Google Drive for Android and iOS Gains Notifications
Google has updated its Drive app for both Android and iOS devices. The Android version of Drive adds notifications for shared files, as well as the ability to request file access and view files from non-Google accounts. The iOS version adds the ability to set custom messages when sharing files, in addition to earning support for audio file playback an reverse chronological file ordering. Google Drive is free to download from the Play Store and iTunes App Store.
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 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 Drive Lets iPhone Owners Save Backups
Google recently made it easier for iPhone owners to save the contents of their devices in the cloud. Google Drive now includes several options within the iPhone app for backing up contacts, calendar events, and photos/videos.
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.