. Google Drive 1.4.0 adds several new features, chief among them the ability to view, create, reply, and resolve comments within documents. Comments are used to let multiple people collaborate on a single document. The new version of the app also makes it possible to swipe through images stored online. Google Drive 1.4.0 for iOS is free to download from the iTunes Store.
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 Duplicating Google+ Photos in Google Drive
Google today said it is giving people more options for organizing their photos and videos online. Moving forward, all the photos and videos users have stored in Google+ will be accessible from Google Drive.
Google Adds Touch ID Support to Drive for iOS
Google today announced several new features its adding to Google Drive for iOS devices. Drive now supports extensions in iOS 8, which means users can more easily share files to and from Drive.
Google Drive for Android and iOS Given New Features
Google recently updated the Google Drive app for both the Android and iOS platforms. The Android version gains support for Google Now-style voice search to help find files.
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.
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