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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...

Google Docs Now Lets You Share Files With Expiration Dates

03/17/2016, Google Docs is a great online resource for sharing documents with multiple users and collaborating with them in real-time. Document owners have full control over who they want to provide access to which they can then revoke once the job has been done....

Gmail Gets Visual Cues For Improving Security

02/09/2016, A couple of new visual cues have been added to Gmail today as part of Google’s celebration of Safer Internet Day. For now on, Gmail is going to flag emails from non-encrypted sources. Gmail users who send or receive messages from email providers...

Google Offers 2GB Free Storage Again For Security Checkups

02/08/2016, Google already offers 15GB of free Google Drive storage for everybody, there are paid options available to those who want more storage, but last year it offered an additional 2GB free to all users if they did a security checkup of their account. It hardly...

Google Drive Updated To Make Searching Easier & Faster

12/09/2015, If you are a heavy user of Google Drive, there is a good chance that over the years you might have amassed quite a fair bit of files, photos, and documents. However if the previous method of searching for files was a bit too inefficient for your liking,...

Google Drive VS Dropbox

10/27/2015, In the cloud storage industry, Google Drive and Dropbox are fierce competitors. Both offer a reliable service with millions of users world wide. Although, most of their features are similar, there are many unique features that you should consider while...

Google Drive Is Facing Service Disruptions

10/09/2015, If you’re trying to access Google services like Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, and/or Slides but you’re finding them incredibly slow to load or not loading at all, don’t worry it probably isn’t your connection. According to various reports and the...

WhatsApp Backup To Google Drive Is Official

10/07/2015, Earlier this year it was reported that one of the features made available to some WhatsApp Android users was the option to backup their chat logs and media files onto Google Drive. For Android users and those who use Google Drive frequently, this option...

Google Drive For iOS Updated, Will Back Up Your Photos And Videos

10/02/2015, With the release of Google Photos on iOS, the app basically allowed iOS users to automatically back up their photos and videos onto Google. This is a free back up option as long as your photos are below a certainly megapixel resolution. Sounds good,...

Google Drive Launches Desktop Apps Directly

07/21/2015, The folks over at Google have a knack of making their apps and services feel as though they are an indispensable part of computing life. After all, how many of us are able to say that we would be all right without Gmail? I am also quite sure that a number...

Google Drive Now Lets You Put More Restrictions On Shared Files

07/15/2015, It’s very easy to share a file with multiple people using Google Drive, everything is stored in the cloud and people can access it using their computers or mobile devices wherever they might be. However it wasn’t possible until now to prevent...

Google Brings Photos And Files Together In Drive

03/30/2015,   Looking through your old Google+ photos is going to become a lot more easier now. Google is about to sync the photos with Google Drive and they will soon show up there. Starting from today, Google+ photos will be available in the Drive. Google has...

Google Drive May Soon Be Tasked With Backing Up Photos

03/08/2015, Google still hasn’t figured out social. The network it has been trying to hawk for years, Google+, will now be split up into individual services. The man who was leading the charge, Vic Gundotra, has already left the company. Bradley Horowitz is now...

Google Giving 2GB Extra Drive Storage With Security Checkups

02/10/2015, Its kind of hard to keep track of all the different days people celebrate around the year so if something attached to those days slips through the cracks it is often understandable. Google’s latest announcement though isn’t going to slip...