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Unexplained Google Docs Bug Locking Users Out Of Drafts

10/31/2017, If you’re a frequent user of Google Docs you might have experienced this today. Many users have taken to social media to report an unexplained Google Docs bug that’s locking them out of their drafts when they try to edit the documents. Not...

Google Drive Updated To Play Nicely With Apple’s ‘Files’ App

10/01/2017, One of the key new features of iOS 11 is the introduction of the “Files” app. This app finally brings about a way for iOS users to better manage their files on their device, whether it be stored in iCloud, Dropbox, or Google Drive, all within one...

Google Drive For PC/Mac Will Be Replaced With Backup And Sync

09/08/2017, The Google Drive app for the PC and Mac has been around for a very long time and basically provides users with access to their Drive account and files without having to go through the web interface. Unfortunately it looks like the app will soon be going...

Google’s New Backup And Sync Desktop Client Is Now Available

07/12/2017, Back in June, Google announced a new tool that would be coming to Google Drive in the form of Backup and Sync, which is basically a more robust way offered by Google to help backup the contents of your computer onto their services such as Google Drive and...

Google Drive’s ‘Backup And Sync’ Feature Delayed

07/02/2017, A couple of weeks ago, Google announced an upcoming feature for Google Drive called Backup and Sync. Basically what the idea of this feature is that it will help users backup their entire computer, and will be replacing the standard Google Drive and...

Google Drive Will Soon Backup Your Entire Computer

06/14/2017, Google Drive is one of the many cloud storage services available at the moment, and for the most part it does a great job of backing up your documents and photos in the cloud. However if you wanted to use it to backup more things on your computer, like...

Backup And Sync By Google Makes Drive For PC/Mac Much Better

06/14/2017, There’s already a desktop tool available for Google Drive on PC and Mac. However, it’s limited in the functionality that it offers in that it only monitors one folder and backs up files whenever that folder is updated. Google is now making...

Google Drive Billing Now Linked To Google Play

01/02/2017, If you’re the type that prefers to have one account handle their subscriptions, you’ll be pleased to learn that Google Drive storage billing is now linked to Google Play. This was previously announced by Google, but as noted by the folks on Reddit...

Google Drive Now Offering Annual Billing With Discounts

12/21/2016, Most services that charge a subscription tend to offer users discounts if they were to purchase a year’s worth. This is because this more or less locks the user in for the entire year, guaranteeing that the customer will be sticking around. The good...

Google Drive Backups Tab Is Now Showing Up

12/08/2016, Google Drive is Google’s answer to cloud storage and is used to store all kinds of files, including backups for your phone, such as installed apps, device settings, call history and more. However while your Android backups are saved to Google Drive, for...

Google Drive Support Finally Comes To Outlook.com

09/18/2016, Microsoft has made sharing even easier for people who use its Outlook.com service by adding support for Google Drive. The Outlook for iOS and Android apps already provide Google Drive access to users but Microsoft hadn’t opened up Outlook on the web...

Google Drive Gets Better At Managing Duplicate Files

09/06/2016, Google Drive is one of the most widely used cloud storage services and that’s because everyone who makes a Gmail email address gets a whole bunch of cloud storage space for free. One of the most common uses of Google Drive is to store documents...

Google Drive And Evernote Integration Makes Capturing Ideas Easy

05/12/2016, There are a variety of apps and services that you can use to quickly capture and work on your ideas, and now two of the most used services have joined forces to provide you with an even better experience. Google Drive and Evernote integration has been...

Google Drive Lets Users Pick Which Folders To Sync

04/15/2016, The other day Google pushed out an update to its Google Photos app that basically allowed users to select which photos they want to backup. If you’re looking to upload photos in their original resolution that’s above 16MP, this feature will help you...