Google to Shutter Old Versions of Drive for Android and iOS
Google today warned that it intends to shut down old versions of Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides for Android and iOS devices. On April 3, Google will shutter Drive version 2.4.311 and Docs, Sheets, and Slides versions 1.6.292 for Android devices. Similarly, it will can Drive version 4.16 and Docs, Sheets, and Slides versions 1.2016.12204 for iOS devices. Google says people still using these legacy versions of its core productivity apps will be prompted to update them beginning March 1 and all functionality will cease a month later. Google said the change won't impact the web/desktop variants of these apps. The search giant encourages users to update to the latest versions of these apps as soon as possible.
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Google today rolled out new features for its Sheets spreadsheet application. Most of the new features target the desktop-based version of Sheets.
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Google has renamed and reorganized a number of its service offerings for business customers. Moving forward, Google Apps for Work will be known as G Suite.
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Google has updated Google Slides and given app users more control over sizes and shapes. Google says people will now be able to set the exact size of objects on their slides using a specific numeric value or percentage scale.